Sports·Posted on Aug 4, 2016Please Never Forget This Bonkers Moment From The 2012 OlympicsHow. How!!!by Alanna BennettBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink So, let's rewind to 2012. It was the summer Olympics in London, and a phoenix presided over all. Saeed Khan / AFP / Getty Images All of the humans competing in events were basically superheroes, and the gymnasts were particularly memorable. Streeter Lecka / Getty Images And one young woman, McKayla Maroney, blew everybody's goddamn minds with one of the best vaults we'd ever feasted our eyes on. View this video on YouTube youtube.com It was fucking incredible. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF NBC Even the run-up was exhilarating. View this vine on Vine vine.co Let's see it again in slow-mo. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF NBC And look at that freaking seamless landing. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF NBC JESUS CHRIST ON A CRACKER, YOU KNOW? View this vine on Vine NBC / Via vine.co YOU CAN TELL SHE KNOWS SHE DID GOOD. View this vine on Vine NBC / Via vine.co REAL GOOD. And she DID. You could see it in the judges' faces. NBC Same. NBC SAME. Afp / AFP / Getty Images Mollie Shafer-Schweig / Via BuzzFeed The Opening Ceremony begins Friday, Aug. 5, at 7:30 p.m. ET/6:30 CT on NBC. Click here for more Olympics content! Sign up for BuzzFeed's Rio Roundup newsletter to get the hottest news each day of the games! If you can't see the signup box above, just go here to sign up!