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Laurie Hernandez Had the Best Pre-Balance Beam Routine Moment

Aug. 10, 2016

It was definitely gold medal-worthy

Laurie Hernandez and the U.S. Women’s Gymnastics team crushed their competitors on Tuesday night, winning the gold medal in the team all-around.

The internet’s collective heart soared after Hernandez winked at the judges before starting her stellar floor routine, and now people are taking notice of her moment before the balance beam. The 16-year-old gymnast whispered to herself, “I got this,” seconds before completing her beam exercise which would help the U.S. to bring home a first place win.

The Twitterverse has fallen in love with Hernandez and here are some of the best tweets from her inspirational moment below.

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