Sports relations and civil legal relations: the question of subjective composition

The development of professional sports contributes to complicating the social relations that increases the need for their clear legal regulation. Therefore, the main objective of the work is the analysis of the issues of subject composition related to the solution of sports relations and civil legal relations. Analyzing sports law it is found that different types of relations connected with sports, create in practice the inconvenience when searching for legislative acts and systematization of materials from practice. It is established that the subject of sports relations can be individuals and legal entities of private law and subjects of public law. It is determined that the relations connected with implementation and protection of the property rights on sports objects, relations of intellectual property and contractual relations in the sphere of sports belong to the civil sphere of legal regulation