“I think it’s cute, but that’s not going to be our name,” Raisman said. “I feel like it doesn’t really fit the athletes.”
They’re following in the Fierce Five’s and Magnificent Seven’s footsteps in going for an Olympic team gold medal. The champions of the 1996 Atlanta Olympics played no role in naming themselves, while McKayla Maroney came up with the 2012’s team’s moniker.
Douglas and Raisman were members of the Fierce Five, as well.