Relive all of the drama of the 1979 Worlds. Fort Worth proved a dramatic meet, which would be remembered for the ages. For the US men, it was a coming out party. The young Romanian women managed to defeat the Soviets for the team title despite the hospitalization of Nadia Comaneci for a mysterious wrist infection. Always the champion, Nadia left to hospital against doctor's orders to earn a 9.950 for a one-armed beam routine.
Jim McKay, Gordon Maddux and Cathy Rigby narrate performances with candor and professionalism long forgotten in sports broadcasting.
Was Ma better than Maxi? Could Marci Frederick repeat? Would it be Kurt or Bart on P Bars?