Lots of people play football in their back garden pretending to score the FA Cup winning goal for their favourite club, taking the wicket that wins the Ashes or crossing the line to win gold in the Olympic 100 metre final. For many the dream of playing in the Premier League, Ashes or Olympics will not be possible but for some the opportunity to play sport as a career is possible. But it requires a lot of dedication and commitment to achieve this goal. It is not a simple journey and there are plenty of ups and downs along the way.
Gain advice from those who established a career playing sport professionally. Understand the various aspects required to become successful and implement them into your own training and lifestyle. Good luck and hopefully we will see your sporting success in the media in the not so distant future.