Born on 1997, in Columbus USA, gymnast Simone Biles has emerged as a champion in her sport. She and her sister were raised by their grandfather Ron and grandmother Nellie, after their mother’s struggle with substance abuse problem.
Biles soon emerged as a force to be reckoned with at the senior elite level, bursting into the spotlight as the all-around winner sinca 2013. That year, she became the first African-American female athlete to win gold in the all-around at the World Championships.
And she keeps going up!