Zambia 5050 blog – reflecting on a wonderful week and an unforgettable summer of sport

University of Bath student Jake Samuel is part of the organising team for the Zambia 5050 charity challenge, a fundraising campaign led by Olympian Mel Marshal and Olympic swimming champion Adam Peaty to create sporting opportunities for some of Africa’s poorest children. Marshal and Peaty, along with their team, are undertaking ten hours of sport with children each day for...

A first-hand account of how University of Bath can provide student-athletes with vocational and coaching skills

The University of Bath has a proud history of helping student-athletes achieve their potential in both the competition and academic arenas. But did you know we also offer the chance to learn practical skills like coaching, sports massage, personal training and first aid through Team Bath Training & Development? The vocational courses, delivered by a team of elite practitioners...

Fighting fit – modern-day jousters put to the test in Physio & Sports Science Centre

Today’s jousters are the ultimate all-round athletes, combining similar levels of fitness and strength to a professional footballer, a top tennis player and a Formula 1 driver, according to research by the Team Bath Physio & Sports Science Centre. As part of the pre-season preparation for jousting tournaments at castles across the country, English Heritage jouster Roy Murray was put...



University of Bath named as Sports University of the Year in Good University Guide 2018

22 September 2017

The University of Bath has been named as the UK’s top sports university in the influential The Times & The...

Mark Skimming and Dr Andrei Vorontsov
Olympic swimming coach Dr Andrei Vorontsov returns to University of Bath to work with student squad

21 September 2017

After eight years of preparing Russian and Swedish swimmers for the Olympic Games, world-renowned coach Dr Andrei Vorontsov has returned...

Liam Broady (right) celebrates with coach Dave Sammel after reaching the quarter-finals of the St Petersburg Open in 2017
Liam Broady becomes first Team Bath MCTA singles player to reach ATP World Tour quarter-finals

20 September 2017

Liam Broady has become the first Team Bath MCTA Tennis player to reach the quarter-finals of an ATP World Tour...

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