With so much bad press coming out of Russia, how do you keep athletes focused on the podium, and not the controversies? Matt Galloway spoke with three-time Olympic champion, Marnie Mc Bean. She is the author of “The Power Of More”. Listen (runs 6:31)
(Note- My apologies – if I knew how to embedded this file and NOT autoplay – I would have. MMcB)
Focusing on task, improving technique and increasing strength are what keeps us in the up-curve of our careers.
In closing, I'd just like to say thanks - you've been an awesome audience.
Marnie McBean holds three gold medals and a bronze medal from Olympic rowing competitions. She and her rowing partner, Kathleen Heddle, are Canada’s most successful Summer Olympic athletes.
She has been a specialist in Olympic Athlete Preparation, mentoring Canadian Olympic Teams between 2006 - 2014 and continues to work as a speaker, mentor and author.
She is an Officer of the Order of Canada, has a degree in Honors Kinesiology from the University of Western Ontario as well as three honorary doctorates. She is a member of Canada’s Sport Hall of Fame and an ambassador for Right to Play, Fast and Female, and Plan Canada’s Because I am a Girl initiative. She lives in Toronto.