Olympic athletes are the best in the world, and are obviously in amazing shape and take their craft very seriously. However, what happens when two Olympic gold medalists switch sports?

Well, thanks to US soccer star Heather O’Reilly and Russian rhythmic gymnast Margarita Mamun we know now – and it’s not exactly pretty. Despite being two incredible athletes in their respective sports, both struggle in the other’s sport, but it makes for some very entertaining viewing for the rest. Their 11-minute tryout is on video in the Olympic Channel. It will undoubtedly make you feel significantly better about your own athletic ability.


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