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Individual Athletes

WHAT TO EXPECT

As the first TASS (Talented Athlete Support Scheme) Accredited college in the North East, we’re highly focused on developing young talent with sporting ambition alongside their academic studies to create a TASS dual career. You can study any course with us and enjoy the benefits of being part of our TASS athletes.

You’ll benefit from specialised training programmes matched to your sporting discipline, and our strength and conditioning team will work closely with you and your coaches to achieve a professional standard to prepare you for competitions.

Male athlete

BEING PART OF OUR INDIVIDUAL ATHLETE ACADEMY, YOU’LL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO:

  • Access funding and sponsorship opportunities for elite competitions
  • Access our college-wide academic flexibility policy and procedure to support elite-level competition
  • Compete in regional and national competitions
  • Have individually tailored strength and conditioning programmes, as well as use our state-of-the-art sports science lab
  • Access a physiotherapy clinic for injury treatment
  • Develop your skills with sport-specific expert workshops in areas such as sports psychology, performance analysis and nutrition
  • One-to-one fitness screening in state-of-the-art facilities
Students in the gym

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