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A motorcade, a caravan, a parade through the streets of San Juan – Puerto Rico pulled out all the stops to celebrate their gold medalist, Monica Puig. See all the best moments, right here!
Puerto Rico pulled out all the stops to celebrate Monica Puig – who brought home the island’s first Olympic gold medal in Rio – along with the rest of the Olympic delegation.
After receiving a hero’s welcome on Saturday the moment she stepped foot on Puerto Rican soil, Puig joined the rest of the country’s athletes and presented the gold medal to the jubilant crowd.
If you missed out on the day-long celebration, you can relive the moments right here with some of the best tweets from Puig, Primera Hora and the Puerto Rican Olympic Committee.