Disney Festival of the Lion King Tumble Monkey is an Olympic Bronze Medalist

Animal Kingdom Tumble Monkey

Characters fly through the air – even bar-to-bar – during the Festival of the Lion King shows at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. And cast member Joey Hagerty is one of the performers who makes it look so easy. Joey is a 2008 Olympic bronze medalist and today he’s sharing how teamwork and gymnastic skills play key roles in putting on a successful show.