Rio Olympics 2016, Simone Biles, USA Gymnastics -

Simone Biles learns how to wear Olympic medals from most-decorated Olympian ever

Rio Olympics 2016, Simone Biles, USA Gymnastics -

Simone Biles learns how to wear Olympic medals from most-decorated Olympian ever

Simone Biles won five Olympic medals in her first Olympic Games and may very well already be the best Olympic gymnast ever. With four golds and one bronze, wearing all five medals at once has to strain her neck, right? Plus how is it possible to make sure each medal shines so brightly?

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Well, Biles revealed who her mentor was: The GOAT.

You know, that Michael Phelps. The one who won 23 gold medals, 28 total Olympic medals and once wore eight at once.

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That conversation must’ve taken place when Biles and two of the most dominant swimmers were together for a Sports Illustrated cover shoot. Legend to legend, he probably didn’t mind.

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