The 14-year-old attends Nativity School in Menlo Park, and trains with San Mateo Gymnastics in Belmont.
Many gymnasts start the sport when they are 4, but Porsche waited until she was 9.
"I know that I'm considered an older gymnast, but I'm OK with that because gymnastics is a very mechanical sport with clear skill requirements," she says. "I understand physics and can control my body to acquire skills at a faster rate than most athletes."
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