— Rita Wieber (@gymmom) July 29, 2012
Security is tight during the Olympics, and it's next to impossible for parents to get down to their athletes right after the competition. Though Jordyn is one of the world's most talented gymnasts, she's still her mother's baby, and mothers always know when their babies need a hug. Rita Wieber couldn't immediately hug her crying daughter, so she sent her a hug in the best way she knew how.
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