The pressure to succeed in sport can be overwhelming. Glory may follow success but the pursuit can also manifest serious and lasting damage in athletes. An eating disorder can be responsible for that harm. While 1 – 5% of the general population develop an eating disorder, the prevalence in some elite sports is over 30%. The TSN Original feature, Disorder, examines eating disorders in sports through the lens of athletes who have experienced the struggle firsthand.
Tracy Britnell, Devon Burns, Darren Oliver, Owen Ewers, Kevin Fallis, Brent Robichaud, Ken Volden