By virtue of being a professional athlete, you’re going to experience struggles with performance at some point in your career. Some athletes handle this better than others. Similarly, there’s a sect of athletics that are following in the footsteps of a parent. This is a labor in itself and comes with its own sort of turmoil, with some also managing the additional expectations more gracefully than others might. We’ve seen children of professional athletes absolutely thrive at the highest level while some flame out rather quickly and disappear off the national stage.