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Miss USA contestant hopes to be first Sports Illustrated model with Down Syndrome

A Minnesota lady needs to make waves within the style world by turning into the first particular person with Down Syndrome to be featured within the Sports Illustrated swimsuit problem.

Mikayla Holmgren, 26, is already the first lady with the situation to compete in a Miss USA pageant, a feat she completed in 2017.

“We inform all our individuals who have particular wants or Down syndrome, go forward and do it,” Holmgren stated in Friday’s episode of “PEOPLE (the TV Present).” 

“Simply observe your goals after which do issues.”

Holmgren not too long ago submitted her audition tape to Sports Illustrated, however she’s not shedding any sleep over the result, Individuals stated.

“I simply wait and see,” she reportedly stated, “and fingers crossed.”

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