Home / Tag Archives: Simone Biles (page 4)

Tag Archives: Simone Biles

Feed Subscription

GNN EXCLUSIVE — Q&A With Simone Biles

GNN EXCLUSIVE — Q&A With Simone Biles

By Terri Laymon The P&G Championships are set to begin on Thursday with the Women taking the stage for Day #1 competition. We had the great fortune to catch-up with the unstoppable Simone Biles before she was scheduled to compete to ask her a few questions. She has had a rather busy few months recently as she took some time ...

Read More »

Gabby & Aly – An Olympic Gymnast’s Successful Return to Competition

Gabby & Aly – An Olympic Gymnast’s Successful Return to Competition

By Vinnie Silber – GNN Contributing Author A few women have tried it like Kim Zmeskal, Shannon Miller, Shawn Johnson, and Nastia Liukin but they all fell short in their attempt. Gabby Douglas and Aly Raisman are trying it, and by their recent results at the 2015 Secret U.S. Classic, they have succeeded in their attempt at a comeback to competitive ...

Read More »

Simone Biles Turns Pro — Forfeiting Her NCAA Eligibility

Simone Biles Turns Pro — Forfeiting Her NCAA Eligibility

By Terri Laymon Simone Biles has announced today that she has accepted an offer from Octagon Olympic & Action Sports to turn professional and will no longer be eligible to compete in college. Biles tweeted her decision creating an outpouring of encouragement and support. Biles told NBC OlympicTalk, “In order for me to be the best gymnast I can possibly be, I want ...

Read More »

Simone Biles — On Fire!

Simone Biles — On Fire!

By Terri Laymon Results: Junior | Senior Webcast Replays: Junior | Senior | Senior Video Board Feed Videos of Routines: Junior | Senior Interviews: Biles | Douglas | Nichols Photo Galleries: Junior | Senior Simone Biles walks away with the all-around title at 2015 Secret U.S. Classic.  Two-time World and U.S. champion, Biles (World Champions Centre) won the senior all-around title for the second straight year at the 2015 Secret U.S. Classic. 2012 Olympic gold medalist Gabrielle Douglas (Buckeye Gymnastics) ...

Read More »

Unstoppable — Simone Biles New Beam Skill

Unstoppable — Simone Biles New Beam Skill

By Terri Laymon She never ceases to amaze us — that’s right, Simone Biles is set to show-off yet another new skill, this time on balance beam. At the podium training yesterday for the Secret Classic, Biles was warming up her newest skill on the balance beam – front punch with a half twist (Grigoras – “E” difficulty). She’s UNSTOPPABLE! ...

Read More »

Even World Champions Need A Vacation

Even World Champions Need A Vacation

By Terri Laymon She is the two time US National All-Around Champion (2013 and 2014), two-time World All-Around Champion (2013 and 2014), two-time World Floor Champion (2013 and 2014), the 2014 World Beam Champion, and a member of the gold-medal-winning US team at the 2014 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships. This can only be the one and only, Simone Biles. At the age ...

Read More »

Simone Biles discusses Martha Karolyi’s team selfie, U.S. teammates, Q&A

Simone Biles discusses Martha Karolyi’s team selfie, U.S. teammates, Q&A

Gymnastics News Network via Nick Zaccardi – NBC OlympicTalk Simone Biles, in the middle of a four-month break from competition, recently flew to New York for the Sullivan Award ceremony, where she sat down with OlympicTalk to answer questions on a range of gymnastics topics. Biles, the two-time reigning World all-around champion, next expects to compete at the Secret U.S. Classic in Hoffman ...

Read More »

5 Reasons Why Gymnastics Is The Best Sport Ever!

Gymnastics News Network via Anna Rose Johnson – International Gymnast Magazine We all know that gymnastics is the best sport ever. But has anyone ever asked you “Why is gymnastics the best?” Here are some quick answers you can offer to your friends who question your passion. 1. What other sport has so much variety? Artistic gymnastics has everything—from the incredible strength seen ...

Read More »

GNN Power Rankings: Switching It Up – Who goes to Rio?

GNN Power Rankings: Switching It Up – Who goes to Rio?

By Terri Laymon Watch the video HERE – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P7PpQgvDBtY We are now a couple meets into this year of elite gymnastics. As promised, we have seen the return of Olympic Champions Gabby Douglas and Aly Raisman to competition. The US women just wrapped up their meet in Jesolo, Italy and it was great to see the US women finishing strong ...

Read More »

Simone Biles Cleans Up In Event Finals In Jesolo, But Where Were Gabby Douglas and Aly Raisman

Simone Biles Cleans Up In Event Finals In Jesolo, But Where Were Gabby Douglas and Aly Raisman

By Terri Laymon As the Event finals in Jesolo wrapped-up, it was clear that Simone Biles is unstoppable. Biles walked away with three individual gold medal, showing her domination in the gymnastics field. Vault saw three different countries taking the top three spots, Biles showing amazing power performed both an Amanar and a Lopez for a score of 15.525 to ...

Read More »
Scroll To Top