Nadia Comaneci Olympics supporting... Special Olympics
It helps transform the lives of its athletes while fostering societal acceptance and tolerance.
Romanian former gymnast (now residing in Oklahoma city), winner of three Olympic gold medals at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal and the first female gymnast to be awarded a perfect score of 10 in an Olympic gymnastic event. She also won two gold medals at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. Nadia is one of the best-known gymnasts in the world, and in 2000 ComÄƒneci was named as one of the Athletes of the Century by the Laureus World Sports Academy.