By Tanni Thompson
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You need to develop good relationships – and having a group of people you can trust around you is very important. These may be people who don’t have exactly the same goals as you, but they can still help you on your way. You need to take time to balance your professional goals with your family and friends and the people that you care about. And you need to treat the people around you with respect – the way that you yourself would like to be treated.
Going on to the track I looked across to the finish line and saw the BBC presenters Clare Balding and Colin Jackson. Both just looked at me and nodded. The semi-final had been close. I had drawn a good semi and had won. The second semi, which I managed to watch track-side, had been won by Madeline Nordlund from Sweden in a 45 TA N N I G R E Y T H O M P S O N new Paralympic record. Francesca Porcellato had been second. For the final I had the best chance that I could have. Madeline was not a quick starter, but a fast finisher.
You need to be able to plan how to get there. ) You need discipline that enables you to go out and do not just the nice, easy things, but also the things that are a challenge. You need self-belief. Although this may be challenged from time to time, really successful people are those who are able to deal with failure. Anyone can be successful once, but coming back from failure is a huge challenge, and one that not everyone wants to do, or can do. It means building on the hard days, when times are tough, and coming out the other side.
Aim High (Quick Reads) by Tanni Thompson