Sunday, October 6, 2019

How much can I make in a Career in Motor Sports?

There are many nuances of a Career in Motor Sports. For me understanding Why I want to choose a Career in Motor Sports is phenomenally more important than figuring out How to get into Motor Sports. It had been a while since I was researching about a Career in Motor Sports, when I came across:

Shardul Sharma's professional point of view!

Shardul Sharma is an experienced professional with 6 years & 5 months in Motor Sports. Shardul Sharma has worked in Motor Sports as Rally Pilot in LBS Racing. In Shardul Sharma's own words, this is how Shardul Sharma got into Motor Sports: "I did B Com from Shyam Lal College and then worked at Iktara Films as a Marketing Head for some time. I thought of converting my passion to profession and started participating in Motor Racing Championships in 2012. I won many Championships like Gulf Monsoon Rally 2013, Speed Sprint 2014, OYA Motor Cross 2016. I am leading at Indian National Rally Championship 2017. I am a Rally Pilot at LBS Racing." I wanted to know more about Shardul Sharma and found this profile:

Career Video on Motor Sports

In a video, Shardul Sharma has talked about various aspects of a Career in Motor Sports. Shardul Sharma started by explaining Motor Sports as: "Motorsport or motorsports is a global term used to encompass the group of competitive sporting events which primarily involve the use of motorised vehicles, whether for racing or non-racing competition." The video was an engaging disposition.

It was a welcome change to see the video touch upon Education as theoretical knowledge needed to excel at Motor Sports, and not merely as Qualifications needed to enter Motor Sports. Shardul Sharma touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:
  • Vectors
  • Distance & Displacement
  • Motorcycle
  • Physiology
  • Maths & Geography
Sills and success goes hand in hand. One needs to get a hold of essential skills.
Shardul Sharma then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Motor Sports:
  • Flexibility
  • Fitness
  • Endurance
  • Discipline
  • Consistency
  • Anticipation
There are great positives of this Career.
Shardul Sharma believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Motor Sports:
  • Potential for Growth
  • R&D of New Racing Motorcycles
  • Healthy Lifestyle
  • Polishing Skills
  • Travel & Exploring
After a discussion on Positives, Challenges complete the caricature of a Career.
And, Shardul Sharma believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Motor Sports:
  • Lack of Infrastructure
  • Lack of Awareness
  • Societal Pressure
  • Expensive Sport

In the final section of the video Shardul Sharma talks about How a day goes in a Career in Motor Sports. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Motor Sports, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

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I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

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