Simone Biles has made a name for herself in the US and the world for being the most decorated American artistic gymnast. Having won 19 Olympic and World Championship medals and setting a new record in the women gymnastics category for winning 4 Olympic gold medals in a single game Simon Bile has become very popular.
So who is this Simone Biles who probably you chanted her name in Rio Olympics and where did Simone Biles net worth fortune come from considering she is just 20 years. Let’s find out how much is Simone Biles’s net worth in 2018.
Simone Arianne Biles is the daughter of Kelvin Clemons and Sharon Biles who gave birth to her in 1997 in the state of Ohio. Simone has three other siblings, and she is the third born. The father abandoned the family and struggled with drugs addiction, and the mother was unable to raise them too due to alcoholism and drug addiction. In many times the children would find themselves in foster care until their grandfather took them in and started playing the role of the parent even went ahead to adopt them.
Simone hasn’t attended college yet nor went to high school though she has been a homeschooler graduating in 2015.she is a Catholic by religion and she ain’t the only one in the family a gymnast but the sister Adria too is one.
Simone started training in gymnastics at an early age of 8 where she joined Bannon’s Gymnastix. She started off her career at junior level back in 2011 competing in American Classic and U.S Classic in 2011. In 2012 she competed in USA Gymnastics National Champions, U.S Classic and made it to secure a place in the United Junior National team after finishing 3rd all-round, 6th on uneven bars, and floor exercises.
In 2013 she made her senior international debut in American Cup where she finished second. She went ahead to compete in City of Jesolo Trophy in Italy winning a gold medal. She won in 2013 USA Gymnastics National Championships which made her secure a place at the Senior National Team.in 2013 World Artistic Gymnastics championships she won her first World All Round Title becoming the first African American to do so. She won the world all-around championship again in 2014 at 2014 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships and again in 2015 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships.
Apart from that, she has been crowned thrice as the World floor champion, crowned twice as the beam champion in 2014 and 2015, won with her team a gold medal at Rio Olympics and went home with another gold medal for winning in the individual all-round. She also went home with another gold medal after winning on women’s Vault, bronze on the category of women’s balance beam final and won gold again in the women’s floor exercises.
Awards & Achievements
Simone has broken several world records such as becoming the first woman to win four Olympic gold medals in a single Games, won five medals in Olympic Games one being bronze. In total, she has won 19 World Championship and Olympic medals.
Net Worth of Simone Biles
Simone Biles net worth amounts to $2.6 million. Simone Biles net worth fortune has been earned through cash prizes and other winnings considering she has won 19 Olympic and World Championships. Another Simone Bile net worth booster income stream is endorsements deals from companies such as Hershey, Kellogg’s, Nike, Core Power, and GK Elite.
Having been chosen on the list of BBC 100 women, person of the year by Times Magazine and ESPY Simone is truly a hero to many women. She might be 20 years old but be assured in 5 or 10 years from today Simone Biles net worth figure will have skyrocketed, and she deserves every single dime for her drive and hard work.