Why Is Simone Biles the World’s Best Gymnast? | Rio Olympics 2016 | The New York Times


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  • Lolli Popp
    Lolli Popp  2 days back

    Drugs do not make you the best.Cheaters are scum.

    • Eugene Joseph
      Eugene Joseph  5 days back

      I can barely flip a toast yet alone back flip

      • OgoLord Group
        OgoLord Group  6 days back

        "No body has come close to her" oh my goodness, Simone Biles 🙌❤❤❤❤❤❤❤

        • Morgan Olfursson
          Morgan Olfursson  1 weeks back

          Thank you for avenging Surya Bonali.

          • Morgan Olfursson
            Morgan Olfursson  1 weeks back

            Boy if she were white she would be celebrated as the greatest athlete in the world. We all know , she is the best, all except some judges .

            • Kiran Paunikar
              Kiran Paunikar  2 weeks back


              • Kiran Paunikar
                Kiran Paunikar  2 weeks back


                • Noah123 Jackson
                  Noah123 Jackson  3 weeks back

                  I think the most iconic thing about Simone is

                  Her smile

                  • Nishka Modi
                    Nishka Modi  3 weeks back


                    • Nick Moly
                      Nick Moly  4 weeks back

                      Wow good for her

                      • Kazzlove
                        Kazzlove  4 weeks back

                        She wasnt before the other girl was the best gymnast until she wasnt so she kinda copied her which im annoyed with

                        • Geeta Gill
                          Geeta Gill  1 months back

                          Truly spectacular! 💕

                          • YouareIandIAMYou
                            YouareIandIAMYou  1 months back

                            She is not from earth. It's like defying the laws of gravity.

                            • kate
                              kate  1 months back

                              her coach has 2 different color eyes so cool

                              • A G
                                A G  1 months back

                                Not a gymnast, she is totaly on drugs... Doping 101 %

                                • Maddie's Literary Corner
                                  Maddie's Literary Corner  1 months back

                                  I love Simone!

                                  • thomas frimpong
                                    thomas frimpong  2 months back

                                    is she the G.O.A.T ?

                                    • itspennandprics
                                      itspennandprics  2 months back


                                      • itspennandprics
                                        itspennandprics  2 months back


                                        • isidora GZ
                                          isidora GZ  2 months back

                                          i love simone and katelyn ohashi 💞

                                          • Anusha Nayak
                                            Anusha Nayak  2 months back

                                            lmao and im learning a front handspring at 15

                                            • Seymone Bovell
                                              Seymone Bovell  2 months back

                                              She got my name just that mines is seymone

                                              • Ingrid Johansson
                                                Ingrid Johansson  2 months back

                                                I bet she has a great digestive system . If you understand how digestion works in the body, you will understand why I say this

                                                • Dxllie Kxx
                                                  Dxllie Kxx  2 months back

                                                  It’s scientifically proven that black people have like stronger hamstrings or sum like that, that’s makes them capable of jumping higher, running faster that the average person

                                                  • Vid
                                                    Vid  2 months back

                                                    lol and where did you find this scientific information?

                                                  • Dxllie Kxx
                                                    Dxllie Kxx  2 months back

                                                    Tali I didn’t have to ThiNk aBoUt iT, Ik the history

                                                • Amy Hudson
                                                  Amy Hudson  2 months back

                                                  Simone Biles is my idol she got me started on gymnastics and I never give up if I'm trying to get a new skill and then I get a new skill

                                                  • mistracy39
                                                    mistracy39  2 months back

                                                    Probably because "she's" a transgender creature deceiving the masses .. just like the rest of Hollywood!

                                                    • Kareem Russell
                                                      Kareem Russell  2 months back

                                                      Because she is

                                                      • Arjayjolan1
                                                        Arjayjolan1  2 months back

                                                        Still Nadia Comaneci marks the first no one ever...she’s the no 1 gymnast of the world the record first perfect 10

                                                        • Lotte de Bruyn
                                                          Lotte de Bruyn  2 months back

                                                          Dope. Such a badass!

                                                          • Pound4Pound
                                                            Pound4Pound  3 months back

                                                            Love her

                                                            • Iyahnna Lodge
                                                              Iyahnna Lodge  3 months back

                                                              I love her so much she is amazing 😉😍😍😍

                                                              • diamolynmobile notary
                                                                diamolynmobile notary  3 months back

                                                                She could use me as a coach!

                                                                • Seher Shazad
                                                                  Seher Shazad  3 months back

                                                                  Sis I can't even do a forward roll

                                                                  • Madam_Meow99
                                                                    Madam_Meow99  3 months back

                                                                    So what the judges do is NOT give her the bonus points to make things fair and less dangerous! B.S.!! If she were white and/or Russian or Romanian this wouldn't be an issue.

                                                                    • nofunone1
                                                                      nofunone1  3 months back

                                                                      where we should have always been at the top they are were they belong at the bottom

                                                                      • Esther Georgina
                                                                        Esther Georgina  3 months back

                                                                        This year it’s five world championships she has won haha

                                                                        • Mykaela Misajon
                                                                          Mykaela Misajon  3 months back

                                                                          I thought that Katelyn was the World's most best gymnast but good job Simone! Great tricks 😊

                                                                          • John Paul
                                                                            John Paul  3 months back

                                                                            Mykaela Misajon no she isn’t. Simone is way better than her.

                                                                        • piaoliang jiejie
                                                                          piaoliang jiejie  3 months back

                                                                          Shes a GYMNAST Genius !

                                                                          • Hello Corona
                                                                            Hello Corona  3 months back

                                                                            She's not

                                                                            • Nigel Anderson
                                                                              Nigel Anderson  3 months back

                                                                              THE BLACK WOMAN IS GOD

                                                                              • Nigel Anderson
                                                                                Nigel Anderson  2 months back

                                                                                @Tali I DON'T. CARE WHAT YOU THINK, I KNOW WHAT I KNOW.

                                                                            • Татьяна Б
                                                                              Татьяна Б  3 months back

                                                                              Cause she uses drugs

                                                                              • Roshan Gurung
                                                                                Roshan Gurung  3 months back

                                                                                Katelyn Ohashi has beaten her.

                                                                                • Angry Grizzly
                                                                                  Angry Grizzly  3 months back

                                                                                  Nadia is the best of all time.

                                                                                  • Shimron Netia
                                                                                    Shimron Netia  3 months back

                                                                                    that is a girl from this motherland

                                                                                    • Toni Allen
                                                                                      Toni Allen  3 months back

                                                                                      Simone Biles is the best gymnastics in y u.s.a

                                                                                      • Jasmine Lewis
                                                                                        Jasmine Lewis  3 months back

                                                                                        Go Simone!!

                                                                                        • Jean Lance
                                                                                          Jean Lance  3 months back

                                                                                          We r there'

                                                                                          • Blaynie Bo
                                                                                            Blaynie Bo  3 months back

                                                                                            3yrs later just won her 25th at worlds