Risks… from a red paper clip to a house!

Read the latest instalment on our blog, written by real gym National Lead, Sarah Moon:

I heard a story about a man in Canada who traded up to a house, starting with a red paper clip. He wasn’t happy with this and wanted a more interesting item, so he first traded it for a novelty fish pen, then to a doorknob and a camping stove. Before long he was trading roles in films, rent for a year and finally a house! And it all started with a red paper clip.

This got me thinking about my journey through sport and coaching, and the risks I’ve taken, how they accumulate to such a point that they sound ridiculous, but when they are only a small jump from the previous ‘trade’… somehow they don’t quite seem so BIG”

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