Usually when you ask someone about sporting careers, the top 3 answers are: coach, athlete and referee. While these options are great, research has shown that in the Caribbean, other avenues in sport are often overlooked.
Here is a list of 17 other sporting careers excluding the above mentioned.
Sports development officer
Sports and exercise psychologist
Sport operations assistant
Sports marketing, PR, communications and social media
Sport performance manager
Sport performance analyst
Licensing partnerships manager
Leisure centre/gym manager
Physical education teacher
Digital marketing and content executive
With the advent of technology, some of these jobs can be done remotely, you can be in the Caribbean with your workspace located in Asia. According to experts, the sports industry reached a value of nearly US$488.5 billion in 2018, and is now estimated to be worth over $500 billion. What are you waiting on? Choose your sporting career today.