Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Revenue for the Sports Coaching industry increased over the past five years as demand for intensive sports instruction has rebounded following the recession. Parents are expected to increasingly enroll their children in sports camps and training academies to develop their skills over the five years to 2019. Furthermore, concerns about obesity in children will provide an additional bolster to the industry... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter
The majority of sports coaching facilities provide training to young people for recreational purposes. Therefore, capital costs are low as the facilities and major equipment used in coaching can essentially be hired as they are needed. Low barriers to entry into this segment are responsible for the high proportion of nonemployers (i.e. businesses with no paid employees) in the industry, comprising 78.0% of establishments.
Firms specializing in providing training to exceptional, amateur and professional athletes have much higher initial costs, and therefore higher barriers to entry. These sports coaches need to possess a range of high-tech equipment such as electronic timing systems and performance monitoring and analysis systems... purchase to read more