The Diary Game 28/07/2021. It Is Very Good That Athletes Encourage Discussions About Mental Health
Simone Biles, the great American gymnastics champion, has retired from several competitions at the Olympics. Maybe she will give up in the end, we'll see.
The reason: her mental health. Too much pressure from the press and the public, too high expectations, too much criticism of any mistake. All can lead to panic attacks, anxiety, depression. She didn't want to go down a path that hurt her.