Longest career as a sports journalist (male)
Sid Hartman
74:140 year(s):day(s)
United States (Minneapolis)

The longest career as a sports journalist is 74 years and 140 days, by Sid Hartman (USA) who has written for the Star Tribune in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, since 11 September 1945, as verified on the 28 January 2020.

Sid Hartman had his first byline for the Star Tribune on 4 November 1944, and began a weekly sports column on 11 September 1945. A beloved figure in the local community, Sid continues to write weekly columns as he approaches his 100th birthday.