Simone Biles is an American artistic gymnast. Biles is the 2016 Olympic all-around gold medal winner, vault, and floor.
|Simone Biles Bio|
|Famous As||Simone Biles|
|Profession||Gymnastics, Women’s artistic gymnastics|
|Birthday||March 14, 1997|
|Birth Place||Columbus, Ohio|
|Height||4 feet 8 inches (142 cm)|
|Weight||103.6 lbs (47 kg)|
|Body Measurements||32 – 26 – 34|
|Net Worth||$6 million|
|Salary||$316,000 (per year)|
|Born Name||Simone Arianne Biles|
|Shoe Size||5 (US)|
|Eye Color||Eye Color|
|Qualification||High School (2015)|
|College||Due to join UCLA after the 2016 Summer Olympics.|
|Siblings||Ron Biles Jr., Adria Biles, Ashley Biles Thomas & Adam Biles|
|Relationship With||Arthur Mariano & Jonathan Owens|
Born Simone Biles on March 14, 1997, in Columbus, Ohio, she is the third of four siblings. Her mother, Shannon Biles, was unable to care for Simone or her other children—Ashley, Tiffin, and Adria—due to her drug and alcohol addiction, and the children were in and out of foster care.
Kelvin Clemons, Simone’s father, abandoned his family, struggled with addiction, and was not present in his daughter’s life. Shannon’s father, Ron, and second wife, Nellie Caetano Beals, who had two semi-adult sons, Ron Jr. and Adam, temporarily began caring for Shannon’s children in 2000, in the Spring suburb of North Houston, Texas, and later in 2003 the couple officially adopted the two children The younger is Simon and Adria, and Ron’s sister has adopted the eldest of two children.
Ron, Simone Biles’s adoptive father, is originally from Cleveland and is a former air traffic controller, and served in the military with the U.S. Air Force at Randolph Air Force Base in San Antonio and later with the Federal Aviation Administration. Nellie, Simon’s adoptive mother, immigrated from Belize, is a nurse and former co-owner of a chain of fourteen nursing homes in Texas.
Simone Biles is Catholic and also holds Belizean citizenship from her mother. She refers to Belize as her second home.
She was part of the gold-medal team dubbed the Final Five at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. She also won a bronze medal for the balance beam during the Olympics.
Biles is a three-time world champion, three-time world champion, two-time world balance beam champion, four-time US national all-around champion (2013-16), and member of the In the 2014 and 2015 US Teams Gold Medalists at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships. After winning a combined 19 Olympic and world championship medals, Biles is the most decorated American gymnast, succeeding Shannon Miller, who has held that record since 1996.
With her victory in Rio, Biles became the sixth woman to win an all-around singles title at both the World Championships and Olympic Games. With four Olympic gold medals, Biles set the US record for most gold medals in women’s gymnastics in a single game. Bills first tried gymnastics at the age of 6 as part of a daycare field trip. The coaches suggested that she continue with gymnastics. Soon, Biles enrolled in an elective training program at Bannon’s Gymnastix. She began training with coach Amy Borman at the age of eight.
Age, Height & Measurements
Simone Biles is 24 years old. Simone’s height stands at 4 Feet 8 Inches (142 centimeters) and her weight is 103.6 pounds (47 kilograms). Body measurements 32 – 26 – 34 and the sign of Pisces.