Everything isn’t always sweet


Often, people forget about the hard work that athletes have to put in, to represent their countries the best that they can. Behind the gold medals and trophies, there are sweat and tears. Every athlete hopes to do the best they possibly can which means competing at the highest level they can is usually at the top of their goals list. When something comes in the middle of that goal or somehow the journey is slowed down, it can really be heartbreaking.

Recently, I was told by my coach that she had taken me off the long list for the Commonwealth Games this year in Glasgow, Scotland, because she did not think that I was in the right place in my development as a diver, to continue the qualification process for the Games. I 100% trust her decision, but that doesn’t mean that it doesn’t hurt a tremendous amount. I train…

View original post 168 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s