Simone Biles, the most decorated gymnast, made an epic comeback.

She won her eighth U.S. national championship.

Followed by a sixth world all-around gold.

December brought her the AP Female Athlete of the Year title.

This is her third time winning the prestigious honor.

Simone's courage to prioritize mental health gained universal acclaim.

She took a two-year hiatus but returned on her own terms.

Simone is focusing on life beyond gymnastics, including marriage.

Her incredible talent and determination continue to redefine the sport.