Simone Biles Has the “Inside Edition” on #SB51

Simone Biles has the sport of gymnastics on lock and became an author last year. Now, the 2016 Olympics gold medalist is testing the field in a new arena.

EBONY 2016 Power 100 honoree has been tapped as an “Inside Edition” correspondent for Super Bowl LI! With the new gig, the inspiring athlete will be alongside Megan Alexander and assist in providing special coverage of the Super Bowl’s weeklong festivities.

Biles posted the news to her Instagram page.

working with @insideedition covering Super Bowl week along side @meganjalexander1

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Inside Edition’s executive producer praised Biles, stating that she “is the perfect person to server as our special correspondent. Like the players on the contending teams, she’s an extraordinary athlete, who has achieved the highest distinction in her sport.”

Biles’ starts her reporting duties, Jan. 30 through Feb.5.

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