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What Is a Gymnastics Floor Routine? Simone Biles’s Guide to the Floor Event, Plus How to Perform Basic and Advanced Floor Drills

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Sep 29, 2021 • 7 min read

The gymnastics floor is where much of the drama plays out during a high-stakes competition, like the Olympics. The floor is where many gymnasts get to combine their skill, athleticism, and their personality. Learn more about the gymnastics floor event and practice your floor routine by following Simone Biles’s drills, which will help you improve your performance.