For 48 years gymnast Larisa Latynina held the record of 18 Olympic medals, which put her far above the reach of any other Olympian.
That was until Michael Phelps came along!
A opener to the 7pm show, produced by Chris Grubb.
Part two of the BBC Olympics review programme first broadcast during the build up to the closing ceremony, then as a stand alone one hour review show. This section was produced by Dave Purchase. The rest of the review show team were Chris Grubb and John Nicholson producing, and Dave Horwell and Steve Williams editing. It was written and narrated by Eddie Butler.