Is that an oar in your pocket, or are you just happy to win the bronze? U.S. rower denies he had erection during medal ceremonyHe may have won an Olympic medal, but this red-faced rower will go down in history for sporting some serious wood.
Henrik Rummel, 24, won the bronze medal in the coxless four event on Saturday along with his three American teammates.
But at the medal ceremony, it appeared that something else wished to stand up and celebrate with the Americans, as what looked like an erection bulged out of Rummel’s incredibly tight shorts.
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Whatever floats your boat: Henrik Rummel, second from left, stands proud with his teammates after the took the bronze medal in the coxless four competition on Saturday
Who wears short shorts? Rummel denied that he had an erection in the post-race photos
While such a thing may have gone largely unnoticed in an Olympiad packed with events, submissions to websites like Reddit and YouTube won’t let Rummel forget it.