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Meet Eythora Thorsdottir - The Olympian hoping to "touch souls" with new gymnastics routine

Eythora Thorsdottir is a gymnast with a focus on the artistic nature of her sport. With a reputation for connecting her routines to the music in a way few others can achieve, the Dutch gymnast with Icelandic parents has become a fan favourite. She provided the best ever Olympic result for the Netherlands when she finished 9th in the all-around at Rio 2016. She's aiming for more success at the Tokyo 2020 Games in 2021, where Thorsdottir will be part of a full four-woman team from her country. The 22-year-old shared with us what drives her, and how the new routine is a groundbreaking one.

Meet Eythora Thorsdottir - The Olympian hoping to "touch souls" with new gymnastics routine

Eythora Thorsdottir is a gymnast with a focus on the artistic nature of her sport. With a reputation for connecting her routines to the music in a way few others can achieve, the Dutch gymnast with Icelandic parents has become a fan favourite. She provided the best ever Olympic result for the Netherlands when she finished 9th in the all-around at Rio 2016. She's aiming for more success at the Tokyo 2020 Games in 2021, where Thorsdottir will be part of a full four-woman team from her country. The 22-year-old shared with us what drives her, and how the new routine is a groundbreaking one.

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