HERO athletes excel on the field and in their community. They have big dreams and are striving everyday to reach their goals. We are proud to fuel them on their journey.
Full Name: Emma Howells
City: Cumming, Georgia
We are so excited to introduce our newest HERO Athlete Emma Howells. She is a stand out gymnast from Gerogia and is a 2017 TOPS National Qualifier! Scroll down to read and learn more about Emma!
What sports do you play?
What is your team/club affiliation?
Fusion Athletic Center
What are your short and/or long term sports-related goals? What is your biggest dream?
To be the best of my ability. I'd love to do college gymnastics or even elite someday.
What has been your proudest moment as an athlete?
So far, making it to national TOPS testing and getting to test at the USA Gymnastics training site/Karyoli Ranch.
What do you think are the three most important qualities needed to succeed as a young athlete?
The ability to concentrate, make yourself do hard things, and laugh
Why is paying attention to your nutrition as an athlete important?
I have to try my best to have a healthy body so I can make my body do all the things it needs to do. Nutrition is key in that.
What is your biggest strength as a young athlete?
I don't take my self too seriously.
Which athlete or person do you look up to?
Laurie Hernandez, Simone Biles