About the Author
Mark Kleanthous has competed in more than 1,050 competitions worldwide during the last 32 years. During preparing for these events he has experienced almost every physical and mental set back and has learned how to deal with them. Mark's first experience was coming last in his first competition; this did not stop him training for more than 11 years until he won his first of many competitions. Despite adversity, he crossed the finish in line all but two competitions he started. Mark is now a mental coach and motivational speaker and still competes today.