Elena Zamolodchikova was the 2000 Olympic Champion on Floor and Vault.
It was a difficult time as her father had died just months before.
Sydney was a very difficult competition where everything went wrong from the start. We were hurt and upset – we lost the team gold, made tons of mistakes. We came there for the team gold, the silver became such a tragedy for us that it was very hard to compete afterward. …
Today she’s an international judge, a coach at her old club and now head of the anti-doping at the Russian Artistic Gymnastics Federation.
Read the interview on gymnovosti.