How much can I make in a Career in Professional Cycling?

How much can I make in a Career in Professional Cycling?

A Career in Professional Cycling has always intrigued me. Internet is brimming with pages on How to get into Professional Cycling, while I want to first understand What is a Career in Professional Cycling. It had been a while since I was researching about a Career in Professional Cycling, when I came across: 

Mohit Ubhan's professional point of view!

Mohit Ubhan invested 10 years & 7 months in Professional Cycling. Mohit Ubhan has worked in Professional Cycling as Sport Leader in Decathlon. In Mohit Ubhan's own words, this is how Mohit Ubhan got into Professional Cycling: "I have taken part in many International Races as a Cyclist. I was under 5 in Subaro Cup, Twilight Series, Serbio Cup. I am a Sport Leader at Decathlon and a cyclist at Team Novo Nordisk." Mohit Ubhan has a profile in a very interesting format on: 

Career Video on Professional Cycling

In a video, Mohit Ubhan has talked about various aspects of a Career in Professional Cycling. Mohit Ubhan started by explaining Professional Cycling as: "Cycling is the use of bicycles for transport, recreation, exercise or sport. Cycle sport is competitive physical activity using bicycles. There are several categories of bicycle racing including road bicycle racing, time trialling, cyclo-cross, mountain bike racing, track cycling, BMX, and cycle speedway." It was a very interesting video and I enjoyed watching it.

  • It was a welcome change to see the video touch upon Education as theoretical knowledge needed to excel at Professional Cycling, and not merely as Qualifications needed to enter Professional Cycling. Mohit Ubhan touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:Professional Training
  • Coach
  • Cycling
  • Physiology

Anyone aspiring for this Career needs to understand that Skill development is crucial for success.

  • Mohit Ubhan then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Professional Cycling:Patience
  • Practice
  • Consistency
  • Team Work
  • Discipline
  • Risk Taking
  • Adventurous

Positives of this Career are quite interesting.

  • Mohit Ubhan believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Professional Cycling:Physical Fitness
  • Contribution to Society
  • Motivating Youth
  • Recognition & Respect

Challenges are the other side of Positives and this Career is no exception.

  • And, Mohit Ubhan believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Professional Cycling:Lack of Support
  • Mental & Physical Stress
  • Risk
  • Financial Instability

In the final section of the video Mohit Ubhan talks about How a day goes in a Career in Professional Cycling. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Professional Cycling, 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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