It’s essential to support those athletes who have conflict with any person in authority, including coaches.
I believe them.
I also believe those who had good experiences. For example, Sam Peszek, Mohini Bhardwaj Barry, Danusia Francis, Katelyn Ohashi, Emily Lee, Emma Malabuyo and Ana Padarariu.
More than 175 current and former gymnasts and parents, including Olympic medalists and UCLA stars, are expressing their support for former UCLA coach Chris Waller in a statement provided to The Times.LA Times
My own experiences with Chris Waller were all good. I found him to be an empathetic and excellent technical coach.