Cath Bishop, author of The Long Win, speaks to Telegraph Sports about why our obsession with winning doesn’t always serve us.
Former GB rower Cath Bishop – ‘I was left with that sort of perennial silver-medal torment’
“I basically retired,” she says. “I was a mess. I tried to come back after a bit of a break, but I was just destroyed by my self-belief. I was defined by the Sydney performance. Nobody said, ‘Now let’s see what we can do’.”