Roughly a month from the start of the 2012 Olympics, Gabby Douglas is a serious contender for a spot on the U.S. women's gymnastics team.
So what exactly makes this 16-year-old tick?
How about a fitting nickname for her high-flying aerial tricks?
Or spending the past two years away from the friends and family she's known for most of her life?
That's just a sampling of what makes her Gabby Douglas. Here are 10 things to know about one of America's potential stars.