TIL: There Are Similarities Between Being an Auditor and Training as an Olympic Marathon Runner

Brice Pavey

“You’re methodical, you think about numbers and percentages. The personality type … it’s a good fit. Learning to be resilient and not letting the bad experiences get you down is how to make it in the end.”

Brice Pavey, an audit associate at Anders CPAs + Advisors in downtown St. Louis, said about working in accounting and training for the 2024 Paris Olympic trials as a marathon runner.

Gwen Jorgensen would be proud.

St. Louis accountant has dreams of running in the Olympics [KSDK-TV]

 

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