Simone Biles performs astonishing Yurchenko double pike at Olympics practice

Simone Biles performs astonishing Yurchenko double pike at Olympics practice

Simone Biles performs astonishing Yurchenko double pike at Olympics practice Biles is aiming to do her legendary tricks in gymnastics Simone Biles is hoping to leave the Tokyo Olympics shrouded in gold when she’s finished with the gymnastics competitions. And by watching her practice, she’s raring and ready to dominate. Video on social media showed Biles practicing the Yurchenko double pike – something only she has attempted and been able to do in competitions. The astonishing video showed a slow-mo version of Biles flipping and spinning through the air. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM Biles, one of the greatest Olympians in gymnastics, did what was thought to be nearly impossible for a gymnast in May – complete the Yurchenko double pike on the vault. No woman had ever completed the move during a competition but Biles was able to nail it. She explained to NBC Sports what was going through her head when she was going up to perform the move. SIMONE BILES RECEIVES HER OWN TWITTER EMOJI AHEAD OF OLYMPICS "I was just thinking, 'Do it …
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