Have you ever met a professional athlete in an everyday situation? Was it a good or bad experience?
I've had a few experiences meeting pro athletes in normal situations
I worked for a number of years in a supermarket and had a number of professional sportspeople come through my checkout- particularly members of Nottingham Panthers Ice Hockey Team and they're just down to earth blokes
I've met professional footballers when i've been in the casino before and while being a bit flash with their money they are straightforward and easy to talk to on a personal level.
My experiences have been pretty positive in general although generally my experiences with pro athletes are through sports.
I have met quite a few actually, many life in our area and 9 out of 10 are normal people, but there's one in every crowd. My daughter works at one of LeeRoy Selmon's restaurants, he's a good guy and very down to earth.
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