Simone Biles competes in the floor exercise during the senior women’s competition at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
On Saturday Simone Biles Makes History in Competition Gymnast Simone Biles as another one in the history books, this time for a never-seen-before dismount that she completed at the U.S. Gymnastics Competition on Friday. Biles’ gave viewers the ‘Double-Double”, a double-twisting, double somersault dismount off the balance beam! There may be another amazing move by Biles in the future; she attempted a a”Triple-Double” earlier in the day with two flips and three twists in the air during her floor routine. She just missed the landing.
Read Simone Biles became the first gymnast to ever attempt and land a double-twisting, double somersault dismount off the beam.
The 22-year-old put on an epic performance on Day 1 of the US Gymnastic Championships in Kansas City, Missouri.