Simone Biles: the must-watch Olympian gymnast

The phenomenal 19-year-old American gymnast has just led her team to gold medals in Rio

You’ll have heard a lot of people talking about Simone Biles recently – the phenomenal 19-year-old American gymnast who’s just led her team to gold medals in Rio. But if you’ve not been glued to the telly, the chances are you haven’t actually seen her compete because the International Olympic Committee has banned the creation of GIFs and other micro videos (annoying, but something to do with broadcaster’s exclusive rights). So here’s a link to the floor display that’s got her to the individual all-around final, on tonight at 8pm. It’s relatively short, but if you don’t have time to watch the whole thing head to 25 seconds in. It’s spectacular.

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