Many people love playing sports in their spare time. Some of us have done so since we were children. Did you know that more people are turning their sporting hobbies into careers? Here are some telltale signs that you should do the same too:
- You are a local sporting legend
Are you someone that just seems to win every single game they play? If so, it is likely that you could make a living doing what you love. More so if you’ve got a good local reputation for how you play!
- All you do is talk about your sport
Some people have an obsession with their favourite sport. If that sounds like you, it’s time to take things to the next level. It’s also the right thing to do if you want to take part in major sporting events!
- You hate your day job
Some people might think your ordinary 9-5 job is good. But, if you’d rather watch paint dry, you should tell your boss you want to quit. Especially if you’ve had sponsorship offers relating to your sport.
- You won’t make a decent living doing anything else
Are you terrible at doing office work? Perhaps you’re not cut out to do jobs others might carry out with their eyes closed? If the only thing you’re “good at” is your sport, this should be your career path.
- You want to be a role model to younger people
Last, but not least, do you want kids to aspire to be like you when they grow up? Do you want to encourage others to take up your sport? The only way to do that is by being a prominent figure. Take Ana Ivanovic from the world of tennis, for example: