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Both the velodrome and the Commonwealth swimming pool are open to the public and are frequently used by local schools and the local community. Over the last six years young people have been inspired to take up swimming and cycling more seriously; some of them are now coming through as Olympic champions or hopefuls.
You’ve got to put a lot of hard work in and it’s not just in the swimming pool. You’ve got to look after yourself, you’ve got to sleep well and you’ve got to recover between the sessions, whether that’s resting or getting the right food inside you. I always try to get the best out of myself and strive for perfection.
Swimming has given me a lot. It’s given me a respect for people and different cultures around the world when I’ve been competing abroad. I’ve learnt many life skills and met so many friends around the world that I might not have had otherwise. I’m focused and driven and I guess swimming has made me that way.
Dedication and time management are two of the biggest things. I hate being late for anything. If anything, I prefer to be ten minutes early rather than thirty seconds late. I’m also very dedicated and I want to do my best in everything I do. I believe swimming has helped transfer that into my life as well.
Most of the preparedness happens during training every single day, so it’s all about getting to a meet and being as relaxed as possible. Personally, I just try to stay in the crowd of people, just talking so my mind doesn’t think only about swimming. That helps me to relax. And at this level, we all know what needs to be done once we jump in the pool