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The Impact of Nadia Comaneci on the Sport of Women ' s Artistic Gymnastics

@inproceedings{Kerr2011TheIO,
  title={The Impact of Nadia Comaneci on the Sport of Women ' s Artistic Gymnastics},
  author={Roslyn Kerr},
  year={2011}
}
IN 1976, EXACTLY 30 years ago, gymnast Nadia Comaneci burst onto the stage at the Montreal Olympic Games and changed the sport of women's artistic gymnastics forever. It is indisputable that Comaneci's performance at the 1976 Olympic Games was highly significant in influencing the sport of women's artistic gymnastics. Authors have agreed that Comaneci 'changed the judging standards', 'introduced fundamental changes', 'did things in gymnastics that had never been done before', and generally… 
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