Holdsclaw recounts fight with depression
In the summer of 2011, I added the job of swim instructor to my résumé.
My one and only student was six-time WNBA All-Star Chamique Holdsclaw. When we met in the Atlanta social circle, my past as a lifeguard and high school swimmer came up. Holdsclaw, then 33 years old, thought swimming would be a great way to diversify her exercise regimen.
At 25, I was nervous about teaching a world-class athlete how to swim. It had been years since I had given my last lesson ...
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