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.