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Working hard becomes a habit; a serious kind of fun. You get self-satisfaction from pushing yourself to the limit, knowing that all the effort is going to pay off. ~Mary Lou Retton

Working hard becomes a habit; a serious kind of fun. You get self-satisfaction from pushing yourself to the limit, knowing that all the effort is going to pay off. ~Mary Lou Retton She was absolutely my hero as a little girl!

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Mary Lou Retton (United States) on balance beam at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics

Mary Lou Retton - American Gymnast  - won gold medal  1984 Olympics - Individual all-around competition

1984 - Mary Lou Retton Gymnastics, Los Angeles Summer Olympics Mary Lou Retton took first in overall, women's gymnastics, at the 1984 Olympics.

Mary Lou Retton was always my favorite!

6 Vintage Photos of Mary Lou Retton

2 perfect on the vault to win. Mary Lou Retton became the first American woman to win the all-around gymnastics gold medal at the Olympics

I had this leotard, y'all!!   Mary Lou Retton

By popular demand. More pix of the pneumatic Mary Lou Retton from the 1984 Olympics as well as the Trials.

"Each of us has a fire in our hearts for something. It's our goal in life to find it and keep it lit."     -- Mary Lou Retton, gold, silver and bronze medalist in gymnastics in 1984

Mary Lou Retton - Gymnastics, 1984 Los Angeles, CA. I desperately wanted to be on the USA Olympic Gymnastic team when I was young.

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50 Gymnastics Quotes- Great gymnastics quotes that you can use to inspire and motivate you from your favorite famous gymnasts, plus a printable version

Mary Lou Retton was born on January 24, 1968 in Fairmont, West Virginia. She trained in Gymnastics with Romanian coach Bela Karolyi and won the American Cup and the U.S. Nationals. At the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles, Retton won a gold medal in the women's all-around. It was the first time a female gymnast outside Eastern Europe won that event. She retired from gymnastics in 1985.

Mary Lou Retton, of Fairmont, was the first female gymnast outside Eastern Europe to win a gold medal in the women's all-around at the 1984 Olympics.

Mary Lou Retton (born: 1968)    1984: Became the first American gymnast to win Olympic gold  The spunky gymnast sprung into fans’ hearts in 1984 when she nailed a perfect 10 on the vault to take home the all-around title at the Olympics. With her memorable performance, Retton became the first American woman to win Olympic gold in gymnastics.

Mary Lou Retton (born: 1968) 1984: Became the first American gymnast to win Olympic gold The spunky gymnast sprung into fans’ hearts in 1984 when she nailed a perfect 10 on the vault to take home the all-around title at the Olympics. With her memorable performance, Retton became the first American woman to win Olympic gold in gymnastics.

Mary Lou Retton and Julianne McNamara- two of my all time favorites!  My husband and I were dating back in their Olympic days and his favorite saying was... Julianne truly can and Mary Lou can do it too!!

Mary Lou Retton and Julianne McNamara- two of my all time favorites! My husband and I were dating back in their Olympic days and his favorite saying was. Julianne truly can and Mary Lou can do it too!