Team GB’s unsung hero Jurgen Grobler to retire after Tokyo 2020

Exclusive: Jurgen Grobler, the most successful coach in Olympic history has told the Independent he plans to retire after Tokyo 2020.

Grobler has won gold at every games he has attended for the last 40 years, and lead the likes of Sir Steve Redgrave and Sir Matthew Pinsent to glory.

He has been the chief coach for the Team GB men’s rowing team since 1990. But before he bows out next year, he’ll have to face his toughest challenge yet.

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