Simone Biles

Gymnastics

Name: Simone Biles
Sport: Gymnastics
Discipline(s): Artistic Gymnastics
Event(s): Team
Height: 4-8
Weight: 105
DOB: 3/14/1997
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio
Hometown: Spring, Texas
High School: Homeschooled (Spring, Texas) ‘15
Team/Club: World Champions Center
Coach(es): Aimee Boorman
Olympic Experience
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, qualified
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – gold (team, all-around, balance beam, floor exercise); bronze (vault)
  • Years of participation: 2013-15
  • Medals: 14 (10 golds, 2 silvers, 2 bronzes)
  • Gold – 2013 (all-around, floor exercise); 2014 (team, all-around, balance beam, floor exercise); 2015 (team, all-around, balance beam, floor exercise)
  • Silver – 2013 (vault); 2014 (vault)
  • Bronze – 2013 (balance beam); 2015 (vault)
Personal: Daughter of Ronald and Nellie Biles...Has two brothers, Ronald and Adam, and one sister, Adria...Became the first woman to win four straight U.S. all-around titles in 42 years at the 2016 P&G Championships...Selected USOC’s Female Olympic Athlete of the Year (2014-15)...Owns the most world medals in U.S. history (14) and the most world championships gold medals of any female gymnast (10) ...Favorite event is floor exercise...Began gymnastics in 2003...Hobbies include shopping...Favorite food is Italian.

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