Who can apply?

The programme is open to prospective and current students that are competing at a senior, national or international level within their sport. We have approximately 30 members of the squad each year.

What we offer on the Performance Programme

We will offer you a number of benefits including:

  • Free Active Plus sports membership for the year.
  • Specialist Strength and Conditioning coaching/facilities.
  • Sports Medicine Body Screening
  • Nutritional and Sports Psychology services.
  • Personalised athlete development plan.
  • Year-round support from the team.
  • Annual Squad residential and events throughout the year.
  • Financial support bursaries are available to go towards training and competition costs (on application).

142 x 142pxReceiving a Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship was a massive honour and it gave me access to a whole range of services which allowed me to maintain an intensive training regime whilst continuing my studies. It was also a significant psychological boost to receive such a prestigious award.

Georgie Twigg, Hockey, Olympic Gold Medallist, Rio 2016.

Got any questions?

Contact Performance Sport Manager Matt Paine via

Contact our Coaches

If you have any questions for our Head Coaches, please get in touch.

Rowing - Cameron Kennedy

Rugby - Joe Goodman

Hockey - Ben Dudley

Tennis - Ali Blackett