reading guide assignment.docx - only be two possible outcomes in new york win or lose if radcliffe crosses the line first she will have proved her

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only be two possible outcomes in new york - win or lose. if radcliffe crosses the line first she will have proved her critics wrong. but if she fails to triumph she risks being labelled a has-been and her profile will suffer. and for any athlete that can have repercussions in terms of sponsorship appearance fees as well as further self esteem issues. athletes need to try and stay focused on their internal controls and ignore external questions explains richards who has worked with past olympians. she must not get caught up in someone else s agenda. radcliffe s best friend and fellow distance runner liz yelling revealed the 30- year-old is already aware she will be exposing herself to more public scrutiny in new york. she just thought well they can t think any worse of me now yelling told bbc sport. she s just doing what she wants to do and not thinking about the consequences of it. radcliffe described her decision to enter the new york marathon as impulsive but she is certain to have a tick-list of personal goals.

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