Sierra Schmidt completed seventh within the 1,500 meters on the U.S. Olympic swim trials on Wednesday, however she received viral approval for her pre-race dance.
As an alternative of tensing up for her massive second, Schmidt busted out one among her choreographed routines.
And she or he’s been doing it for years.
Schmidt stated she needs to be recognized for each dancing and success within the pool.
“One in every of my targets by doing the dancing, not solely in order that I may be much less nervous, [but] additionally to indicate that there are numerous paths to success,” she advised BillyPenn.com.
Schmidt beforehand completed sixth within the 400-meter ultimate on the trials. But when swimming awarded a Mirrorball Trophy, she would have earned it, palms down.