Full-time athlete application

Athletes looking to apply to be a part of the Team Bath Full-time Athlete group must:

  • Compete in an Olympic, Paralympic or Commonwealth sport, or a Team Bath focus sport – athletics, badminton, football, hockey, judo, netball, rugby, swimming and tennis.
  • Be recognised on their National Governing Body (NGB) performance pathway and competing internationally for their country.
  • Have reasonable expectation of a career in their sport and/or training requirements of over 18 hours a week.

If you wish to apply for a parking permit for 2021-22 as a full-time athlete, you may complete the section in the application form. Once information has been received from the University of Bath regarding parking permit procedures for 2021-22, we will contact you with regards to your permit application. Completing an application does not guarantee you a parking permit.

To apply to be a full-time athlete at Team Bath, please fill in the appropriate application form below:

If you are part of a National Governing Body who does not have a primary training base at the University of Bath, please contact athlete-support@bath.ac.uk detailing the sport you compete in to discuss full-time athlete access.

Please note the terms and conditions of our Team Bath Athlete Agreement [click here for 2021-22 terms and click here for 2022-23 terms] when applying. All activities – coaching, training, competition and recreational – are subject to prevailing Government and sport-specific guidelines.

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