Emily AdamsUSA TODAY
- Jade Carey, 21, was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona.
- The Tokyo Games are Carey’s first trip to compete at the Olympics.
- Carey has a chance to compete in the individual event finals on vault and floor exercise.
While the other gymnasts at the U.S. Olympic Trials pulled out all of their best skills and anxiously fought for the chance to compete at the Tokyo Olympics, Jade Carey was completely calm. That’s because Carey’s spot on the team was already guaranteed
Carey is one of the athletes taking advantage of the FIG’s new team structure when she competes as an individual in Tokyo. A vault and floor exercise specialist, Carey should give the U.S. extra opportunities to bring home medals in the individual event finals.[Read more…] about Who is Jade Carey? Get to know U.S. gymnastics’ automatic individual Olympic qualifier