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Simone Biles

An American Artistic Gymnast

Simone Biles
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Simone Biles is an American artistic gymnast, also known for her gold medal at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. She is an artistic gymnast and generally shines at all-around, floor, and vault gymnastics.

About

Simone is an American gymnast, born on March 14, 1997, in Columbus, Ohio, U.S.A. Simone has achieved a total of 32 Olympic and World Championship medals.

Hence, Biles is known as the most honored gymnast of all time.

Simone Biles| Early Life And Childhood

Biles grew up in Texas, in the Houston metropolitan area. However, Simone and her sister were grown up by their grandparent after their mother struggled with the substance abuse problem.

Biles was interested in gymnastics at age 6 during a daycare field trip to Bannon’s Gymnastix. She remained there for 11 years under the coach, Aimee Boorman.

Biles won gold in the floor exercise and a bronze in a vault at the Women’s Junior Olympic National Championships in 2010 and got into the elite level of competition in 2011.

Education

Biles attended Benfer Elementary School in Harris County. In 2012, she chose to switch from public school to homeschool, allowing her to increase her training from approximately 20 to 32 hours per week.

Like this, Biles acquired secondary education in her home. Likewise, Biles graduated in mid-2015.

Parents And Family

Shanon biles is the mother of Simone. However, She has three other siblings from her biological mother.

But Shanon was unable to care for Simone and her other children due to her struggle with a substance abuse problem.

However, Biles and her sister were taken care of by their grandparents Ron and Nellie. The couple formally embraced Simone and her younger sister, Adria in 2003.

Simone Biles|  Career

Simone Biles verbally committed to UCLA on Aug 4, 2014. She planned to defer enrollment after the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

In Nov 2014, signed her National Letter of Intent with UCLA. In 2015, she declared that she would turn professional and penance her NCAA Qualification to compete for UCLA.

Biles was taking online classes at the University of the People, in business administration and worked as a brand ambassador.

 Gymnastic Career

Biles is also a 5-time World all-around champion between 2013 and 2019 A.D. Likewise, he is a 5-time World floor exercise champion between 2013 and 2019 A.D.

In addition, a 7-time United States national all-around champion between 2013 and 2021 A.D.

Age and Body Measurement

Simone Biles is a 25 years old artistic gymnast and Olympian. She is 4 ft 8 in (142 cm) tall. However, her weight is quite unclear.

Simon’s Lovelife

Simone Biles and Jonathan Owens
Simone Biles and Jonathan Owens.  Source: Google

Simone has been dating NFL star Jonathan Owens since March 2020, They are often spotted on social media looking blissfully in love.

On February 15, 2022, Biles shared that Owens had proposed to her for marriage.

Net Worth of Simone Biles

Biles’s salary as a gymnast is her only source of income as it stands. Simone biles has a net worth of $2M.

Social Media

Simone is an Olympian and gold medalist and a very popular and famous gymnast. So, She has got 6.9M followers on Instagram and 1.7M followers on Twitter.

Simone Biles: Quick Facts

  • Full name: Simone Arianne Biles
  • Born: March 14, 1997
  • Age: 24 years old
  • Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, U.S.
  • Residence: Spring, Texas, U.S.
  • Height: 4 ft 8 in (142 cm)
  • Discipline: Women’s artistic gymnastics
  • Net Worth: $2M
  • Level: Senior international elite years years
  • Years on national team: 2012–2016, 2018–present (US)
  • Gym: World Champions Centre
  • Bannon’s Gymnastix: (2003–2014)A.D.
  • Head coach(es): Laurent Landi
  • Former coach(es): Aimee Boorman
  • Choreographer: Dominic Zito
  • Eponymous skills Biles: Yurchenko half-on, front layout salto with double twist-off
  • Biles (H): double-twisting double tucked salto dismount, double layout half-out, triple twisting double tucked salto

 

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