Simone Biles (born March 14, 1997) is an American Artistic Gymnast, Instagram Star, and Social Media Personality from Columbus, Ohio. She is famous for being the 2016 Olympic individual all-around.
Biles remained the part of the gold-medal-winning team titled “Final Five”. They achieved the title at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Furthermore, the young athlete gained worldwide attention after becoming a four-time World all-around champion.
She bagged the title in the year 2013, 14, 15, and 2018. In fact, Simone won the World floor exercise champion four times. She is also the two-time World balance beam champion and the 2018 World vault champion.
Profile, Career, Awards & Net Worth
At the 2012 London Olympics, Biles became the first US female gymnast who was assigned as the flag-bearer at the closing ceremony of the Olympics event.
The 22-years-old gymnast started her senior career and made debut at the 2013 American Cup (a FIG World Cup event). Later, she competed at the 2013 City of Jesolo Trophy in Jesolo, Italy.
On September 17, 2014, Biles got selected to compete at the 2014 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Nanning, China. At the 2015 U.S. National Championships, the gymnast came at the third position and became the second woman ever to do so.
Later, in April 2016, she participated at the 2016 Pacific Rim Gymnastics Championships. The year is the most successful year for her professional career. She grabbed the title the 2016 Rio Olympics and won a gold medal in an artistic gymnastics individual all-around competition.
During the event, she also became the first American female gymnast who earned 4 gold medals at a single games event. Overall, Simons holds the record of being the first athlete to have won 14 medals.
This also includes 10 gold medals at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships. Money Factor: the hardworking and talented Simone Biles’ Net worth is $2 million US Dollars, as of 2019.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Profile
Gymnast Simone Biles was born on the 14th of March 1997 (age 22 years old, as of 2019) in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Her father “Kelvin Clemons” abandoned the family when Biles took birth.
In fact, the athlete’s mother “Shanon Biles” was a drug-addict and was not able to take care of her children. Therefore, Simone was adopted by her maternal grandfather “Ron Biles” and his second wife Nellie Cayetano Biles.
She also has three biological siblings i.e. two sisters Adria & Ashley and a brother Tevin Biles. Adria adopted by Ron as well and others were legally taken by Ron’s sister at a young age.
In addition, Ron’s sons named Ronald Jr. and Adam Biles also became Simone’s brothers legally. As of education, she completed her school education by homeschooling in order to pursue her sports.
Simone graduated in the summer of 2015. Later, She gave a verbal commitment to join the University of California in 2014. But the athlete wasn’t able to continue her college education due to her other commitments.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Spouse
The young athlete initially began a relationship with her boyfriend “Arthur Mariano” in 2016. He is a Brazilian artistic gymnast and a member of the national team. The former couple first met each other at the World Championships in 2013.
Moreover, Simone once stated that Arthur as her international lover during the 2016 Olympics. Mariano also shared a picture of him kissing the gymnast on the cheek with a caption “he saw her first and she is his girl.
However, Biles later claimed that they are just good friends. As of now, she is having an affair with her beau “Stacey Ervin” (fellow gymnast). They started dating each other back in 2017. Simone declared about her love life in August 2017 on Instagram.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Simone Arianne Biles.|
|Profession||Artistic Gymnast, Instagram Star, and Social Media Personality.|
|Famous for||being the first athlete to have won 14 medals including 10 gold medals at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships.|
|Age (As of 2019)||22 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||March 14, 1997.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Columbus, Ohio, United States (but raised in Spring, Texas).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Awards||1. She was named Team USA Female Olympic Athlete of the Year in 2015.
2. won the Glamour Award for the Record Breaker in 2016.
3. received Sportswoman of the Year by the Women's Sports Foundation.
4. In July 2017, she also won the ESPY Award for Best Female Athlete.
5. Teen Choice Awards.
6. won Laureus World Sports Award for Sportswoman of the Year and much more.
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Pisces.|
|Current Residence||Houston, Texas, USA.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/simonebiles/
|Some Important Info|
|Manager||Janey Miller of Octagon Olympics and Action Sports.|
|Debut||In March 2013 at the American Cup.|
|Club||World Champions Centre.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 4' 8".
Centimeters: 142 cm.
Meters: 1.42 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 47 Kg.
Pounds: 103 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||32-26-34.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||3.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Kelvin Clemons.
Mother: Shanon Biles.
|Siblings||Brother: 1. Tevin Biles.
2. Ronald Jr. Biles.
3. Adam Biles.
Sister: 1. Ashley Biles.
2. Adria Biles.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend Arthur Mariano.|
|Boyfriend||Stacey Ervin (2017 - Present)|
|Highest Qualification||High School Graduate.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Zac Efron.
Actress: Scarlett Johansson.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Greece.|
|Love to do||Music, Travel, Cycle, and Photography.|
|Favorite Food||Mexican Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$2 Million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
|Mobile or Phone Number||--|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Simone Biles
- Wikipedia: In 2014, Simone experienced a shoulder injury and was not able to participate in the initial season.
- Her real full birth name is Simone Arianne Biles.
- Currently, Biles is represented by Janey Miller of Octagon Olympics and Action Sports.
- The athlete also does endorsements for brands like Nike, Tide Pods, and Procter & Gamble.
- Furthermore, in 2016, the star gymnast also appeared in the family series named “Mack & Moxy” as Admirable Simone in 1 episode.
- Figure Details: Champion Gymnast Simone Biles’ height is 4 Feet 8 Inches (142 centimeters tall).
- As an athlete, she workouts 2-3 hours in the gym and maintains her weight which is around 47 kilograms (103 pounds). Her gym sessions mainly focus on gymnastic drills and training for various sequences.
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- Biles biological dad served in the American Air Force for 21 Years.
- She has a celebrity crush on Zac Efron (actor and singer) and also posted a picture of Efron kissing on her cheek on her Instagram account (3.4+ million followers).