The weirdest thing I’ve read this week!

Beth TweddleI can’t pretend I have a massive amount of interest in gymnastics. Admittedly, it was something I was actually quite good at as a kid, but the wonder of vaulting and somersaults has long since waned.

So it was with only a mild amount of curiosity that I read the interview with British world gymnastics champion Beth Tweddle in this weekend’s Observer Sport Monthly.

And she gave up this wonderful nugget of information:

In competition I glue my leotard on to my bum with tape spray… it saves you the embarrassment of showing the world your bum.

The things you have to do as a professional sportsperson, eh?

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