She’s an American gymnast that has shone in several events where she has participated. Actually, Gabrielle is the initial African American gymnast who emerged as the all round victor in Olympics in individual events. In the Olympics, she is the first gymnast that has won the gold in “team competitions” and “individual all round champion”. In the 2011 World Championships, she was among the members who won the gold for the United States team.
Gabrielle Douglas Net Worth $3 Million
Gabrielle Douglas has acquired her fame and wealth from her favourite sport, gymnastics. Her first National event was the “Nastia Liukin Supergirl Cup” in the year 2010, that was a level-10 meet held at Worcester, Massachusetts. She won the silver medal in Junior National Championship on Balance Beam in 2010. Again in 2012, she won the Gold in Uneven Bars at the “Pacific Rim Championships”. A well-known cornflakes company “Kellogg” announced to feature her with her Gold medal on unique boxes of corn flakes. In 2012, Gabrielle has released her autobiography named “Grace, Increase and Glory: My Leap of Faith”.
Gabrielle Douglas is the daughter of Natalie Hawkins and Timothy Douglas. She joined gymnastics courses at the early age of 6 when her older sister Arielle and their mother decided to give her gymnastics training. Coach Dana Walker coached Gabrielle in Virginia Beach. At the 2004 Virginia State Championship, she won the degree-4 all round gymnastics at the age of 8.