90 Day Fiance star Avery Mills is feeling nostalgic about her past as this year's Olympics continues. The wife of Omar Albakour proudly shared her shining moment in the sports field back in the day.
Those who follow Avery's journey know that she used to have a pretty active lifestyle before converting to Islam. Now, the reality star is sharing a glimpse of her glory days as a gymnast.
90 Day Fiance: Avery Mills Shows off Athletic Side in Throwback Photo
Looks like this year's Olympics season has brought back some good memories for Avery Mills. The 90 Day Fiance celeb took to Instagram and shared a throwback photo fit for the special sporting event.
Omar Albakour's wife proudly showcased her athletic side with an old photo of herself during a competition. Avery, who was 11 at the time, competed at Junior Olympics and won big.
In the photo, the 90 Day Fiance alum proudly stands on the podium's top spot in her adorable gymnastics outfit. Avery beams with confidence and joy as she wears her gold medal after winning the contest for the first time.
The young Avery Mills defeated at least nine other young gymnasts, which is definitely something to be proud of. "In honor of the 2021 Olympics, here's a picture of the first time I won the Junior Olympics at 11 for gymnastics," she captioned the post.
Avery's Life Before Omar Albakour
Avery Mills' life before converting to Islam and meeting Omar Albakour is definitely nothing short of exciting. The 90 Day Fiance star was a typical American teenager who enjoys physical activities in school.
Avery used to do artistic gymnastics for her school's team. She's also a pro at trampoline and power tumbling at such a young age. Avery used to be an all-star cheerleader as well.
The reality star has several awards under her belt, winning state and national titles. She's even considered an "elite" on three gymnastics events — trampoline, floor, and double-mini.
Unfortunately, Avery Mills injured herself, which forced her to take a break from the competitive sport. She eventually returned after recovering from her injuries. Avery ultimately retired after her last year in high school.
90 Day Fiance: Avery Enjoys New Life With Omar
Despite not being able to do gymnastics again, Avery Mills still lives her life to the fullest. The 90 Day Fiance star has found a new perspective in life after converting to Islam.
Things got even better for her when she met her now-husband, Omar Albakour. Now, the couple is living happily together in America.
It seems the future is bright for them as they both excel in their chosen careers. Omar is close to being a full-fledged dentist in the country.
On the other hand, Avery is doing quite well as a medical assistant. She's also about to finish her healthcare management studies next year.
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