Are you a sports nut who lives and breathes sports? Looking for a career that provides an opportunity to do what you love? There are a plethora of jobs available for you, both skilled and unskilled. What are some of the jobs in sports that you can consider? If you are not an athlete, try out some of the following for size.

Sports Broadcasting

Someone needs to deliver all the latest sports news; might as well be you. Many people find careers in sports broadcasting exciting and enjoyable for long term success. The job also pays well and is more flexible than many jobs.

Sports Writer

Sports writers also report the news but do so in print. You may need a lot of the same skills as a broadcaster to work as a sports writer. Tons of writing gigs are available for writers who want to take their career further.

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Sports Park Worker/Concessions Vendor

Work in the park on the day sporting events are held. There Are endless park worker jobs available, from concessions and vending (you know, the people who sell cotton candy and hot dogs) to ticket sales and inside sales.

Social Media Manager

Everyone seems to use social media these days. Sports teams need social media managers to ensure team information gets out there to the right people. As a social media manager, your job is to make that happen.

Final Word

Sports is big business and the available careers in the industry are endless. For any sports fan, working in the industry can be the best decision they ever make. Why not do what you love and get paid for it? The above careers are a few that can help get your foot in the door.