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Life after College Sports

Athletes: Developing a Plan for a Meaningful Post-Sports Career

The majority of college athletes will not fulfill their dream of turning professional and they need to be as prepared as possible to face this reality. Shifting their focus from the pitch to a career that might not involve sports and building a new legacy, poses many challenges. This is due to the fact that an athlete’s identity is closely tied to their sport, but it’s certainly achievable with careful planning, preparation and persistence.

Life after College Sports

Beyond the Game: Crafting a Career Beyond College Athletics

For numerous athletes, collegiate sports mark the peak of their athletic endeavors. The years dedicated to competing at this level are full of trials, triumphs, and an abundance of memories. However, as graduation looms closer, athletes are often confronted with the question of what lies ahead. While some may aspire to pursue professional sports, the harsh reality is that only a small fraction will make it to the realm of professional sports. Hence, it becomes crucial for student-athletes to prepare for life beyond the game, shaping a career that transcends their time on the field or court.