Make every weekend epic with our free Weekender newsletter. Sign up today!

An interview with Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez

Olympic gold medalist Laurie Hernandez attended Hispanicize on Tuesday, April 4. The annual conference, featuring Hispanic influencers, communicators and media personalities, takes place through April 6 at the JW Marriott Marquis in Miami.

Hernandez won the Latinovator Award, which recognizes high-achieving Latinos with inspirational success stories. Talia J. Medina talked to Hernandez about her new book, her performance on ABC's "Dancing With the Stars," and her workout and social-media preferences. 

Copyright © 2018, South Florida