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Simone Biles Has a Memoir Coming This November and We're Flipping Out

Despite having fallen down the stairs at the MTV Video Music Awards because she "sucks at walking," Simone Biles has proven with her repeated flawless routines that she has one (of many) things: the "Courage to Soar."  Read More »

Simone Biles and the U.S. Women's Olympic Gymnastics Team Won the Gold Medal at the Team Final

The 2016 Olympics women's gymnastics team final results are in, and the U.S. team takes gold in the Team Final event! They were the overwhelming favorite for first place going in, and they delivered. Read More »

Sadly, Gabby Douglas Won't Be Able to Advance to the All-Around Finals

Returning Gymnastics champion and 2012 all-around gold medalist Gabby Douglas will not be allowed to advance and defend her title she won in London four years ago. Read More »

Meet the 2016 Olympics US Gymnastics Team

The Olympic trials for the U.S. gymnastics team concluded yesterday and we finally know which five team members will be heading to Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Games. Read More »

Simone Biles Owns the Gymnastics World Right Now

Last week, we asked, "Who will be America's sweetheart next summer?" as we started to get giddy over the upcoming Read More »

Simone Biles and Gabby Douglas are Poised to Shine in Rio

17-year-old Simone Biles has won more world championship gold medals than any other U.S. gymnast. If she joins gold medalist Gabby Douglas in Rio, the Americans might be unbeatable. Read More »