The video below may be the ultimate malfunction for an Olympic athlete. For all of us who have had open zipper moments or torn pants, this may make you feel a little better. UK bobsled competitor Gillian Cooke become an overnight YouTube sensation.
This is why I no longer wear Spandex to work.
The accident occurred at World Championships in Switzerland with Scottish-born Cooke about to jump off on the track with her team mate Nicola Minichielle.
I was once arguing in front of the Connecticut Supreme Court when my co-counsel, a former Justice himself, had the ultimate malfunction. Getting out of his car, he ripped his pants from the crotch to the knee. Like a true trooper, he continued to court — appearing in an overcoat to protect confidential secrets.
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