Some athletes only dream of making it to the Olympics, but track star Christina Clemons qualified after completing the final 100 meter hurdles in Oregon while supporting one of her favorite snacks: Cool Ranch Doritos. “I made the Olympic team with a bag of @Doritos on my ears. Twitter, I need you all to do your thing! School style accessory. Just a few weeks later, on July 12th, the chip brand Christina surprised with a new pair of gold Cool Ranch Dorito earrings and honored them with a nickname that sticks to chips like dip.
“Now I’m OFFICIAL Cool Ranch Clemons. Thanks @Doritos for making it official!” Christina subtitled an Instagram post on Monday. Shortly after qualifying for the Olympic Games, Doritos also sent the athlete two bags of Cool Ranch Doritos with her photo on the packaging and a sweet message of support. “CONGRATULATIONS CHRISTINA. It’s really inspiring to see what you’ve achieved, ”the brand wrote. “From a college track star to your upcoming adventure, your ambition has never died down. Always take yourself to a DIFFERENT LEVEL. We’ll cheer you on with the millions of other fans you’ve inspired.”
Okay, we know that getting into the Wheaties box is one of the highest food-related awards an athlete can aspire to, but being on your own bag of Doritos and receiving a custom pair of gold earrings shaped like one of your favorite snacks ? This is the dream. Check out Christina’s new Chip-inspired accessory here.