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Events hosted at iconic sporting venues across the UK

Sports Sector Events to Support Students and Professionals with their Career

Behind every sport and sporting event is an entire support industry comprising professions as diverse as coaches, journalists, photographers, physiotherapists, match officials, nutritionists, therapists, marketers and administrators.

Careers in Sport LIVE events provide young people with the opportunity to see first-hand the diverse roles and responsibilities working within a professional sports club and their foundation.

The events are hosted at iconic sports venues and the club infrastructure highlighted as a case study to promote the professions working in Sports Business, Sports Coaching, Sports Media and Sports Science.

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Get Involved

School & College Students

Our ‘Introduction’ events are perfect for school and college students (14-18 years) eager to explore a career in the sports industry. Experience how professional sports clubs achieve success on and off the field through interactive workshops in sports business, coaching, media, and science.

University Students & Recent Graduates

Designed for university students and recent graduates (18-25 years), our ‘Accelerate’ events focus on sector-specific insights in sports business, coaching, media, and science. Ideal for those looking to break into the sports industry. Gain valuable knowledge and network with industry professionals.

Training Providers, Employers & Universities

Promote your brand, business or university course to the next generational workforce aiming to establish a career in the sports industry. Explore our sponsorship, exhibition and speaker opportunities.

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Why Attend?

University Options

A search for ‘sport’ on the UCAS website will promote over 1500 degree courses to study! University is an exciting and challenging opportunity for many, but university drop out rate is also increasing. Choosing where to study and what to study is an important decision, with many variables to consider, so listen to graduates and universities on how to ensure you select the right option for you.

Improving Skills

Whilst, qualifications are essential for some professions, attributes such as teamwork, creativity, timely communication, flexibility and good listening skills are essential for most professions, and especially in the sports industry.

The interactive workshops focus on developing skills employers are looking for when recruiting.

Job/Apprenticeship Market

Review the current apprenticeship and job opportunities available in the sports industry and review the process for successfully being selected for these positions.

Building Connections

Network with fellow students, upcoming graduates, recent graduates and early first stage professionals, as well as with local and national training providers and businesses.

Application Support

Sport offers so many values that are desired by employers, such as teamwork, commitment and decision-making.
Access sports recruiters, careers advisors and training providers for guidance on what qualifications are required for specific professions and advice to help you stand out from the crowd when it comes to your CV, letter of application and job interview.

Industry Guidance

Leading professionals and employees from the host club provide an insight into their role and responsibilities within the club.

Presentations and Q and A panels provide information on how they established their career; the highs and lows they have experienced and provide priceless advice to attendees as they embark on their own career in the industry.

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Event Tickets

EARLY BIRD OFFER : 2-4-1 Ticket Promotion

ACT FAST!! – Book by 31st August and enjoy 2-for-1 tickets. Secure your spots before the summer break by emailing info@careers-in-sport.co.uk. Don’t Delay – promotional tickets are LIMITED!!

‘Introduction’ Event Tickets

(14-18 years)

Our ‘Introduction’ events are perfect for school and college students (14-18 years) eager to explore a career in the sports industry. Experience how professional sports clubs achieve success on and off the field through interactive workshops in sports business, coaching, media, and science. Get hands-on insights and ignite your passion for a future in sports.

Sheffield, Bramall Lane
21st Nov 2024

Exeter, Sandy Park
28th Nov 2024

Cardiff, Principality Stadium
6th Dec 2024

Brighton, AMEX Stadium
7th Feb 2025

Birmingham, Edgbaston Stadium
13th Feb 2025

Sunderland, The Beacon of Light
7th Mar 2025

London, Emirates Stadium

London, Craven Cottage

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‘Accelerate’ Event Tickets

(18-25 years)

Designed for university students and recent graduates (18-25 years), our events focus on insights into sports business, coaching, media, and science. Ideal for those looking to break into the sports industry, these events prepare you to find and apply for the best opportunities. Gain valuable knowledge and network with industry professionals to kick-start your career.

Leeds, Headingley Stadium
24th Jan 2025

Birmingham, Edgbaston Stadium
14th Feb 2025

Liverpool, Aintree Racecourse
6th Mar 2025

London, Brentford FC Stadium
Date TBC

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Workshops

Our ‘Introduction’ (14-18yrs) and ‘Accelerate’ (18-25yrs) events are hosted at iconic sports venues, where we use the host club as a case study for showcasing the careers available in sports business, coaching, media and science.

Attendees engage in interactive workshops and learn how the departments work together to achieve success on and off the pitch.

SPORTS BUSINESS WORKSHOPS

The sports business industry is fast-paced and evolving. Attendees gain an overview of the commercial department of the professional sports club and hear about club strategies for fan engagement, product launches, ticketing, marketing and the procedures involved for matchday.

SPORTS COACHING WORKSHOPS

Sports coaches work with toddlers to the elderly, and within grassroots to elite sport. In the sports coaching workshop attendees gain an overview of the coaching department of the professional sports club, from grassroots through to the first team, and participate in a range of activities to develop their own coaching philosophy.

SPORTS SCIENCE WORKSHOPS

Behind every great sportsperson is a team of scientists supporting them to achieve their best. The workshop offers attendees an overview of the sports science department and hear how psychology, physiology, performance analysis and biomechanics help the athletes to compete at the highest level.

SPORTS MEDIA WORKSHOPS

Professional clubs and athletes invest time and resources in social media to promote their brand. Attendees hear how the club use social media platforms to support their commercial growth.

APPRENTICESHIPS WORKSHOPS

Apprenticeships in sport are growing and this workshop highlights how they can provide young people with a range of vital skills for sport, work and life. Attendees hear more about how apprenticeships work, where they run and how you can get involved!

EDUCATION WORKSHOPS

Studying a degree in sport will open up to a world of exciting career opportunities whether working with professional athletes and clubs, or in community or school settings. It can include roles in coaching, performance analysis, and therapy, as well as event management and the media.

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Previous Exhibitors

Activate Camps

Active Devon

Active Gloucestershire

AFL England

AMAC Training

Ameri Camp

Arsenal FC

Barracudas

BASI

Bradford Bulls

Brentford FC

British Athletics

British Gymnastics

Camp America

CCUSA

Challenger Sports

Chelsea FC Foundation

CIMPSA

Coaching for Hope

Devon FA

Discovery Learning

DNA Fit

EA Sports

England Golf

England Hockey

Fit for Sport

Future Fit Training

GSK

ICON Training

Kick It Out

Kings Foundation

Lawn Tennis Association

Let Me Play

Lincolnshire FA

London Youth Games

Middlesex CCC

Middlesex FA

Mountain Training

PGA Training Academy

PGL

Premier Training

Progressive Sports

QPR

RFU

RLSS

Royal Navy

Sport Cardiff

Sporting Opportunities

Sports Challenge

Sports Leaders

Sports Association

Sports Xtra

Star Hotshots

Street League

S and C Education

The Running School

The Sports Group

Thomas Cook

UK International Soccer

UKSA

United Through Sport

Welsh Athletics

Welsh Rowing

Welsh Rugby Union

Wild Training

Worcestershire CCC

Worcestershire FA

YMCA Training

EARLY BIRD OFFER : 2-4-1 Ticket Promotion

ACT FAST!! – Book by 31st August and enjoy 2-for-1 tickets. Secure your spots before the summer break by emailing info@careers-in-sport.co.uk. Don’t Delay – promotional tickets are LIMITED!!