Sports officials say more money is needed to spruce up outdated training facilities and give promising athletes support at western levels. Twisted bodies, anguished lives: Nicolae Forminte knows his hopes of preserving decades of Romanian brilliance in the Olympic gymnastics hall are slim. I think he was learning gymnastics with us. Something bizarre was going on between them. She left Montreal with three Gold Medals around her next and an incredible sense of achievement. Inspiring Young Lives.
She was made to pay a hefty tax for having no children.
Nadia Comăneci’s Incredible Transformation
The case put a spotlight on the Romanian Gymnastics Federation and other potential abuses from coaches. Nadia was rumored to have been in a relationship with the son of Romanian dictator, Nicolae Ceausescu. View all. As a young child, Nadia was full of boundless energy. Conner proudly describes her as an expert homebuilder: They stayed in the same hotel room, and he followed her wherever she went.