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.
Here at LAPS, we’re huge fans of @TheFoodieFootballer on Instagram. It’s Marc Pugh, former AFC Bournemouth ace, now online health coach, who is one of a handful of people who have scored in every one of the top five divisions in the English football pyramid. We wanted to understand where his love of food started […]
Careers in education: Rosamund Bradbury was a British international rower who competed at the World Championships, World Under-23 Championships, and European Championships. She is now a maths teacher at the British School in the Netherlands. Straight after I finished as a rower, in 2016, I went into a role in road planning for an international […]
Female Sports Coaches // Vicky Huyton set up the Female Coaching Network (FCN) in 2014, after working as an athletics and football coach. You can find the FCN on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, and connect with Vicky here. The joke in my family was that my sprint times are calculated on a calendar not a […]