Team Bath Futures: Athlete Development

Team Bath Futures: Athlete Development is the family of activities and services targeted at youth athlete development. It ranges from research into growth and maturation to the coaching of children within physical activity or sport and the prevention and management of injuries.

The aim is simple: to provide the highest level of care and service in order to develop good athletes who wish to participate in sporting/physical activity throughout the entirety of life.

For athletes aged 10-18 years old we provide:

  • Physical development for talented young athletes
  • Nutritional, lifestyle management, psychology and well-being support

Meet the team

  • Lead Strength and Conditioning Coach Corinne Yorston
  • Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Takumi Nishida
  • Lifestyle and Sports Psychologist James Lambdon
  • Department for Health Senior Lecturer Dr Sean Cumming

Our philosophy

Athlete development is centred on the enhancement of sound fundamental movement competencies of core patterns and technical skills. Improvement of physical performance is strived for with a long-term athletic development framework in mind.

Our aims

  • Create a full athletic toolbox – improving fundamental and advanced technical skills
  • Enhance movement capabilities and co-ordination
  • Improve all physical capabilities of strength, power, speed, agility, balance and flexibility
  • Reduce risk of injury
  • Enhance decision-making processes and the ability to adapt to situations
  • Develop an understanding of elite training and the responsibility that comes with this
  • Enhance other areas of long-term athletic development: well-being; nutrition; psychology; lifestyle support

Timetable

Mondays Tuesdays Wednesdays Thursdays Fridays
5.00pm
Speed and Agility
5.30pm
Learn to Lift/Strength Session
5.00pm
Learn to Lift/Strength Session
Currently no sessions 5.00pm
Learn to Lift/Strength Session
6.00pm
Learn to Lift/Strength Session
7.00pm
Learn to Lift Session
6.00pm
Speed & Power Session
Currently no sessions 6.00pm
Speed, Agility and Power Session

Go to:

  • Athlete Development Sessions
  • Application Process, Costs and Initial Screening
  • Athlete Development Testing Days
  • Holiday Sessions
  • Additional Support
  • Growth and Maturation Research
Sponsors
Partners and Suppliers