Professional Snowboard Athlete resume example with 20+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
I have been a professional snowboarder for past couple decades and I'm looking to of transition into a role within the action sports/outdoor industry for my next chapter in life. I'm skilled in sales, marketing, social media, coaching, design and product management. Charismatic, easygoing, adventurous and driven to motivate others to succeed in reaching their goals.
  • Social media marketing & engagement
  • Computer proficient
  • Personable and friendly
  • Products sales & ordering
  • Detail orientated
  • Promotions and marketing strategies  
  • Event planning and coordination
  • Strong work ethic 
  • Adaptable and self-motivated
  • Customer service-oriented 
  • Sales experience
  • Cash handling
  • Customer service
  • Action Sports Industry Focused
  • Marketing strategies
  • Client engagement
Education and Training
Aberdeen College Aberdeen, Scotland Expected in 2003 Associate of Arts : HND Sports Coaching (Outdoor) - GPA : Completed a 3-year college degree in sports coaching. I'm a qualified snowboard instructor and coach as well as having qualifications in sailing, rock climbing, kayaking and awards in other sports.
HND (Higher National Diploma) Sports Coaching, Aberdeen College.
Represented the UK as a member of the British Snowboard Team for the 2006 Winter Olympics.
Increased personal web traffic by 98% by improving and optimizing web content via social media (Instagram & personal website/blog)
- Grown Instagram audience & following organically to 25k+ followers and actively engage with fans, friends, peers, industry heads. Market my current sponsors and boost sales and exposure through varied content.
Qualified Snowboard Coach (BASI Level 3)
Qualified Snowboard Instructor (BASI Level 3)
Long Valley Fire Fighter (Voluntary)  

, , 01/1998 - Current
Promoted a dozen or so high calibre brands through contests, demos, trade shows, social media, magazine, film and client promotions. Effectively communicated and networked with a diverse group of athletes, coaches, fans, peers and industry heads.
Served as a professional athlete for the Drop MFG brand for 17+ years amongst other brands.
Trained for many hours per week for contests and events. Negotiated multiple annual sponsorships and bonus contracts. Promoted company products to the masses. Continual help with product development and product testing/design.
Ace Hardware - Sales Associate/Cashier
City, STATE, 01/2017 - Current
Sales associate that deals with snowboarding and hardgoods primarily. Have a good relationship with the manager and work with him ordering and buying brands into the shop. Helped bring in new and exclusive brands to the Mammoth Lakes, CA region. Brands such as Db Equipment, Wearcolour, Poc, Adidas snowboarding etc. I found that having brands that P3 exclusively carry would give us a different clientele and edge over other retailers.
City, STATE, 09/2009 - 2011
I was a full-time leisure assistant in charge of opening and closing the complex, cleaning and maintaining a safe work environment. I was also teaching several classes a week, mainly indoor cycling (spin) and circuit classes. During my time there I was sent to many training classes and gained a wealth of knowledge as well as full understanding of fitness equipment. Accomplished multiple certifications including; spin level 2, trampolining, and youth coaching. 
Badenoch And Strathspey Leisure Centre - Full-Time General Contractor/Carpentry
City, STATE, 01/2014 - 06/2016
Worked full-time as a general contractor. I was also skilled at custom carpentry and fine woodworking. My boss and I worked together and have become best of friends. He taught me many skills and we worked amazingly as a team. He then took over his family business managing Crowley Lake Store and I started my own mobile Auto detailing business.

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School Attended

  • Aberdeen College

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  • Sales Associate/Cashier
  • Full-Time General Contractor/Carpentry


  • Associate of Arts

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