1992 Barcelona Olympics
Great Britain's Derek Redmond had a bad hamstring injury. However, with the help of his father and determination, he completed the race.
2012 London Games
South Korean weightlifter dislocated his elbow to lift
1960 Rome Olympics
The only death case at the Olympics happened when a Danish cyclist collapsed and had irreparable brain damage.
1996 Atlanta Olympics
American gymnast had a serious ankle injury but still overcame it to win gold.
2000 Sydney Olympics
Gymnast had a horrifying fall
while performing a routine on
the uneven bars.
1988 Seoul Olympics
American Greg Louganis had a nasty head injury almost cost him a podium finish. However, he still claimed the gold.