Olympic rowing legend Mahé Drysdale pursing history in Tokyo

Publish Date
Thu, 25 Jun 2020, 6:12PM
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Olympic rowing legend Mahé Drysdale pursing history in Tokyo

Publish Date
Thu, 25 Jun 2020, 6:12PM

Five time World Champion and 2 times Olympic Gold Medal winner Mahé Drysdale is. doing all he can to claim history at the Tokyo Olympics. 

Drysdale has committed to competing in Tokyo, which is scheduled to begin in July 2021, having been postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The two-time defending gold medal single sculls champion would be 42 at next year's Olympics.

He was Simon and Phil's guest for this weeks Six and a Song. 

Mahé says while originally he struggled to find the motivation, he's now seeing the benefits of having a year's delay to prepare to claim another gold. 

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