Athletes and mental health. Part III. Ways Out.
“Imagine a world where mental health was something we talked about as if we talked about what we’re going to have for lunch,” Eve Macfarlane.
The first step in Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic qualification was at the 2019 World Rowing Championships last month in Austria. A total of 26 countries qualified in Linz-Ottensheim for the Olympic Games and 15 for the Paralympic Games.
Every year since 2007, the World Rowing Masters Regatta has recognised a group of competitors called the ‘Octogenarians’. These rowers have reached the age 80 and are still competing.