Application Process, Costs and Initial Screening

Application for entry into TDC occurs via two processes; an application form followed by attendance at a subsequent screening session.

These two processes provide information on current physical activity levels, sporting commitments and performance (application form) and allow for analysis on individual movement competency, physical ability and growth and maturation information (screening session).

Application Process

Prior to the initial screening, the application form below must be completed by parents or guardians of athletes:

TFAD Application form [Word Document]

Please return the completed form to or by post to Team Bath Talent Development Centre, Sports Development and Recreation, Sports Training Village, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY.

If the athlete’s application is successful, athletes will be invited to the initial screening by email and further details will be provided.


Bath University STV Team Building Saturday 16/01/16 Pictures Sam Farr for MatchtightOnce athletes have attended the initial screening, they will receive screening results within two weeks in addition to the booking form and direct debit form which should be completed and returned to

Athletes will receive a confirmation letter and start date once the booking has been completed.

Initial Screening

The screening process involves:

  • Growth and Maturation Assessment
  • Movement Capacity Screening
  • Physical Ability Analysis
  • Coaches’ Information

Go to:

  • Team Bath Futures: Athlete Development Home
  • Athlete Development Sessions
  • Athlete Development Testing Days
  • Holiday Sessions
  • Additional Support
  • Growth and Maturation Research
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