Local teenager with Down Syndrome takes 2nd in national bodybuilding competition

(WKBT) – A local bodybuilder is celebrating a great showing on a big stage.

Fiona Daniels is the first teenager with Down Syndrome in the entire country to earn a pro card in bodybuilding. She recently competed in her first national competition, and she took home second place in two categories.

News 8 Now first detailed her passion for bodybuilding two years ago, and since then she’s been to five other competitions, winning five categories.