Shawn Johnson stops to pose as she arrives at the 2013 Indianapolis 500 held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday afternoon (May 26) in Indianapolis, Ind.
The 21-year-old Olympic gold medalist was joined by fellow gymnast Jordyn Wieber, 17.
“Everyone keep me updated on the race!!!! I’m so anxious!!! I had to leave and they won’t show it on tv!! #indy500,” Shawn later tweeted.
The day before, Shawn waved hello to fans as she passed by at the 2013 IPL 500 Festival Parade.