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Canadian swimmer Ryan Cochrane admits that in the past he might have been searching for a level of perfection that wasn’t there.
He won bronze at the 2008 Beijing Games and added silver four years later in London. Cochrane is using a new approach this season as he tries to finally get to the top step of the Olympic podium.
“It’s almost a Zen-like attitude,” the Victoria native said. “It’s not about blood in the water and having to attack these things. It’s just trusting in yourself that you’ve done the work and I know I…