Stop body shaming kids playing sport: Olympic champion

By Katelyn Catanzariti
Updated May 26 2024 - 6:05am, first published 6:00am
Olympic champion Libby Trickett was first body-shamed during training when she was 16. (Dean Lewins/AAP PHOTOS)
Olympic champion Libby Trickett was first body-shamed during training when she was 16. (Dean Lewins/AAP PHOTOS)

Swimmer Libby Trickett was training for the Commonwealth Games when a picture of her next to a confirmed drug cheat appeared on the front page of a newspaper, comparing and contrasting their bodies.

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