For many people, the extent of their swimming knowledge starts and ends at the Olympics. But for people who have committed themselves to tireless practices in the pool, it can be both a fulfilling and a stressful sport to be a part of.
Several swimmers used the Whisper app to confess some of the thoughts, fears, and struggles they have because of swimming. Their responses serve as a reminder that being passionate about something does not come without its challenges. But if you love it enough, it's totally worth the obstacles.
You can read some of their confessions below: