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A to Z with Simone Biles, Four-Time Olympic Gold Medalist

Four-time Olympic gold medalist (and five-time Olympic medalist) Simone Biles takes us through a few of her favorite things, from A to Z — gymnastics style. She ends, naturally, with Zac Efron.

Released on 9/22/2016

Credits

Starring: Simone Biles

Transcript

00:00
(techno music)
00:02
Hi, I'm Simone Biles, 4-time Olympic gold medalist,
00:04
and this is my alphabet.
00:07
Adria's my sister.
00:08
Belize, my mom's hometown, so like kind of my second home.
00:12
Confidence every time before I go compete.
00:15
D is for dogs because I have 4 German Shepherd dogs.
00:19
Excellence because in gymnastics that's what we strive for.
00:23
I have really close friends.
00:27
G is for gymnastics because I'm a gymnast.
00:29
H is home because I just love home,
00:32
Island because I wanna go to Bora Bora one day.
00:35
Jump suit because we have to wear
00:37
like jump suits when we compete kind of.
00:39
All I got is kangaroo (laughs) and I have no idea why.
00:43
Levels cause in gymnastics
00:44
there are different levels that you have to go through.
00:46
(laughter)
00:47
M is for medals because I got 5 medals.
00:51
N is for nighttime because that's when you get to sleep.
00:54
O is for the Olympics because it just happened.
00:57
Parents and I love mine so very much.
01:01
Quirky, maybe I have a little bit of that in my personality,
01:04
maybe?
01:05
R is for Rio because that's where the Olympics are.
01:08
S is for Simone cause that's me.
01:11
Team because that's the most important thing.
01:14
That's where we live.
01:16
Do we live in the universe?
01:17
V is for victorious
01:19
because that's what The Final Five were in Rio.
01:21
W is for water because I like anywhere with water.
01:24
X is for extreme because we have to do extreme training
01:27
for the Olympics.
01:28
Yoga because it's something I can't do
01:30
and I think it looks really cool.
01:32
Because why not?
01:33
He's gonna think I'm crazy.
01:34
(laughter)