Britain’s most decorated gymnast has seen a surge in her sport’s popularity. It’s just not what one might expect.
“We always say ‘get more women in sport’ but actually in gymnastics it’s more boys into the sport,” she told MM.
“There are plenty of boys joining in, and the fact now that they’ve got role models on the international stage like Louis Smith and Max Whitlock, that really helps because parents now also think that gymnastics is for boys as well. …