Supermum Helen Glover aims to change the way women think forever by winning a third Olympic title. One of the great comebacks in sport sees the rowing champion of London and Rio attempt a golden hat-trick in Tokyo.
No British female has won gold medals in three successive Games and Glover is attempting it after giving birth to three children in this Olympic cycle.
So remarkable is what she has in mind that she claims little more than a year ago she would have ‘done a Redgrave’ had anyone suggested it.
By that she refers to Sir Steve’s pronouncement after his fourth Olympic gold - prior to his fifth - that ‘if anyone sees me go near a boat you've got my permission to shoot me’.Read more on mirror.co.uk