Watch how good this guy gets after playing ping pong for a year

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Malcolm Gladwell already coated this premise in Outliers that for those who observe one thing considerably on the common, you’re certain to get actually good at it.

The Expert in a Year challenge adopted one man, Sam Priestley, who tried to observe ping pong daily for a 12 months. His purpose? To go from newbie to knowledgeable and break into the highest 250 gamers in England.

Benefit from the footage of his journey on this video “1 Second (Nearly) On a regular basis” (he didn’t fairly make it daily, therefore the “nearly”), which follows his progress from month to month, together with some coaching moments that may put a Vince Vaughn montage to disgrace.

Keep in mind, there’s nonetheless over a month to hone your candy ping pong abilities for our tournament on March 26. Use this video to channel just a little eye of the tiger:

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