Treading Water: My Life In And Out Of The Pool




      Treading Water: My Life In And Out Of The Pool
Tracey s long awaited autobiography reveals the highs and lows of a much loved Australian sports star, candidly and fearlessly Tracey Wickham has the greatest killer instinct in Australian sport Dawn Fraser In the water, Tracey Wickham was a marvel Out of it, she was a mess As a teenager in the 1970s, she rose to become the brightest star of Australian swimming, set numerous world records, won four Commonwealth gold medals and mixed with celebrities and the sporting elite But, on the cusp of the 1980 Moscow Olympics, Tracey retired at the age of nineteen From that time on, Lady Luck didn t smile on Tracey Wickham Her marriage ended in divorce and her new partner bashed her so savagely she was hospitalised Standing in line at Centrelink, Tracey thought she had hit rock bottom Worse was to come Her beautiful sixteen year old daughter, Hannah, was found to have terminal cancer and passed away on her wedding day Tracey spiralled out of control Broke and alone, she struggled with depression and prescription drug addiction But our world champion would never give up without a fight and, with humour and determination, this little Aussie battler is winning the toughest race of all life Treading Water reveals the lows and soaring highs of a much loved Australian sports star, candidly and fearlessly. Free Read [ Treading Water: My Life In And Out Of The Pool ] Author [ Tracey Wickham ] – heartforum.co.uk

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      Treading Water: My Life In And Out Of The Pool
 By Tracey  Wickham IBN :  Format : Kindle Edition – heartforum.co.uk
  • Kindle Edition
  • 351 pages
  • Treading Water: My Life In And Out Of The Pool
  • Tracey Wickham
  • English
  • 09 December 2018

8 thoughts on “ Treading Water: My Life In And Out Of The Pool

  1. Fay says:

    Tracey Wickham s voice came through strongly giving the book authenticity.I wanted to read her story after seeing her on a documentary What a tough life, but a tough spirit too.Reading the part about swimming and competing ...

  2. Ann says:

    Authentically told in the voice of Tracey Wickham, supported with excerpts from those who knew her well The beginning of the book tells of her swimming achievements leading to the events of her life post swimming and ending with the tragic death of her dau...

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