[L-R] Silver medalist Yana Kudryavtseva of Russia, gold medalist Margarita Mamun of Russia and bronze medalist Ganna Rizatdinova of Ukraine celebrate on the podium during the Women's Individual All-Around Rhythmic Gymnastics Final on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
7. A gymnast with a wooden leg won six medals, including three gold, in the 1904 Olympics. 8. America’s first female Olympic champion had no idea she was even competing in the Summer Games. 22-year-old American Margaret Abbott saw an advertisement for a golf tournament and decided to enter. She won the tourney and took home a porcelain bowl. Unbeknownst to Abbott, she had entered part of the poorly organized Paris Games, and had just become the first American woman to win an Olympic event.