Simone Biles Champions Her Humanity—and the Sports World Is Better for It

In August 2019, the impossible was captured on video. Millions watched it, slowed it down, paused it to make sense of what they were seeing: a woman nailing a triple-twist, double backflip for the first time in gymnastics history. To pull off the move, 22-year-old Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles had to complete two rotations…
In August 2019, the impossible was captured on video. Millions watched it, slowed it down, paused it to make sense of what they were seeing: a woman nailing a triple-twist, double backflip for the first time in gymnastics history. To pull off the move, 22-year-old Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles had to complete two rotations…