Simone Arianne Biles, famously known as Simone Biles, is an American artistic gymnast. Simone Biles possess a total of Nineteen Olympic medals and World Championship medals, which makes her the most decorated American gymnast. Biles was part of the historic American gymnast team dubbed as the “Final Five”, after claiming the gold medals.
Quick Facts About Simone Biles
Likewise, she set a new American record after claiming her fourth gold medal in the Summer Olympics 2016 held in Rio, Brazil, a feat which previously has never been achieved by an American gymnast.
Mini Bio on Simone Biles
Simone Arianna Biles was born on March 14th, 1997, in Columbus, Ohio. Simone first entered the field of gymnastic when she was just 6 years old. Back then gymnastic was a part of her daycare field trip.
Neither Simone nor the people around her had ever imagined that one day Simone will hold an American record in gymnastic.Simone Biles made her junior debut in gymnastic on 1st July 2011, in the American Classics. She put on a memorable performance and claimed a respectable position in the process.
Later that month she took on an even platform when she participated in 2011 CoverGirl Classic in Chicago. She finished 5th on balance beam and floor exercises and 20th on all round.
Simone Biles made her senior debut in 2013, where she and teammate Katelyn Ohasi performed as a replacement for Elizabeth Price and Kyla Ross, 2012 Olympics gold medallist.
In her first senior performance, Simone claimed the second position in the FIG world event. Moreover, she swept aside the disappointments of her senior debut by claiming the first position in the City of Joselo Trophy in 2013.
Her performances brought several major honours for her and for her country. Her magical performances, and her will to win saw her claim the national all around champion in 2013 and book her place in the senior national team.
The beautiful Simone Biles, measuring 32-32-24, made her debut in the Olympics in Belgium in 2013. She, like always, put in a memorable performance their becoming the first American women to qualify for the all-around and all other major events.
Besides that, she became the first African-American women to with the world all-around championship. Her performances introduced her to the world after she was awarded the Sportswomen of the year award in 2014.
The following two years, 2014 and 2015, brought admirable success for Simone. In these two years, she became more mature with her performances. Her maturity proved vital after she dominated the Olympics games in China in 2014, and helped her national team to claim their second world title.
Personal life and family life
Simone Biles was born as the third of four siblings, Ashley, Adira, and Tevin. She was born to parents Shanon Biles and Kelvin Clemons, struggled with their drug addictions and was never present in the childhood of their children's. Simone Biles grew up in Foster care and was a homeschooler. She graduated from her secondary education in 2015.
Simone Biles is just 19. She has the potential to make an even greater name for herself someday. She has won a numerous competition and has captured gold in it. Her performances and talent have led her to accumulate a net worth of 2 million dollars.