Athlete Zone

Welcome to the Athlete Zone – the dedicated help zone for athletes who study and/or train at the University of Bath.

The University hosts elite training squads for more than 12 sports alongside many National Governing Bodies of sport, such as British Swimming, Pentathlon GB and the British Bobsleigh & Skeleton Association.

To find out more about our individual sport programmes, visit our ‘Sport‘ section and select your chosen sport for details.

Our athlete support services can benefit athletes at the Sports Training Village in a number of ways.

Full-time athletes support

  • Provides access to our high performance gym, facilities and a dedicated lifestyle support officer;
  • Offers opportunities for us to support factors which underpin achievement;
  • Support Service Grant providing a tailored Sports Science and Medicine package for athletes.

Scholarship opportunities

  • Financial support for student-athletes to ease the burden of academic fees;
  • A number of different scholarship schemes available.

Team Bath Dual Career programme

  • Designed to support student-athletes in combining high performance sport and education at the University of Bath;
  • Ensures appropriate support is available, designed for athletes’ individual needs both now and in the future.

Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS)

  • Government-backed partnership between talented young athletes, educational institutions and National Governing Bodies (NGBs);
  • Currently more than 40 TASS athletes across 14 sports are based at the University of Bath.

Athlete Forum

  • Representatives from each sport at the University of Bath STV present ideas and raise concerns of their fellow athletes;
  • Contributes to the progression of sport at the university for athletes of all ages and abilities.

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