Major Games and Events
Sportspeople based at the Team Bath Sports Training Village are working hard towards two major global events being staged during 2022.
- The Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, taking place from February 4-20 and March 4-13 respectively – click here to find out more.
- The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, taking place in the West Midlands from July 28 to August 8 – click here to find out more.
We have a proud history of supporting athletes on the biggest sporting stages of all, with sportspeople who train at the STV having won medals at every Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games since Sydney 2000 and every Winter Olympic Games since Salt Lake City 2002. There have also been a multitude of medals won at the Commonwealth Games during the past two decades, as well as World and European Championships. See below for details of recent major competitions.
Twenty-eight sportspeople based at the University of Bath Sports Training Village and nine alumni competed at the Tokyo Games, which were delayed until 2021, bringing home an incredible 21 medals between them – 11 of them gold.
Glasgow/Berlin 2018 European Championships
Sixteen sportspeople based at the University of Bath Sports Training Village and five alumni competed across five different sports, winning seven medals between them, as the inaugural multi-sport European Championships took place in Glasgow and Berlin.
Sixteen athletes based at the University of Bath competed in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, winning three medals between them.
Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games
Thirty University of Bath-based sportspeople representing eight different countries competed at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast from April 4-15 – winning a super 17 medals between them.
Twenty athletes based at the University of Bath competed in the Brazilian capital at the Olympic and Paralympic Games, winning ten medals between them.
More than 70 athletes based at the University’s Sports Training Village competed in Glasgow – winning an impressive 27 medals.
Athletes with University of Bath links won medals on nine of the 11 days of sport at the Games, winning medals in athletics, badminton, hockey, judo, swimming and weightlifting.
You can read a full Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games round-up by clicking here.
16 Bath-based athletes represented their country in Russia, bringing home two gold medals – one in Olympic competition and one in the Paralympic Games.
You can read a full Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics round-up by clicking here.
Some 25 athletes who train at the University were selected to compete at the London 2012 Olympic Games across seven sports, with six athletes selected for the Paralympic Games across three sports.
Five athletes with connections to the University’s Sports Training Village won medals, and a further five medals were picked up over the course of the Paralympic Games by athletes based at Bath.
You can read a full London 2012 Olympics round-up by clicking here.
An impressive track record
The Team Bath family is always delighted when athletes achieve their goals.
Many athletes have won Olympic, Paralympic World, European and Commonwealth medals and titles from the training base at the University of Bath.
Read an impressive track record of success for further details of past successes achieved by Bath-based athletes.