Nile Wilson - Abuse in Competitive Sports, Addiction and Mental Health


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Nile Wilson is one of youtube's fastest growing stars, but before launching into youtube fame he was one of the most accomplished gymnasts in British history.

Since retiring from gymnastics last year Nile has been vocal about the mistreatment and abuse he suffered while training for the olympics. In this episode we take a no holds barred look at the negative side of growing up as a competitive athlete and the pitfalls that can come with growing up like this.

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