Track and field athletes of all disciplines can enjoy some of the nation’s best facilities and support services whilst training at the University of Bath.
The University’s athletics coaching team is led by Colin Bovell, Head of Track and Field, and his team covers all of the athletics disciplines.
Rob Ellchuk, coach of Paralympic and World Champions Paul Blake and Sophie Kamlish, and James Hillier are among the other coaches who use the Sports Training Village facilities to prepare their athletes for national and international competition.
Performance Athletics Training Timetable
The coaching team
Some of the best coaches in the world of athletics put the athletes through their paces here at Team Bath.
Find out more about them below.
Colin Bovell: Head Track & Field Coach
Rob Ellchuk: Sprints Coach
James Hillier:National Coach and Athlete Development Manager, England Athletics
Ken Holmes: Throws Coach
Christian North: Pole Vault Coach
Dave Sacker: Middle Distance Coach
Paul Weston: Jumps Coach