They told me that I was too strong, that I looked manly and that I was anorexic and looked like I was on steroids.
During the team competition, both powerhouse countries were vying for a spot atop of the podium, and the competition was deadlocked.
Nadia Comaneci achieved the first ever on the balance beam in Montreal.
I couldn't believe it at first either, since the picture truly looks altered, but we know it's real, and it's hilarious! Click button below for full video! In this photograph, American gymnast, Carly Patterson unconfirmed seems to go into a different dimension attempting to land her jump.
Unfortunately during the landing, she landed on her backside, which led her to an eighth-place finish in the finals.
While she got up originally, fighting through the mind-numbing pain, she withdrew herself from the event, knowing something wasn't right.