Simone Biles throws her greatest Yurchenko double pike but in Olympic podium coaching


Simone Biles continued dwelling her greatest GOAT life in podium coaching on Thursday in Tokyo, with the best Yurchenko double pike we have seen so removed from her. Have a look — or 20:

Reminder: This vault has never been attempted by any woman at the Olympics before. For good measure, she also threw her other seemingly impossible skills — the double-double dismount off track, the triple-double on flooring and her double layout-half. These three abilities are named after her already, and if she competes the Yurchenko double pike on the Video games, it will likely be too.

It is getting more and more exhausting to sum up Biles’ dominance and superhero tendencies into phrases, however Australian gymnast Heath Thorpe did his greatest:

Biles now has her personal emoji as effectively, which ought to assist us all once we run out of the phrases we’d like:

Podium coaching is the official apply for all gymnasts within the competitors venue earlier than the Olympics begins. The boys’s {qualifications} will start Friday night time Japanese time, whereas the ladies will begin on Saturday night time. The U.S. girls compete at 2:10 a.m. ET Sunday, in subdivision three. You’ll be able to watch it on livestream here.