LONDON – Gabby has got her gold in the greatest event in gymnastics. Gabby Douglas, the graceful, effervescent 16-year-old out of Des Moines, Iowa, flipped, somersaulted and bounded her way to a gold medal today and perhaps onto the next Wheaties cereal box with a flawless performance at North Greenwich Arena.
Team U.S.A members, Gabrielle Douglas (4th R), Alexandra Raisman (2nd R), Jordyn Wieber (5th R), McKayla Maroney (3rd R) and Kyla Ross (R) celebrate with their gold medals during the women's gymnastics team final in the North Greenwich Arena at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012. Russia's Kseniia Afanaseva is seen on the left. REUTERS/Mike Blake (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS SPORT GYMNASTICS)