IOC Athlete Career Programme

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The International Olympic Committee has launched a section on their website with resources designed for elite athletes. The IOC Athlete Career Programme has practical information, tips and support which any athlete can access:

IOC Athlete Career Programme provides guidance and the necessary tools to help you successfully manage training, competition as well as the challenges and opportunities of day-to-day life as an elite athlete. It focuses on three fields:

• Education

All the information you need about juggling your sporting career with your academic pursuits

• Life Skills

Includes tips on Public Speaking and Media Relations, time management, goal setting, problem solving and budgeting.

• Employment

Information to assist in moving on to life after sport and finding a job you love.

The site has been designed with atheltes in mind, based on advice from elite athletes, coaches, NOCs and experts from around the world.

The programme is developed and delivered by the Olympic Movement, including National Olympic Committees, International Federations and National Federations.

ONOC Athletes Commission Voices of the Athletes and Excellence for life