Simone Biles Wins ESPN’s Woman of the Year
Olympic champion Simone Biles clinched ESPN’s Womman of the Year award.
“Simone Biles had a year like no other and made an indelible mark on the sports and cultural landscapes that went far beyond gymnastics,” said Alison Overholt, editor-in-chief, espnW and ESPN The Magazine. “We’re proud to celebrate her achievements and those of all the incredible women who made the list. The heartfelt essays contributed to honor this year’s IMPACT25 demonstrate how much these women altered the tenor of the conversation around women in sports and ignited our imaginations in 2016.”