This is just embarrassing.
Already, loads of Gold medals have been handed out to athlete’s who have performed exceptionally well. But it’s very easy to forget that a lot of people competing will go home empty handed. This girl is one of them.
Nadezhda Bazhina, Russia, is currently facing embarrassment after she lost her footing during the 3 metre springboard competition. As you will see in the video, her back slammed against the water pretty hard. Ouch.
Unsurprisingly, the judges showed absolutely no sympathy:
— Chuckie Egg (@Chuckieegg007) August 12, 2016
Even her coach was rather unimpressed:
Her coach isn't happy…
— BBC Sport (@BBCSport) August 12, 2016
Try not to screw up next time you’re in the Olympics…