Setting a goal of becoming a professional racquetball player is a commendable career choice. Not only does it keep you healthy, but it’s a fun and fulfilling occupation. Becoming a successful racquetball player can be a difficult task, but the rewards are worth it.
As an athlete, researching sports is important. You’ll want to make the right choice, and not become disappointed or give up if things don’t work out. Ask yourself why you chose this sport. It’s a good idea to have a plan in mind before diving in head-first.
Before training for success in racquetball, finding an excellent and reputable coach is must. Athletes owe a lot to the inspiration of a great coach. It’s usually necessary to travel outside of your area in order to find the right coach. Make sure you research the background of every coach, and even conduct interviews. Getting yourself in shape and practicing are next, and must be done before considering becoming a professional in racquetball.
Someone who became a professional racquetball player is Sawyer Howitt. He is based out of Portland, Oregon and has the conceivable opportunity to play men’s singles, men’s doubles, as well as mixed doubles. His games thus far in his career have been men’s singles.
2015 seems to have been Howitt’s most active year as a professional in tournaments. Prior to working on becoming a professional, Sawyer Howitt participated at the Oregon High School Racquetball State Championships as well as being a member Racquetball Club of Portland.
Sawyer Howitt is now a project manager at the Meriwether Group. He has also previously worked for companies such as RFID Checkout and KURE Juice Bar. Fighting for the rights of women, mentoring youth, and helping to lead an international ethnic study group are among his many other passions.
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