connecting professionals in sport

Australian Sports Professionals Association (ASPA) brings together like-minded individuals with professional careers and backgrounds in sport across Australia.


We know that sport thrives when people collaborate. ASPA connects professionals in sport through social and networking events to share ideas, projects, and strategies.

Our vision

We want to empower sports by directly connecting the people who drive the decision making and day-to-day operations, by offering a powerful platform to connect and share ideas.


When you join, you're opening the door to hundreds of opportunities for meaningful collaboration, mentoring, recognition and career opportunities within sport.

Complete the census now!

The 2021 National Sports Census is now open.

It is designed to capture a response from every person working in Australian sport - from a recent graduate to an Australia Sports Industry veteran

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23 Feb 2022 · Australian Sports Professional Association releases third annual National Sport Census results
The Australian Sports Professionals Association (ASPA) has released the results from the 2021 National Sports Census. The Census, conducted every year since 2019, captures a truly national perspective of the Australian sports industry. · Read more
11 Oct 2021 · Australian Sports Professionals Association launches "Young Professionals In Lockdown" networking group
The Australian Sports Professionals Association (ASPA) has launched a "Young Professionals In Lockdown" networking group, to help give young professionals a sense of community and an opportunity for professional growth during this highly uncertain time. · Read more
16 Apr 2021 · NSW Relaunch
Join us for a free drink and food, networking with fellow people in the industry and to hear what ASPA has in store for the year! · Read more

Look Who's Talking

   Sport SA Sport SA is hosting Adelaide’s first Australian Sports Professionals Association network breakfast on Tuesday 2 April from 8am. read more 
   Chris Jones Early bird gets the omelette thanks to the launch of the Australian Sporting Professionals Association this morning. read more 
   Ritchie Hilton A great networking breakfast at the State Sailing Park at Albert Park this morning, hosted by the capable team at the Australian Sports Professionals Asscoiation (ASPA). read more 

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