Contining information on a range of sports and fitness careers, both in the spotlight and behind the scenes, this work provides details on career options working in diverse settings, including schools, health clubs, public relations offices, and professional associations. It also gives advice on how to prepare for a sports or fitness career.
William Ray Heitzmann a faculty member at Villanova University, has taught and coached successfully in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Illinois, and New York at the high school and college level. Ray has written a variety of articles on sports and athletics; some have appeared in Coach and Athlete, Illinois Libraries, The Beachcomber, Coaching Clinic, Catholic Library World, PhillySport, the Philadelphia Inquirer, the National Association of Basketball Coaches Bulletin and others. He has appeared frequently on radio and television shows discussing sports careers, academics and athletics, and sports in society.