• A Clip in Extreme Slow Motion Shows Every Detail of Simone Biles's Amazing Triple-Double

    7 days ago - By Colossal

    
    Simone Biles claimed her seventh U.S. gymnastics title last weekend, in part thanks to an impeccably executed triple-double (a.k.a. three twists performed during two backflips). A short clip captures the star athlete, who hasn't lost an all-around competition in eight years, as she completes the perfect sequence in extreme slow motion-you might want to watch the full routine first for perspective-showing how she gently turns herself over in two backflips before launching herself multiple feet into the air. After a seemingly gravity-defying series of flips and bends, she nails the landing...
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