The University of Bath is a major centre for high-performance sport in the UK and we are proud of our role in supporting athletes within our inspirational, multi-sport environment.
The University of Bath employs full-time coaches in nine sports, and we run our own performance programmes in:
We also partner with a group of national governing bodies of sport – all of whom have chosen the University as their primary training base – in supporting high-performance sport.
Our role in supporting full-time athletes is central to our approach to sport.
We strive to facilitate the critical factors that underpin achievement and to do this we have in place a specific programme of athlete benefits from which we encourage all full-time athletes to draw benefit.
These can include:
- Gym and facility access
- Access to a dedicated lifestyle support advisor from within the Team Bath Lifestyle Support Service
- Opportunities to apply for the Dual Career Programme, supporting athletes who aspire to achieve in more than one field, including employment or education
- Work experience
- A car parking permit