This Eye on 5 (sponsored by Midwest Gym Supply) features 2016 JO National JRE AA Champion Payton Richards from Aerial Gymnastics. Payton talks about her journey in gymnastics that has taken her to the top of her sport. The road hasn’t been without its struggles including surgery to remove a tumor in her hamstring. Her experience training in the elite arena has helped her to be more focused and determined level 10. Payton is a outgoing free spirit athlete who puts her teammates in front of her and just enjoys the process that is gymnastics.