Olympic medalist Simon Biles of Spring has clinched a spot on Team USA after being the top-qualifier in an all-around competition at a U.S. selection camp for world champions on Sunday and will be on her way to Germany for the 2019 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships.
Biles, 22, claimed the one automatic spot on the six-woman team. On Monday, it was announced Mykayla Skinner, Kara Eaker, Sunis Lee, Grace McCallum and Jad Carey would be joining Biles in Stuttgart, Germany, October 4 – 14, to represent the United States in the world championships.
This is Biles' fifth time competing in world championships for Team USA. Online she expresses her gratitude for the opportunity.
feeling super blessed to have the opportunity to compete at my 5th world championships for Team USA 💙 pic.twitter.com/GulwjZRtwU— Simone Biles (@Simone_Biles) September 23, 2019