How Much do You Want it?

I am so proud and inspired by my friend, Olympic Gold Medalist, former team-mate and former nemesis, Natalie Cook, who has defied the odds and qualified for the London Olympic Games ( london2012.com ) – her 5th, a record for an Australian women at the summer games. What kind of motivation does it take to make it to one Olympics, let alone five?   What drives one to go the extra distance?

Do you challenge yourself enough to win?

Less than 100 days to London Olympic Games and athletes are in training – some are aiming for Gold, and others are still working to make the team, to become an Olympian. What kind of training do you think you need to make it to the top in business or in your life?  Do you prefer to win against an easy opponent or to lose against someone who is better and challenges you? In times of competition I’m guessing that you would not be adverse to taking the easy win, but when the game or competition is in training, the