England Rugby hero and Vitality ambassador opens up to COVER editor about his mental health journey
"When I was very young I loved life, but I was troubled by the idea that it was going to end," Jonny Wilkinson tells COVER over Skype. An intriguing statement - poetic, almost - from a national hero immortalised in sporting history after drop-kicking England to last-minute World Cup success in 2003. Some may be surprised by his willingness to speak so candidly about vulnerability. Outwardly, as a sportsman, Wilkinson appeared as the ultimate British male architype - a well-educated, good-looking...
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