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It’s obvious that right now, most people’s attention is focused on the 2016 Rio Olympics, and because of that, Simone Biles has caught the attention of millions. The 19-year-old American gymnast has already won hearts with her spectacular performance in Rio Olympics 2016.

So, what exactly does a 19-year-old Olympic gymnast make? Enough to buy her own gym, that’s for sure

If your mind is also swirling with questions like, “Simone Biles net worth,” “Simone Biles endorsements,” and “Simone Biles parents” then you have come to the right place, because we will not just provide you with details about her net worth but also other interesting facts.

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Simone Biles Facts

Early Life

She was born as Simone Arianna Biles on March 14, 1997 in Columbus, Ohio. If you are wondering why she looks so young, Simone Biles’ age is just 19 years old. It could also be because she looks so small, and that’s not only because spectators are viewing her from a distance. Simone Biles’ heigh is actually only 4 ft. 8! She was born into parents who could not raise her. Not much is known about Simone’s father, but her biological mother was addicted to drugs and alcohol and unable to care for her children. Simone’s grandparents, Ronald and Nellie Biles, decided to step in and take the custody of Simone and her youngest sister, Adria in 2003.

Simone Biles Net Worth

She had to wait for three long years to finally compete for an Olympic Gold. The wait has been worthwhile, because she certainly did not disappoint the viewers and her American team with her amazing performance on Tuesday. If you are wondering what is Simone Biles’ net worth, then you will be impressed to know that the 19-year-old is already worth $2.0 million! Her strong net worth is due to her hard work, determination and Simone Biles’ commercials. Her dedication to the sport of gymnastics is a strong motivation for people all over the world.

Simone Biles Endorsements

One of the ways athletes earn their net worth is with the help of commercials and endorsements. The same goes for Simone Biles. Her net worth has certainly increased due to Simone Biles’ commercials, deals and also prize money. She is very marketable as her fierce dedication and determination at such a young age. She’s even been a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, as she is an inspiration to young girls everywhere. It is also a possibility that her net worth may even increase up to $3.0 million due to the Olympics this year.

Various Commercials

If you conduct a search for “Simone Biles Tide,” then you would be delighted to find that she did indeed appear in a commercial for Tide. It feature the slogan “Small but Powerful,” which was very fitting for the 4 ft 8 Tide Pod endorser! She was also a part of Procter & Gamble’s ‘Thank You Mom’ commercial campaigns. The commercial majorly talks about her strength and determination, while encouraging youths to go after what you want and to make your dreams come true.

Kellogg’s Special K Brand

If you are a fan of Kellogg’s Special K Red Berries, then you must be aware about her photo on the box of the cereal! In one of the interviews, Simone said that she always carries a to-go cup of Special K Red Berries in her bag! Maybe that’s her secret to her gymnastic excellence!

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Simone Biles Gym Equipment

Most sports players sign their autographs on bats or footballs, but Simone Biles has initiated a new trend by starting her own gym equipment line. The company partnered with Simone, sells tumbling mats, training mats and folding inclines with Biles’ signature on it. You can even get a swing bar or low training balance beams with Biles’ brand name. Furthermore, the company also claims that all of the equipment is similar to Biles’ equipment at her World Champions Centre gym in Spring, Texas.

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The story about Simone Biles’ is both heart-touching and motivating. For people who want to follow in her footsteps and want to pursue a career as a gymnast, always remember that you need patience, determination and hard work to make your dreams come true!

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