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“I’m definitely not going to lie. It was definitely hard to regain your focus,” Douglas said. “You’re like, ‘Yes, I’m the Olympic champion. I’m a world champion.’ It’s definitely kind of hard to turn the chapter for event finals.”

It wasn’t a lack of energy that cost her Tuesday — it was a misplaced foot. Her right foot could only brush the beam as she landed on a leap, and she had no chance to save herself. As the crowd gasped, she fell onto the beam in a straddle, hanging on tight as she swung partly underneath.

Douglas knew she had no shot at a medal, and she looked dejected as she sat on the sidelines.

Still, she leaves the Olympics without complaint.

“Overall, it was very good,” Douglas said. “Olympic all-around champion is going to be attached to my name.”