Here Sebastian describes being left out of PE at school.
TranscriptI wasn't included in any sort of gym or sports activity. I missed out on what I like to call the camaraderie of it all, especially with boys and when you're going through your teenage years. I did feel very segregated when it came to sporting activities, especially on a sports day.
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