“Heres the thing tho: I wince a little when …

“Heres the thing tho: I wince a little when people hype a gymnast who can do xy and z big value skill when she’s young. Yes, she has the talent…but as we all know talent alone doesn’t always translate to medals. And I get really nervous when juniors throw and compete big skills- it just doesn’t seem like it’s really panning out in the long term career wise anymore. Esp in the US- most of the long time elites weren’t particularly stellar as juniors or level 10s.”