Instagram followers of child actress Xia Vigor were amazed after seeing her latest achievement. As it turns out, Xia is a gymnast and won four medals recently. Fans commended the 8-year-old child star after she won three silver medals and one bronze during the British School Manila Gymnastics Spring Meet 2018. She shared her accomplishment via Instagram.
In the caption she wrote, “3 silvers and a bronze! Yeyyy!!! Thank you coach Michael and Tita Lala for all your patience with us during our training!”
Xia has been sharing glimpses of her training for the gymnastics competition on social media. Last February 17, she revealed that it was her first ever competition for Cartwheel Gymnastics.
She wrote captions such as “Be the girl who decided to go for it! “and “Don’t let the fear of falling keep you from flying!”
At a young age, it seems like Xia is having fun enjoying things regular kids do while being a recognized personality. Can you believe the talent this little kid has? She’s an actress, a student, and now an aspiring athlete.
Xia considers her family as an inspiration in every endeavor that she gets involved in. In one an interview with PEP last year, Xia shared that her British father, Alan Vigor is very proud of her
She was quoted as saying, “’Yung sinabi niya po, ‘Xia, anak, proud na proud ako sa’yo. Sana pagpatuloy mo lang ‘yung ginagawa mo.’”
Xia had her breakthrough as a Kapamilya star when she was declared as the grand winner on “It’s Showtime” segment, “Mini- Me 2”as Selena Gomez’s mini-me. She admits that she considers Selena as her ultimate celebrity idol. She also appeared as guest on various Kapamilya shows and drama such as “Ang Probinsyano”, “Maalaala Mo Kaya”, and “Little Big Shots”.
On 2016, she starred on the noontime drama “Langit Lupa” with Yesha Camille, Jason Abalos, Yam Concepcion, Patrick Garcia, and Ellen Adarna.
However, Xia started to gain global popularity when she joined the talent show “Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids” last year. Netizens were in awe of her cuteness as she impersonated the international pop star Taylor Swift.
What can you say about Xia Vigor’s accomplishment? Do you think she needs to pursue being a gymnast instead of being an actress in the future? Share your thoughts, reactions, and opinions in the comments section below!