CarrièresSportives ProjetDeVie 


Published in 2006 by INSEP, this book is written by three dual career specialists: Nadine Debois, now Education Coordinator and Psychology Researcher; Véronique Leseur, Head of INSEP Department of Elite Athletes Guidance, Education, Access to Employment and after Sport Career; and Frank Bouchetal Pellegri, Deputy Technical Director in the French Athletics Federation, responsible for the monitoring of elite athletes.

The authors analyze athletes’ career support schemes. Their work looks at an athlete’s life from a holistic viewpoint, encompassing sport, medical, social, educational and family parameters. This book remains a point of reference for all career coaches in France.

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EU Guidelines on Dual Careers of Athletes

Recommended policy actions in support of dual careers in high-performance sport : approved by the EU Expert Group 'Education & Training in Sport'. These guidelines are addressed primarily to policy makers in the Member States, as inspiration for the formulation and adoption of action-oriented national dual career guidelines and to raise awareness at national level about the concept of dual careers.