• Simone Biles calls out new Gymnastics boss over Kaepernick tweet

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    Olympic champion Simone Biles is upset about an anti-Nike tweet from USA Gymnastics interim president and CEO Mary Bono. Bono was appointed Friday to hold the position while USA Gymnastics searches for a permanent successor to Kerry Perry, who resigned under pressure from the United States Olympic Committee in September after spending nine months on...
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  • Simone Biles criticized the new head of USA Gymnastics for an anti-Nike tweet

    Simone Biles criticized the new head of USA Gymnastics for an anti-Nike tweet

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Simone Biles criticized Mary Bono, the new president of USA Gymnastics, for an anti-Nike tweet.
    Bono appeared to be joining the right-wing campaign against Colin Kaepernick , the face of a Nike advertising campaign, because he protested police brutality against African-Americans by kneeling during the National Anthem at football games.
    Bono deleted her tweet and said she regretted it.
    The USA Gymnastics organization is currently embroiled in several scandals stemming from how it handled former sports doctor Larry Nassar's sexual abusing hundreds of women.
    Olympic gymnast Simone Biles...
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