The 2016 Rio Olympics are wrapping up, and boy are we sad to see it go.
This year's Summer Games were chock full of history-making moments and incredibly impressive athletes, but it was the many breakout stars that weren't pining for a spot on the winners' podium that we couldn't stop talking about. In fact, Olympic diehards were just as fascinated with the action going down off the courts, pools and balance beams as the sporting events themselves.
Yes, all eyes were on Michael Phelps as he took home his 28th career medal, but when the cameras panned to his 3-month old son Boomer decked out in red, white and blue? Game over. Or that social media love fest between Simone Biles and Zac Efron? Retweeted, favorited and shared.
So without further ado, here are the individuals worthy of a gold medal for reasons that have absolutely nothing to do with their athletic ability, but everything to do with making Rio an Olympic Games we won't soon forget: