For many, being involved in professional or top level sport is the fulfilment of a lifelong dream. But not all sports careers can last forever; have you considered what comes next? It’s never too early, or too late, to think about your future.
Sport professionals are highly sought after by employers in a huge number of sectors. The very characteristics that have put you at the top of your sports career are the same traits employers find desirable. There are thousands of rewarding careers out there, and LAPS has been set up by sports and recruitment experts to help connect you with the right opportunities. It is an exclusive, invitation-only community designed specifically for you. And it’s absolutely FREE to use.
LAPS has been designed specifically for sports professionals. Watch interviews with people who have made the transition, find out about new careers and qualifications, and apply for jobs, all right here.
As a young boy, I would dream of being a first-team regular in the Premier League and appearing on Match of The Day every week, just like millions up and down the country and around the world. Fast forward 20 years and I now find myself in the fifth tier of English football, where I […]
LAPS is delighted to bring you this insight from scrum-half Leanne Infante, part of England’s victorious Six Nations squad, straight after the Red Roses sealed the title with victory against France. Firstly, what a tournament this was – and for many reasons! Reasons such as breaking crowd records, smashing viewing figures, hitting huge cap milestones, […]
I was the first woman in the Commonwealth to jump over 14 metres, and I am in the top five British triple jumpers of all time, behind legends like Ashia Hansen. But sport has given me so much more than good memories and records. It’s given me a platform and a voice. My name’s Michelle […]