Grace Meade

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USA’s Simone Biles walked away from the women’s team competition on Tuesday after admitting she had “freaked out in a high stress situation”. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Even if they never meet, the lives of American gymnast Simone Biles and the Irish swimmer Mona McSharry have overlapped and caught the wild extremes o(...)

Mona McSharry: “You can’t rush breaststroke, you have to wait for the glide. You just have to go slow to swim fast.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

It has been a hectic week for Mona McSharry. She was a bit behind with her Junior Cert art project which has to be submitted tomorrow so had to knuckl(...)