The 19-year-old American gymnast is not merely the top athlete on the best women’s gymnastics team in the world, defeating Russia and China in the team all-around by a wide margin on Tuesday.
She is quite possibly the best female gymnast ever—dominating on the beam, floor and vault, and absolutely blowing everyone away when it comes to the all-around.
In fact, he found, removing the twist from a layout could be done by replacing a doll’s rigid shoulder joints with springs, so its arms could freely move to stabilize itself.
Real life includes lots of factors that aren’t easily accounted for in simulations, and in the spur of the moment, there isn’t always time for an extensive calculation.
In the 1976 Olympic games, Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci scored the first perfect 10.