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What Rebeca Andrade Posted On Instagram After Her Historic Win In The All Around

Today, Rebeca Andrade became the first gymnast from Latin America to win an Olympic all around medal. It is also the first Olympic medal for...


Today, Rebeca Andrade became the first gymnast from Latin America to win an Olympic all around medal.

It is also the first Olympic medal for a female Brazilian gymnast.

She won silver behind US Sunisa Lee scoring 57.298. 

Andrade was born in 1999. She competed at the Olympic Games where she finished in eighth place with her team and in seventh place in the individual all around.

At this year's Pan American championships, she won the individual all around gold medal. The result which earned her the continental quota spot for the Tokyo Games.

Here is what Andrade posted on Instagram after her historic win:


Google Translate:  They will look and see Jesus shining on you!✨❤️

-Honey flavor

Thank you God, Thank you @franciscogym, thank you family, friends, multidisciplinary team, club and fans! Our medal came!

#Tokyo2020

📸: @rbufolin



Google Translate: This is my trainer, THE TRAINER!

He held all the bars together with me and made me the best athlete/person I can be!

Thank you for never giving up on me and not paying attention to my criticisms!

This is our story, our life and our medal!

I love you and thanks for everything!❤️🙏🏽🇧🇷 @franciscogym

📸: @rbufolin


By Gigi Farid

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