24 People You Might See at a Gymnastics Meet (as Told by Cats in Honor of #NationalCatDay)

Did you know that October 29 is National Cat Day?

Well, it is!

So, to celebrate our feline friends, here are 24 people you might see at a gymnastics meet, as told through cats.

The gymnast who arrives without her hair done and needs a team effort to be ready on time.

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The team with the perfectly synchronized warm up routine.

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The parent who is trying to stay awake after hour three of watching the same routines over and over.

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The sibling who is really enjoying the snack bar.

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The judge who is overwhelmed by parents rushing to ask about their child’s score.

giphy cat swarmed by dogs

The uncle who cannot understand the scoring system.

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The coach who over prepares the athlete.

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The volunteers who got roped into running the floor music.

giphy confused parent running music

The gymnast who need a little more time to perfect that vault.

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The grandma who just keeps waving at her grandchild the entire meet.

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And the gymnast’s reaction to perpetually waving grandma.

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The coach who is certain that their gymnast’s score was way too low.

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And the one who is amazed it is so high.

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The booster club president.

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The sibling who forgot their iPad at home.

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The people who insist on taking the entire first row of seating.

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The parent who has two children in the meet in different rotations.

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The gymnast who had a rough meet.

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And the one who had the meet of her life.

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The kid who walks during the handstand contest.

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That teammate that makes sure to high five everyone during awards.

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The happy gymnast who jumps into her coach’s arms.

giphy cat jump into coaches arms

The traditional begging for a new leotard.

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And more hugs from proud family members.

giphy proud parents

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