When it comes to Eastern European countries, it appears that the men and women who live there have a talent for sports, particularly gymnastics. But, in the proud athletic heritage of Eastern Europe, there is no more famous gymnast than Romania’s Nadia Comăneci.
Nadia is the first gymnast in Olympic history to receive a perfect 10/10 score – but her rise to fame is almost as exciting as her athletic achievements. Let’s take a look at this one-of-a-kind woman’s story. And learn how she came to be the person she is today.