Simone Biles

Birthdate: 3/14/1997
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Spring, TX
Club: World Champions Centre
Head Coach: Laurent Landi


Career Highlights

  • 2018 United States Sports Academy Female Athlete of the Year
  • Named the Most Dominant Athlete of 2018 by ESPN the Magazine
  • November 2018 Hickok Belt Award winner
  • 2018 World team, all-around, vault and floor exercise champion, uneven bars silver medalist and balance beam bronze medalist
  • First woman to win four World all-around titles (2013-15, 18)
  • Has won 20 world medals (14 gold, three silver, three bronze), which is the most in U.S history
  • Her 14 World gold medals is the most ever in gymnastics history
  • Most decorated U.S. women's gymnast ever with 25 World/Olympic medals
  • Winner of the USOC's Best of August (2018) Team USA Award
  • 2018 U.S. all-around, vault, uneven bars, balance beam & floor exercise champion
  • First U.S. woman to win five national all-around titles (2013-16, 2018)
  • Four-time U.S. vault champion (2014-16, 2018)
  • Three-time U.S. balance beam champion (2015-16, 2018)
  • Three-time U.S. floor exercise champion (2014, 2016, 2018)
  • Named Sports Illustrated's fittest female athlete in 2017
  • Winner of the 2017 ESPY Awards for Best Female Athlete and Best U.S. Female Olympian
  • Placed fourth on the 24th season of Dancing with the Stars in spring 2017
  • 2016 Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year
  • 2016 United States Sports Academy Female Athlete of the Year
  • 2016 International Sports Press Association (AIPS) Female Athlete of the Year
  • 2016 Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year
  • Named espnW’s Woman of the Year for 2016
  • 2016 Olympic team, all-around, vault & floor exercise champion and balance beam bronze medalist
  • Her four 2016 Olympic gold medals tie the Olympic record for a female gymnast in a single Games
  • Her five 2016 Olympic medals tie for the most by a U.S. gymnast
  • Winner of the USOC's Best of June (2016) Team USA Award
  • 2016 U.S. all-around, vault, balance beam & floor exercise champion
  • 2016 Pacific Rim Championships team & all-around champion
  • USOC's Female Olympic Athlete of the Year for 2014-15
  • Winner of the USOC's Best of November (2015) Team USA Award
  • 2015 World team, all-around, balance beam & floor exercise champion and vault bronze medalist
  • 2015 U.S. all-around, vault & balance beam champion and floor exercise silver medalist
  • 2015 AT&T American Cup champion
  • USOC Athlete of the Month for October 2014
  • 2014 Women's Sports Foundation's individual Sportswoman of the Year
  • First woman to win four gold medals at a single World Championships (2014) since the Soviet Union's Ludmilla Tourischeva in 1974.
  • 2014 World team, all-around, balance beam & floor exercise champion and vault silver medalist
  • 2014 U.S. all-around, floor exercise & vault champion and balance beam silver medalist
  • 2013 World all-around & floor exercise champion, vault silver medalist and balance beam bronze medalist
  • 2013 U.S. all-around champion and vault, uneven bars, balance beam & floor exercise silver medalist
  • 2013 AT&T American Cup silver medalist

Personal Information

Nickname: $imoney
Birthplace: Columbus, OH USA
Hometown: Spring, TX USA
Twitter: @simone_biles

Name of High School: Home School
High School Graduation Year: 2015
Year you began gymnastics: 2003
Favorite Event: Floor
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I went to Bannon's on a day care field trip. While there I imitated the other gymnasts, and Coach Ronnie noticed. The gym sent home a letter requesting that I join tumbling or gymnastics.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Competing and traveling.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: To make the World's & Olympic Teams
Names of parents/guardians: Nellie & Ronald Biles
Names of sibling(s): Ronald II, Adam, Adria
Family members in sports: Adria, gymnastics


Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: History
Hobbies or favorite activities: Shopping & hanging out with friends.
Favorite music: Today's hot hits
Favorite book(s): Hunger game series
Favorite movie(s): Divergent
Favorite TV show(s): Pretty Little Liars & Finding Carter
Favorite Food: Italian

National Competition Results

2018 World Team Selection Camp, Sarasota, Fla. - 1st-AA
2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Boston, Mass. - 1st-AA, VT, UB, BB, FX
2018 GK U.S. Classic, Columbus, Ohio - 1st-AA, BB, FX
2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, San Jose, Calif. - 1st-AA, VT, FX; 4th-UB(T), BB
2016 P&G Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 1st-AA, VT, BB, FX; 4th-UB
2016 Secret U.S. Classic, Hartford, Conn. - 1st-BB; 5th-UB
2015 P&G Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 1st-AA, VT, BB; 2nd-FX; 5th-UB
2015 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-AA, VT, BB, FX; 4th-UB
2014 P&G Championships, Pittsburgh, Pa. - 1st-AA, VT, FX; 2nd-BB(T); 4th-UB
2014 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-AA, VT, BB(T), FX; 4th-UB
2013 P&G Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 1st-AA; 2nd-VT, UB, BB, FX
2013 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 7th-BB; 8th-FX(T)
2012 Visa Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 1st-VT; 3rd-AA; 6th-UB, BB(T), FX (Jr. Div.)
2012 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-AA, VT; 2nd-FX(T); 6th-BB (Jr. Div.)
2012 American Classic, Huntsville, Texas - 1st-AA, VT; 2ND-FX(T); 3rd-BB; 4th-UB (Jr. 2)
2011 Visa Championships, Saint Paul, Minn. - 7th-VT(T) (Jr. Div.)
2011 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 5th-VT(T), FX (Jr. Div.)
2011 American Classic, Huntsville, Texas - 1st-VT, BB; 3rd-AA; 4th-FX; 8th-UB (Jr. 1)
2011 Gliders Elite Qualifier, Riverside, Calif. - 1st-VT, BB, AA; 3rd-FX; 5th-UB
2010 2010 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships (Junior A), Dallas, Texas - 1st -FX, 3rd-VT(T)

International Competition Results

2018 World Championships, Doha, Qatar - 1st-Team, AA, VT, FX; 2nd-UB; 3rd-BB
2016 Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 1st-Team, AA, VT, FX; 3rd-BB
2016 Pacific Rim Championships, Everett, Wash. - 1st-Team, AA
2015 World Championships, Glasgow, Great Britain - 1st-Team, AA, BB, FX; 3rd-VT
2015 Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team, AA, VT, BB, FX
2015 AT&T American Cup, Arlington, Texas - 1st-AA
2014 World Championships, Nanning, China - 1st-Team, AA, BB, FX; 2nd-VT
2013 World Championships, Antwerp, Belgium - 1st-AA, FX; 2nd-VT; 3rd-BB; 4th-UB
2013 USA, Germany, Romania Tri-Meet, Chemnitz, Germany - 1st-Team; 2nd-AA(T)
2013 City of Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team, AA, VT, BB, FX
2013 AT&T American Cup, Worcester, Mass. - 2nd-AA


Videos of Simone Biles

2018 World Championships Balance Beam Final
2018 World Championships Floor Exercise Final
2018 World Championships Vault Final 1
2018 World Championships Vault Final 2
2018 World Championships Uneven Bars Final
2018 World Championships AA Final VT
2018 World Championships AA Final UB
2018 World Championships AA Final BB
2018 World Championships AA Final FX
2018 World Championships Team Final VT
2018 World Championships Team Final UB
2018 World Championships Team Final BB
2018 World Championships Team Final FX
2018 World Championships Qual. VT 1
2018 World Championships Qual. VT 2
2018 World Championships Qual. UB
2018 World Championships Qual. BB
2018 World Championships Qual. FX
2018 World Team Selection Camp VT
2018 World Team Selection Camp UB
2018 World Team Selection Camp BB
2018 World Team Selection Camp FX
2018 Inverview after U.S. Championships
2018 U.S. Championships Day 2 Vault 1
2018 U.S. Championships Day 2 Vault 2
2018 U.S. Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2018 U.S. Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2018 U.S. Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2018 U.S. Championships Day 1 Vault 1
2018 U.S. Championships Day 1 Vault 2
2018 U.S. Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2018 U.S. Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2018 U.S. Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2018 GK U.S. Classic Vault
2018 GK U.S. Classic Uneven Bars
2018 GK U.S. Classic Balance Beam
2018 GK U.S. Classic Floor Exercise
2018 Interview after GK U.S. Classic
2016 P&G Championships Day 2 Vault 2
2016 P&G Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2016 P&G Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2016 P&G Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2016 Interview after P&G Championships
2016 P&G Championships Day 2 Vaults 1 & 2
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault 1
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault 2
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2016 Interview after Secret U.S. Classic
2016 Secret U.S. Classic Uneven Bars
2016 Secret U.S. Classic Balance Beam
2016 Pac Rim Championships Vault 1
2016 Pac Rim Championships Vault 2
2016 Pac Rim Championships Uneven Bars
2016 Pac Rim Championships Balance Beam
2016 Pac Rim Championships Floor Exercise
Interview after 2015 World Champs Event Finals
2015 World Championships Balance Beam Final
2015 World Championships Floor Exercise Final
Interview after 2015 World Championships VT Final
2015 World Championships Vault Final 1
2015 World Championships Vault Final 2
Interview after 2015 World Championships AA Final
2015 World Championships All-Around Final VT
2015 World Championships All-Around Final UB
2015 World Championships All-Around Final BB
2015 World Championships All-Around Final FX
2015 Interview after World Champs Team Final
2015 World Championships Team Final VT
2015 World Championships Team Final BB
2015 World Championships Team Final FX
2015 Interview after World Championships Qual.
2015 World Championships Qual. Vault 1
2015 World Championships Qual. Vault 2
2015 World Championships Qual. Uneven Bars
2015 World Championships Qual. Balance Beam
2015 World Championships Qual. Floor Exercise
2015 Interview after P&G Championships
2015 P&G Championships Day 2 Vault 1
2015 P&G Championships Day 2 Vault 2
2015 P&G Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2015 P&G Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2015 P&G Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault 1
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault 2
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2015 Interview after Secret U.S. Classic
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Vault 1
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Vault 2
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Uneven Bars
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Balance Beam
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Floor Exercise
2015 AT&T American Cup Vault
2015 AT&T American Cup Uneven Bars
2015 AT&T American Cup Balance Beam
2015 AT&T American Cup Floor Exercise
2014 Interview after World Champs Event Finals
2014 World Championships Balance Beam Final
2014 World Championships Floor Exercise Final
2014 Interview after World Champs AA Final
2014 World Championships Vault Final #1
2014 World Championships Vault Final #2
2014 World Championships AA Final Vault
2014 World Championships AA Final Uneven Bars
2014 World Championships AA Final Balance Beam
2014 World Championships AA Final Floor Exercise
2014 Interview after World Champs Team Final
2014 World Championships Team Final VT
2014 World Championships Team Final BB
2014 World Championships Team Final FX
2014 Interview after World Championships Qual
2014 World Championships Qual Vault 1
2014 World Championships Qual Vault 2
2014 World Championships Qual Uneven Bars
2014 World Championships Qual Balance Beam
2014 World Championships Qual Floor Exercise
2014 Interview after P&G Championships
2014 P&G Championships Day 2 Vault 1
2014 P&G Championships Day 2 Vault 2
2014 P&G Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2014 P&G Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2014 P&G Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2014 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault 1
2014 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault 2
2014 P&G Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2014 P&G Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2014 P&G Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2014 Interview after Secret U.S. Classic
2014 Secret U.S. Classic Vault 1
2014 Secret U.S. Classic Vault 2
2014 Secret U.S. Classic Uneven Bars
2014 Secret U.S. Classic Balance Beam
2014 Secret U.S. Classic Floor Exercise
2013 World Championships Balance Beam Final
2013 World Championships Floor Exercise Final
2013 Interview after World Champs Event Finals 2
2013 World Championships Vault Final 1
2013 World Championships Vault Final 2
2013 World Championships Uneven Bars Final
2013 Interview after World Champs Event Finals 1
2013 World Championships AA Final Vault
2013 World Championships AA Final Uneven Bars
2013 World Championships AA Final Balance Beam
2013 World Championships AA Final Floor Exercise
2013 Interview after World Champs AA Final
2013 World Championships Qual Uneven Bars
2013 World Championships Qual Balance Beam
2013 World Championships Qual Vault 1
2013 World Championships Qual Vault 2
2013 World Championships Qual Floor Exercise
2013 Interview after World Champs Qual.
2013 Interview after P&G Championships Day 2
2013 P&G Championships Day 2 Vault 1
2013 P&G Championships Day 2 Vault 2
2013 P&G Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2013 P&G Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2013 P&G Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2013 Interview after P&G Championships Day 1
2013 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault 1
2013 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault 2
2013 P&G Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2013 P&G Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2013 P&G Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2013 Secret U.S. Classic Uneven Bars
2013 Secret U.S. Classic Balance Beam
2013 Secret U.S. Classic Floor Exercise
2013 AT&T American Cup Vault
2013 AT&T American Cup Uneven Bars
2013 AT&T American Cup Balance Beam
2013 AT&T American Cup Floor Exercise
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Vault
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Vault
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2012 Secret U.S. Classic vault
2012 Secret U.S. Classic uneven bars
2012 Secret U.S. Classic balance beam
2012 Secret U.S. Classic floor exercise
2010 J.O. Championships Floor Exercise