What makes Team Bath’s performance sport setup unique is the access to state-of-the-art facilities, world class coaches and sector-leading sport scientists, nutritionists and physiotherapists all under one roof. The result of this combination is a leading training environment dedicated to encouraging talent to thrive.
Over 250 international athletes use the Sports Training Village as their main training base, and we are home to more than 10 regional or national sport squads.
|Facilities||Coaching||Physiotherapy and Sports Science|
|• One of four International High Performance Centres (tennis)||• Home of the renowned Southampton Academy||• Physiotherapy clinic recommended by all major insurance companies|
|• Home to London 2012 Olympic Legacy Pool||• Talented coaches including former international players||• Used by GB Swimming, England Netball and Southampton Academy|
|• Hosts UK’s only bob/skeleton push-start track||• Endorsed by Colin Jackson and many other Olympians||• State-of-the-art video analysis and fitness testing facilities|
The Athlete Zone is home to everything you need to know about Team Bath’s Talent Development Centre. Find information related to our dual-career, scholarship and full-time athlete programmes – including application forms for each of the above.
Athletes and Coaches (Past & Present)
From two-time world 110m hurdles champion and Olympic silver medalist Colin Jackson (pictured) to former South Africa hockey international Jody Paul – now head coach of Team Bath Hockey – meet the athletes and coaches past and present who have made the Sports Training Village the performance sport venue it is today.
Team Bath proudly offers some of the best sport facilities across the UK in an inspirational environment. Our £30 million Sports Training Village provides competition-standard training facilities to some 15+ sports. Explore the state-of-the-art facilities at the STV, take a virtual tour of our complex or keep up with the latest developments taking place on campus via our Facilities pages.
Our fitness pages offer information related to our high performance gym (available exclusively to performance athletes ), strength and conditioning services, personal training programmes and fitness testing facilities.
Physiotherapy and Sport Science
Our physio and sport science specialists work side-by-side with performance athletes to help them achieve their goals via guidance, and hands-on treatment with: nutrition; injury prevention and recovery; fitness testing; strength and conditioning among other services. Our video analysis and fitness testing suites offer cutting-edge performance enhancement for athletes looking to take their training to the next level.
We have more than 10 full-time coaches based on campus including former Olympians and international competitors.
Our strong external links with high profile clubs like Team Bath Buccaneers Hockey and Bath City Football Club help blood talented athletes into professional sport.