Simone Biles is certainly one of many biggest athletes of all time — she has 4 gymnastics strikes named after her and retains breaking data. So if you’re simply as curious as we’re to get a peek backstage of the GOAT and her coaching, the 19-time World Champion and four-time Olympic gold medalist is starring within the third season of the Fb Watch Versus sequence: Simone vs Herself. It is a becoming title since she’s in a league of her personal in girls’s gymnastics.
The seven-episode docuseries will give viewers an unique look into the challenges Biles confronted after the Olympics have been postponed, forcing her to push her profession an additional yr so she may compete in Tokyo in 2021. The sequence additionally appears again at how Biles has handled the extremely excessive expectations of being such an elite athlete and her journey to being not solely the most effective gymnast she could be, however probably the greatest gymnasts of all time.
Biles mentioned, “My gymnastics profession has been full of loads of ups and downs regardless of what lots of people might imagine, and, in loads of methods, my profession has felt like I have been attempting to show myself to others.” She mentioned that one of many largest causes she desires to come back again for the Tokyo Olympics is “to problem myself to be the most effective Simone I could be for me and, regardless of the end result, share with my followers the method and strategy I’m taking alongside the way in which within the hope that it might assist encourage others to be the most effective model of themselves, too.”
Produced by Faith of Sports activities and directed by Gotham Chopra, Simone vs Herself premieres Tuesday, June 15, completely on Fb Watch — we won’t wait! The primary 5 episodes will run within the lead-up to this summer season’s Olympic Video games, and the ultimate two episodes will air later this summer season. For extra particulars and to obtain updates on Simone vs Herself, head over to the Versus on Watch Facebook Page and when you’re not already a member, be part of The Official Simone Biles Fan Group.
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