“With Strength And Perseverance, Simone Biles Carves Herself In Sports History”
She hails from Columbus, Ohio, and has taken the Rio 2016 Olympics by storm! Simone Biles’ exceptional dominance in this year’s Olympic games have set the bar high for the rest of the athletes. Her impeccable mastery of gymnastics has earned her a total of fourteen Olympic medals, 10 of them being Gold!
Biles has become the first African-American to be world all-around champion and the first woman to win three consecutive world all-around titles. Her prowess is undeniable, she is the most decorated American female gymnast in World Championships history.
And now, in the 2016 Olympic games, Simone Biles becomes the Olympic All-Around Gold Winner!
The 1984 Olympic champion was the first U.S. women to win that title, Mary Lou Retton. She has been a sports icon ever since. With perseverance and will power, Simone Biles has forever carved herself in sports history.
Article: NBC Olympics