Gaukhar Akhmetova-Atherton has been doing acrobatics since age 4, and performed Cirque du Soleil’s Varekai for five years. She’s taking a break to focus on her three kids, but she won’t stop practicing her incredible routines.

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Gaukhar Akhmetova-Atherton has been doing acrobatics since age 4, and performed Cirque du Soleil's Varekai for five years. She's taking a break to focus on her three kids, but she won't stop practicing her incredible routines. Story and editing by Alana Yzola Follow INSIDER People on FacebookFollow INSIDER on YouTubeJoin the conversation about...