Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Sports Instructors industry has grown steadily over the past five years. Rising discretionary income has resulted in consumers becoming more comfortable spending their income on non-essential products and services such as sporting lessons. However, some of this extra income has been put toward payments for substitute forms of exercise. Strong competition from gyms, fitness centres and general fitness activities such as walking and running has limited revenue growth to an expected compound annual rate of 1.6% over the five years through 2015-16, to reach $825.7 million. Similarly, growth of 1.1% is forecast for the current year... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The Sports Instructors industry is highly diverse in the services provided due to the range of sports played in Australia. Instructors have different roles for team sports compared with individual sports. While individual sports like tennis and golf require significant coaching in technique, coaches of team sports like soccer have to foster team unity in addition to teaching skills.
Tennis coaching is the industry's largest segment because tennis is played across all age demographics and players require consistent practice to maintain skills. Tennis players are also more likely to undertake private coaching lessons and group lessons. Most tennis coaches work part-time to complement their full-time profession... purchase to read more