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More Female Athletes Making History

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As of today, October 8th, 2019, Simone Biles is officially the most decorated female gymnast in history. She celebrated her 21st World Champion medal win in Suttutgart, Germany yesterday, beating out the former record of 20 held by retired gymnast Svetlana Khorkina.

On top of that, 15 of her 21 medals are gold, which is a world record in ALL of gymnastics, not just for female athletes. Biles is still a young 22 years old, but this is often around the time that gymnasts start to retire due to how demanding the sport is mentally and physically. The world is sure to be on their toes with how much longer she will go in this career and how many wins that will bring with it.

Even after she retires, I'm sure we'll all be waiting with bated breath to see what this talented, vibrant young lady will do with the rest of her life from there.

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