Posts Tagged: Rio Olympic Gold Medal Winners

Life After Olympics: Simone Manuel

Simone Manuel won 2 gold and 2 silver medals in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio last month. Simone became the first African-American female to win an individual Olympic gold medal in swimming and set an Olympic record and an American record. Simone talks about life after the games and meeting Serena Williams.  

5 Facts You Should Know About Simone Biles

She is only 19 years old but she is the Best Gymnast in the World. Simone was born in Ohio but her mother struggled with addiction and Simone and her sister ended up in ¬†foster care. Here is a few facts you should know. She was adopted by her grandparents She was discovered by her… Read more »