Cover Letter Sports Template

By The Diversity Employment Team - Published on: Feb 09, 2024

[Your Name]
[Your Address]
[City, State ZIP Code]
[Your Phone Number]
[Your Email Address]

[Today’s Date]

[Hiring Manager’s Name]
[Company/Organization’s Name]
[Company/Organization’s Address]
[City, State ZIP Code]

Dear [Hiring Manager’s Name],

I am writing to express my strong interest in the [specific position name, e.g., “Sports Coach”] position at [Company/Organization’s Name, e.g., “XYZ Sports Academy”]. With a [degree type, e.g., “Bachelor of Science”] in [specific field, e.g., “Physical Education”] from [Your University/College Name, e.g., “University of California, Los Angeles”] and experience as a [specific position you held, e.g., “Sports Coach”] at [Previous Employer’s Name, e.g., “ABC Sports Club”], I am confident in my ability to contribute positively to your team.

During my tenure at [Previous Employer’s Name], I [specific accomplishment or task, e.g., “coached teams emphasizing leadership and teamwork and successfully organized sports events showcasing my organizational prowess”]. I have honed my [specific skill, e.g., “coaching”] skills and have a strong foundation in [another specific skill, e.g., “athletic skills”], making me well-suited for the [specific position name] role.

My certifications in [specific certifications, e.g., “CPR/AED and Coaching”] further equip me to ensure safety and professional guidance in every aspect of my work. I am particularly impressed with [a particular program, initiative, or aspect of the company/organization, e.g., “the youth programs at XYZ Sports Academy”], and I am excited about the opportunity to contribute my expertise and passion for sports to such initiatives.

In addition to my technical competencies, I bring a [specific personal trait, e.g., “passion”] for sports and a genuine commitment to [specific objective or mission, e.g., “fostering a positive, encouraging environment for athletes”]. I am eager to collaborate with the talented team at [Company/Organization’s Name] to further the mission of [specific mission or objective of the company/organization, e.g., “promoting athletic excellence and teamwork among young athletes”].

Thank you for considering my application. I look forward to the opportunity to discuss how my background and experiences align with the needs of your team. I am available at [Your Phone Number] or via email at [Your Email Address] for further discussions.


[Your Name]