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Study abroad : Once you arrive

Living in another country: Sport

Learn what sports are popular in different countries, as well as how they are celebrated and consumed. How do NASCAR fans gather together in America? Where can you go to watch a football game on a Saturday in the UK? Find out now.


Sport helps to bond individuals from different ethnic groups, social groups and ages and is an excellent way to start conversations with others. At college level, sports attracts students in large numbers to campus games and establishes school spirit!

Learn about the different traditions related to sports across the world, including how they are consumed. Even if you're not an athlete yourself, watching can be fun too!


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About Author

Paul Ellett is the editor for Hotcourses Abroad. His role is to plan, produce and share editorial, videos, infographics, eBooks and any other content to inform prospective and current international students about their study abroad experience. When he's not thinking about student visas in Sweden and application deadlines, Paul is an avid fan of comedy podcasts and Nicolas Cage films.

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