"We've got spirit, how 'bout you?" is what we assume McKayla Maroney was saying to the Russian gymnasts in her head as the photo below was snapped. In competition Maroney, a member of the gold medal-winning U.S. Olympic gymnastics team, demonstrates poise far beyond her 16 years. But in moments of victory, her youth comes out -- in her enthusiasm and her insane vertical leap.
(Photo Credit: Getty Images)
Writer Willa Paskin alerted us to another rockin' photograph of Maroney earlier this morning with a tweet:
Maroney SWAG d1gvvzwii9pf62.cloudfront.net/1024-long/TX-Nâ�¦ (
— Willa Paskin (@willapaskin) July 31, 2012
What do you think was going through Maroney's mind in the photo above? Tweet @HuffPost Women with the hashtag #MaroneySays and we'll feature your captions in a slideshow here!
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