I am very skinny, and at 12, I am already just shy of 6ft tall — I am currency. Even in that year, I felt like I was tearing my skin off. Incredibly, during this time she did not enjoy swimming. It was the same attitude when anyone was injured, she says. Legler, at 6ft 2in, was built to swim. With it you will help ease the misery of others. For years, she says, she could not talk about her life as an athlete.
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So, with a staffordshire bull terrier curled up against her on the banquette, she calmly shatters any illusions the public may have about what it is like to be a child sporting prodigy, especially if you are a girl. She spent the next day drunk and dealing cocaine — to Olympic teammates and teenage members of other international teams. It took many years afterwards to even tell anyone that I had been at the Olympics, and that I had broken the record the day before, then totally bombed and the day after had organised myself to deal drugs to my fellow athletes.