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canadian swimming star Marie-Sophie Harvey A social media post on Wednesday revealed that he was drugged at the World Aquatics Championships.
Harvey shared his traumatic experience on Instagram.
He wrote that the incident happened on the last night of the World Championships, which took place on Sunday. Budapest, Hungary, She wrote that she was debating whether to post anything about it and decided to be “transparent” with her followers.
“On the last night of the World Championships, I got drunk,” she began.
“At the time I was not aware of what was inside me, I remember being completely lost the next morning; with our team manager and the doctor at my bedside. I remember celebrating my competition and at the same time was aware and aware of myself. The next objective, which is (d) Commonwealth Games. But then, I don’t remember anything. It’s a window of four to six hours where I don’t remember a single thing I have heard bits and pieces by people and I have also experienced justice.
“The only thing I can say is this: I’ve never felt more ashamed than this.”
Harvey felt isolated when he returned home to see his family.
“It felt like the body I was in wasn’t mine (it still feels like it). I went home and found a dozen bruises on my body. Some of my friends later told me that they ( to carry) until I was unconscious and probably explained why.
“I didn’t make me feel any better.”
Harvey wrote that she consulted with doctors and was told she was “lucky” to only have a rib sprain and a minor bruise.
“It helped me allay some of my apprehensions, but sadly not all of them,” he said.
Harvey urged his followers to be careful.
“I thought I was safe, that this would never happen to me, especially when I was surrounded by[y] Guys,” she wrote. But it happened… and I wish someone had educated me on the matter before that night.
Harvey won bronze in 4x200m freestyle in world championshipss. She won three silver medals and one bronze medal at the 2019 Pan American Games.