Rosa Flanagan is a middle distance runner, specialising in 3000m Steeplechase + 5000m. She has represented Canterbury an New Zealand numerous times over her running career, such as her impressive 5th in 3000m Steeplechase at World University Games, 2015, South Korea.
As she became more focused and driven by her successes she became concerned and obsessed with her weight and how much exercise she was doing. She believed she needed to eat less and train more in order to execute peak performances. Unbeknown to her she was doing serious damage to her body and unfortunately, now she is having to deal with and overcome the harsh consequences.