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This Woman Just Dove Over The 400m Finish Line And Won Gold

Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas dove over the finish line to grab first place, beating American Allyson Felix.

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After the race, Miller told Australia's Channel 7, "I don't know what happened. My legs started to get a little heavy and I was telling myself that I wanted it so bad and I just did whatever it took. Now I'm coming home with a gold medal, so it is such an amazing feeling for me."

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"I'm so thankful to God to be able to bring home the gold medal for my country. It is such an amazing feeling."

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