There's not a lot of sitting around in the world of sports. Even if the closest you've come to playing professional sports is quarterbacking the remote control on Sundays, there may be a place for you in athletics.
Jobs in sports go way beyond being a player. It takes a lot to put on a sporting event, and there can be hundreds of people behind the scenes working to pull it off. Think of a NASCAR pit crew or a professional baseball team's apparel merchandiser. As a sports agent, coach, personal trainer or even back-office management, you'll always be on the go. Athletic trainer, sports medicine doctor, physical therapist, sports photographer and journalist are also important sports-related jobs that provide a lot of action.
Then there's another industry that, by its very nature, is constantly moving. Click to the next page to learn more.