Simone Biles has not forgotten that many categorized her withdrawal from multiple gymnastic events at the Tokyo Olympics as the actions of a “quitter.”
Biles was at the center of controversy in which both sides of the political aisle dug in their heels in order to either defend Biles’ actions or hammer her over them.
On Sunday, Biles had a message for those who called her a “quitter,” and flashed some of her medals for good measure.
“Definitely not the way I planned the olympics going but I wouldn’t change anything for the world. I’m proud of myself and the career I’ve had thus far. This olympics doesn’t erase the past accomplishments I’ve achieved nor does it define who I am as an athlete,” Biles posted to Instagram.
“I’ve pushed through so much the past couple years, the word quitter is not in my vocabulary,” Biles continued. “For some of you that may be how you define me but keep talking because