With a combined total of 32 Olympic and World Championship medals, Biles is the most decorated gymnast in her generation. Biles’ seven Olympic medals also ties Shannon Miller for the most Olympic medals won by an American female gymnast.
What Olympics has Simone Biles been in?
Before Tokyo, Biles also competed in the Rio Olympics in 2016, where she won five medals in team, all-around, vault, and floor events. She also won bronze on the balance beam in 2016, mirroring her beam placement in Tokyo after an exhilarating comeback performance.
What gymnast has been to the most Olympic Games?
Eight-time Olympian Oksana Chusovitina competed in artistic gymnastics at every Olympics from 1992-2020. She continues to compete in her early 40s in a sport where few competitors continue past their mid-20s or compete at two or three Olympics.
Who are the top 3 gymnast in the world?
World Artistic Gymnastics Championships
|1||Simone Biles||United States|
|4||Larisa Latynina||Soviet Union|
Who is the only athlete in Olympic history to participate in 8 Winter Olympics?
Notes: Noriaki Kasai, of Japan became the first athlete in history to participate in eight Winter Olympics when he took part in the ski jumping qualification the day before opening of the Games.