We meet one of the world's top Formula One drivers, David Coulthard. He tells us what it's like to speed round a track at 280km/h and about how many men in sports, himself included, struggle with eating disorders.
Vocabulary from the programme
the quality of being accurate and careful
to focus on a task without thinking about anything else
to be 'in the zone'
(informal) to be so focused on what you are doing that nothing else matters and your performance is better
it has very little space and it's hard to move around
the part of the car where the driver sits
an eating disorder where people make themselves vomit to get rid of food they have eaten and lose weight
to be macho
to hide emotions and to want to appear tough in a way traditionally associated with men
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