Who is the winner?
By gymnastics are there many different parts: the free and the due excercices; the individual and countrymatches. By the countrymatches only count the 5 best results. After that, the 36 best gymnasts fight for the title of most many-sided gymnast.
6 × 10.00
The highest mark (rating) which a gymnast can get, is a 10.00 (except in 1948, when the highest score was 20.00). And that mark can be given for each part. In 1976 was the star of the gymnastics Nadia Comaneci (Romania). She got 6 times the 10.00. But she never laughed at the Olympics, never..
A small difference
The smallest difference by the men that someone won or became 2nd, was 0.025 point in 1984, Koji Gushiken (Japan) won from Peter Vidmar (USA). By the woman was the difference 'only' 0.050 point. Ecaterina Szabo (Romania) lost from Mary Lou Retton (USA).