Posts Tagged: Simone Biles

Simone Biles Makes History Again! [WATCH]

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… Read more »

Simone Biles Dominates Dispite Kidney Stones [WATCH]

Simone Biles was in the emergency room in Quatar at 1:00 am, yet 17 hours later she dominated the World Gymnastics qualifying round. The Olympic Medalist endured a large kidney stone to win in all four apparatus finals. Simone finished with the highest scores on the balance beam, floor exercise and vault. Watch her floor… Read more »

Medal Winning Olympic Athletes Owe IRS

Team USA Gold Medal winners return home facing a tax bill from the IRS. The U.S.Olympic Committee pays athletes $25,000 for winning Gold, $15,000 for the Silver and $10,000 for Bronze and that cash is taxable.  Winning one Gold Medal brings on a tax bill of $9,000.    

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 »

USA Olympic Gymnastics Trials [WATCH]

Gabby Douglas and Simone Biles are the only two returning Olympians competing for a spot on the U.S. Women’s Gymnastic Team. Trials continue today in San Jose, California. The five-member team will be announced Sunday night.  Simone Biles leads the trials heading into the final competition. Gabby had placed 7th which will be an upset… Read more »

Gabby Douglas & Simone Biles Dominate [WATCH]

Simone Biles made history by winning her 10th Gold Medal at the World Gymnastic Championship. Simone is dominating! The 18-year-old tied the record for the most gold medals by a female on Sunday in Glasgow, Scotland. Gabby Douglas and Simone Biles win big also see Black Girls Rock!