FACT FOOD #566

At the 1976 Olympics in Montreal, Nadia Comaneci won one of her three Olympic gold medals on the beam. The 14-year old Romanian was the star of the Games: she was awarded the maximum score of 10.0 seven times for her performances.The electronic scoreboard was unable to display the first 10.0 in the history of women’s gymnastics. It gave Nadia Comaneci’s score in the asymmetric bars as 1.00.