Sport

Sport

“The sky has no limits and neither should you.” — Usain Bolt

The sport industry is worth over £23 billion and employs over a million people in the UK. It offers many different types of employment from athletes right through to sport business management and everything in between. Whether you’re interested in performing, aiding performance, hosting sporting events, producing sports equipment, or even writing about it; if sport is your passion, there’ll be a role in the industry to match your skills, experience and ambitions.

Related industries you may also be interested in

  • Public Services

Skills required

  • Leadership
  • Problem solving
  • Collaboration
  • Team work

Example career options

  • Coach
  • Sports Scientist
  • Sport Management
  • PE Teacher

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Bayley Lowe Level 2 Sport Former student at The Laurel Academy
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