Simone Biles Should Not Be Compared to Nadia Comaneci

Simone Biles Should Not Be Compared to Nadia Comaneci

Simone Biles should not be compared to Nadia Comaneci. Both gymnasts won five medals in two different Olympic competitions, but they should not be compared because one was more gracious, while the other has a better technique. The Romanian Gymnastics Legend Comaneci is a Romanian athlete who was born on Nov. 12, 1961, in Onesti, Romania. The gymnast made history at […]

Simone Biles Won First Olympic Title in Gymnastics Individual All-Around

Simone Biles Won First Olympic Title in Gymnastics Individual All-Around

On Aug. 11, 2016, Simone Biles won the Olympic title in the women’s gymnastics individual all-around final. It is the second gold medal that she obtained in Rio, after winning the gymnastics team all-around competition on August 9. It is the second Summer Games in a row, an American athlete has taken the Olympic title […]

Kohei Uchimura Won Gold in Men’s Gymnastics Individual All-Around

Kohei Uchimura Won Gold in Men’s Gymnastics Individual All-Around

On Aug. 10, 2016, Kohei Uchimura won the gold medal at the Rio Olympics in the men’s gymnastics individual all-around final. He defended his first Olympic title that he won four years ago during the 2012 London Olympics. The Japanese obtained the gold medal in the last rotation, after an exercise on the horizontal bar […]