No more perfect 10s in the Olympics gymnastics competition that starts this weekend? Ten isn’t good enough anymore.
Say it isn’t so.
Since Nadia Comaneci stormed into perfection in the 1976 Olympics with a 10.00 in Montreal, the world of gymnastics has had that hovering just out of reach above the uneven parallel bars.
But the International Gymnastics Federation changed the scoring format following medal disputes at the 2004 Olympics.
- Written by MIRIAM BAIER