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Siobhan-Marie O'Connor retires aged 25 because of 'debilitating' struggles

BBC Sport Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Olympic silver medallist Siobhan-Marie O'Connor retires from swimming at the age of 25 because of "debilitating" struggles with ulcerative colitis.
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