Olympic bloopers

Whether it's due to human error or plain old gravity, things don't always go as planned at the Olympics.

A perfectly placed Olympic logo creates goggles on a Japanese athlete (BuzzFeed/@AlsBoy)
Olympic goggles
A perfectly placed Olympic logo creates goggles on a Japanese athlete (BuzzFeed/@AlsBoy)
Germany's Stephan Feck failed dive attempt
Stephan Feck
Germany's Stephan Feck failed dive attempt
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 09: Quentin Caleyron of France falls at the lip of a jump during the Men's BMX Cycling Quarter Finals on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at BMX Track on August 9, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 13 - Cycling - BMX
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 09: Quentin Caleyron of France falls at the lip of a jump during the Men's BMX Cycling Quarter Finals on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at BMX Track on August 9, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
A screenshot of British diver Tom Daley
Tom Daley
A screenshot of British diver Tom Daley
McKayla Maroney of United States fails to land her dismount in the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Vault final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Gymnastics - Artistic
McKayla Maroney of United States fails to land her dismount in the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Vault final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Germany's Markus Steuerwald falls during a play during their men's Group B volleyball match against the U.S. at the London 2012 Olympic Games at Earls Court July 31, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Germany's Markus Steuerwald falls during a play during their men's Group B volleyball match against the U.S. at the London 2012 Olympic Games at Earls Court July 31, 2012.
Australia's Clayton Fredericks lays near his horse Bendigo as he fell down while competing in the Eventing Cross Country equestrian event at the London 2012 Olympic Games in Greenwich Park, July 30, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Australia's Clayton Fredericks lays near his horse Bendigo as he fell down while competing in the Eventing Cross Country equestrian event at the London 2012 Olympic Games in Greenwich Park, July 30, 2012.
Moldir Azimbay of Kazakhstan falls during her floor exercise during the women's gymnastics qualification at the North Greenwich Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 29, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Moldir Azimbay of Kazakhstan falls during her floor exercise during the women's gymnastics qualification at the North Greenwich Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 29, 2012.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Gabrielle Douglas of the United States falls off the beam during the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Beam final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Gymnastics - Artistic
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Gabrielle Douglas of the United States falls off the beam during the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Beam final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Ashleigh Brennan of Australia falls on her landing on the vault in the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Individual All-Around final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 6 - Gymnastics - Artistic
Ashleigh Brennan of Australia falls on her landing on the vault in the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Individual All-Around final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Russia's Taras Khtey (R) falls to the ground after failing to save a point as Brazil's Bruno Rezende (L) and Leandro Vissoto Neves look on during their men's Group B volleyball match against Brazil at the London 2012 Olympic Games at Earls Court July 31, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Russia's Taras Khtey (R) falls to the ground after failing to save a point as Brazil's Bruno Rezende (L) and Leandro Vissoto Neves look on during their men's Group B volleyball match against Brazil at the London 2012 Olympic Games at Earls Court July 31, 2012.
Sam Oldham of Britain falls from the horizontal bar during the men's gymnastics team final in the North Greenwich Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 30, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Sam Oldham of Britain falls from the horizontal bar during the men's gymnastics team final in the North Greenwich Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 30, 2012.
Russia's Kseniia Afanaseva falls during her floor exercise during the women's gymnastics team final in the North Greenwich Arena at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Russia's Kseniia Afanaseva falls during her floor exercise during the women's gymnastics team final in the North Greenwich Arena at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012.
A judge watches as Kohei Uchimura of Japan falls off the pommel horse during the men's gymnastics team final in the North Greenwich Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 30, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
A judge watches as Kohei Uchimura of Japan falls off the pommel horse during the men's gymnastics team final in the North Greenwich Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 30, 2012.
Bulgaria's Vania Stambolova (R) crashes into a hurdle as Lithuania's Egle Staisiunaite (L) and T'Erea Brown of the U.S. run in the women's 400m hurdles round 1 heat during the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium August 5, 2012. REUTERS/David Gray (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT ATHLETICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
Bulgaria's Vania Stambolova crashes into a hurdle as Lithuania's Egle Staisiunaite and T'Erea Brown of the U.S. run in the women's 400m hurdles round 1 heat during the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium
Bulgaria's Vania Stambolova (R) crashes into a hurdle as Lithuania's Egle Staisiunaite (L) and T'Erea Brown of the U.S. run in the women's 400m hurdles round 1 heat during the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium August 5, 2012. REUTERS/David Gray (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT ATHLETICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
Taiwan's Hsiao Mei Yu (58), South Korea's Na Ah-reum (54), Brazil's Fernanda da Silva Souza (40) and Venezuela's Danielys Garcia (47) try to recover from a crash during the women's cycling road race final at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 29, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Taiwan's Hsiao Mei Yu (58), South Korea's Na Ah-reum (54), Brazil's Fernanda da Silva Souza (40) and Venezuela's Danielys Garcia (47) try to recover from a crash during the women's cycling road race final at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 29, 2012.
Thailand's Rattikan Gulnoi falls after failed attempt on the women's 58Kg Group A weightlifting competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 30, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Thailand's Rattikan Gulnoi falls after failed attempt on the women's 58Kg Group A weightlifting competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 30, 2012.
Aug 9, 2012; London, United Kingdom; Khalen Young (AUS), #97 falls off his bike as he attempts to avoid a collision with Ea Buchely Falla (ECU), #50, and Quentin Caleyron (FRA), #14, during the men's BMX quarterfinal run in the London 2012 Olympic Games at BMX Track. Mandatory Credit: James lang-USA TODAY Sports
Olympics: Cycling-BMX-Men's BMX Quarterfinals
Aug 9, 2012; London, United Kingdom; Khalen Young (AUS), #97 falls off his bike as he attempts to avoid a collision with Ea Buchely Falla (ECU), #50, and Quentin Caleyron (FRA), #14, during the men's BMX quarterfinal run in the London 2012 Olympic Games at BMX Track. Mandatory Credit: James lang-USA TODAY Sports
Romania's Larisa Andreea Iordache loses balance but does not fall as she competes in the balance beam during the women's individual all-around gymnastics final in the North Greenwich Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games August 2, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Romania's Larisa Andreea Iordache loses balance but does not fall as she competes in the balance beam during the women's individual all-around gymnastics final in the North Greenwich Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games August 2, 2012.
Micah Richards of Great Britain goes for the ball wiith Sungryong Jung of Korea and Dongwon Ji of Korea during the Men's Football Quarter Final match between Great Britain and Korea, on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Millennium Stadium on August 4, 2012 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 8 - Men's Football Q/F - Match 28 - Great Britain v Korea
Micah Richards of Great Britain goes for the ball wiith Sungryong Jung of Korea and Dongwon Ji of Korea during the Men's Football Quarter Final match between Great Britain and Korea, on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Millennium Stadium on August 4, 2012 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Argentina's Pedro Ibarra (L) flies through the air after clattering into Britain's Matthew Daly during their men's Group A hockey match at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Riverbank Arena on the Olympic Park in London July 30, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Argentina's Pedro Ibarra (L) flies through the air after clattering into Britain's Matthew Daly during their men's Group A hockey match at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Riverbank Arena on the Olympic Park in London July 30, 2012.
Japanese gymnast Kazuhito Tanaka slips while performing on the horizontal bar during the Artistic Gymnastics men's qualification at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Saturday, July 28, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
Japanese gymnast Kazuhito Tanaka
Japanese gymnast Kazuhito Tanaka slips while performing on the horizontal bar during the Artistic Gymnastics men's qualification at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Saturday, July 28, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
Poland's Zbigniew Bartman (R) crashes into a ball boy as he chases the ball during their men's Group A volleyball match against Bulgaria at the London 2012 Olympic Games at Earls Court July 31, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Poland's Zbigniew Bartman (R) crashes into a ball boy as he chases the ball during their men's Group A volleyball match against Bulgaria at the London 2012 Olympic Games at Earls Court July 31, 2012.
Hannah Whelan of Great Britain falls on her landing on the vault in the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Individual All-Around final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 6 - Gymnastics - Artistic
Hannah Whelan of Great Britain falls on her landing on the vault in the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Individual All-Around final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
New Zealand's Chris Wood falls on the pitch during their men's Group C match against Belarus at the London 2012 Olympic Games in Coventry July 26, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
New Zealand's Chris Wood falls on the pitch during their men's Group C match against Belarus at the London 2012 Olympic Games in Coventry July 26, 2012.
German gymnast Plilipp Boy slips off the horizontal bar during the Artistic Gymnastics men's qualification at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Saturday, July 28, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
German gymnast Plilipp Boy
German gymnast Plilipp Boy slips off the horizontal bar during the Artistic Gymnastics men's qualification at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Saturday, July 28, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
South Korea's Jo Hyobi falls after taking a shot against France in their women's handball Preliminaries Group B match at the Copper Box venue during the London 2012 Olympic Games August 3, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
South Korea's Jo Hyobi falls after taking a shot against France in their women's handball Preliminaries Group B match at the Copper Box venue during the London 2012 Olympic Games August 3, 2012.
Tunisia's Kamel Alouini (C) falls to the ground after colliding with Iceland's Sverre Jakobsson (L) and Asgeir Orn Hallgrimsson in their men's handball Preliminaries Group A match at the Copper Box venue during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012.
Olympic bloopers
Tunisia's Kamel Alouini (C) falls to the ground after colliding with Iceland's Sverre Jakobsson (L) and Asgeir Orn Hallgrimsson in their men's handball Preliminaries Group A match at the Copper Box venue during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012.

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