If you're looking for some #fitspiration, this trending advertisement by Under Armour
will give you the shivers and get you off your booty The 1 minute and 40 second clip is part of their 'Rule Yourself' series, which has also featured NFL MVP Super Bowl champion Tom Brady; NBA MVP Stephen Curry, golfer Jordan Spieth; and American Ballet Theatre principal dancer Misty Copeland last year.
In 2016, it's the USA Gymnastics Women’s National Team that takes center stage and what an inpiring vision they make! Set to the tune of M.I.A’s Mantagi
, the behind-the-scenes training shots will give you a renewed respect for gymnastics and totally drives the campaign's point home: “You are the sum of all of your training, and it’s what you do in the dark that puts you in the light.”
You want to see what raw passion, strength, laser-like focus and skill looks like? Watch these girls, most of whom are under age 20. They are dedicted and fearless as they climb ropes, do backflips and splits, and ricochet between parallel bars.
"Team USA Women's Gymnastics is strong enough to carry the weight of a nation," says the a representative from Under Armour
... we couldn't agree more. This may be the most badass commercial we've seen in recent times, and frankly, we're obssessed.
Go ahead and watch it for yourself: