Simone Biles Becomes First Woman To Win 5 U.S. All-Around Titles
2 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post
Biles wore a teal outfit on Sunday to stand for gymnasts who were abused by Larry Nassar.
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Simone Biles becomes first to win five U.S. all-around titles while honoring sexual abuse survivors
2 monthes ago - By CBS Sports
Biles, a survivor herself, made a powerful statement with her win Sunday in a teal leotard
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Simone Biles wore a special leotard to honor sexual assault survivors at the US gymnastics championships
2 monthes ago - By Business Insider
Simone Biles won the 2018 US Gymnastics Championships on Sunday night.
During the competition, Biles told the Associated Press that her leotard's teal color was meant to honor sexual assault survivors .
Earlier this year, Biles released a statement saying she had been sexually abused by former USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar .
Nassar was accused of sexual assault by more than 100 women, including Biles' teammates Aly Raisman and Gabby Douglas.
In January, he was sentenced to up to 175 years in prison on sexual-assault charges.
After a nearly two-year break from competition, gymnast...
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‘I Stand With Them.' Simone Biles Wears Teal Leotard in Solidarity With Gymnasts Abused by Larry Nassar
2 monthes ago - By Time
Simone Biles did more than just make history Sunday night.
Raising awareness for sexual assault, Biles wore a teal-colored leotard as she went on to become the first woman ever to win five national all-around titles at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships. She purposefully chose the color teal, which is used to raise awareness about sexual abuse, at a time when USA Gymnastics is struggling to respond to the years of abuse hundreds of young athletes experienced at the hands of disgraced former national team doctor Larry Nassar.
The teal-colored leotard “is for the survivors,” Biles, who is a...
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