Fast Girl: A Life Spent Running From Madness Audiobook

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by Suzy Favor Hamilton
The previous center length Olympic runner and high-finish escort speaks out for the very first time about her fight with mental illness, and how mania managed and compelled her in competitors, but also in existence. This is a heartbreakingly trustworthy however hopeful memoir reminiscent of Manic, Electroboy, and An Unquiet Thoughts.Throughout the nineteen nineties, three-time Olympian Suzy Favor Hamilton was the darling of American keep track of and discipline. An exceptional runner, a major athletics apparel spokesperson, and a happily married spouse, she was the design for an energetic, healthy, and healthful lifestyle. But her best facade masked a darkish reality: manic melancholy and bipolar problem that drove her obsession to perform and acquire. For years after leaving the observe, Suzy wrestled with her condition, as nicely as the decline of a shut friend, conflicted emotions about motherhood and her relationship, and lingering shame about her athletic career. Soon after a misdiagnosis and a advice for treatment that only e…

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