With Rio 2016 around the corner, Team GB athletes are approaching the home straight in their final preparations for the greatest sporting show on earth.
Elite athletes are constantly being honoured for their success and athletic stars are broadcast across the world. But the price to win gold is high.
At elite level when all performers can meet the technical standards required, an athletes mentality is what often becomes the difference between a gold medal.
Although we watch those who have been successful in awe, we don’t see the journey that got them there in the first place. We don’t experience the hard work, the fight and the huge amounts of physical and mental pressure these athletes are put under.
This documentary looks at three athletes, who have all had varying experiences competing on the world stage.