These are supported by 16 Full Time coaches/Performance Managers and 20+ part time coaches. The support services include sport science, strength & conditioning and sports medicine. Performance sport athletes are offered lifestyle support and Sports Scholarships are available for top athletes.
The University programme is seamlessly linked with the International High Performance Centre, led by MY Tennis. This allows professional players, University players, AASE players and junior performance players to train under one roof.
Compete for your halls of residence in intra-mural sport in a tournament taking place throughout the year
Cardio Tennis is a series of tennis-based drills and activities played to up-tempo music on a tennis court. It does not require tennis skills, but is all about keeping your heart rate up, burning calories and having fun.
Beginners Tennis provides qualified coaches that run activities to help improve everything from the basics of a forehand and backhand to the serve, smash and volley. At the end of each session there’ll be time for some match play so you can put your new found skills to practice. Every Thursday from 7-8.30pm in Dan Maskell Tennis Centre during term time.
According to the needs identified by the Head of each Sport Programme, there may be placements available in some of the following Performance Sport clubs: Hockey (Mens and Womens), Rugby Union, Cricket, Tennis, Badminton, Rowing, Football, Swimming, Athletics, Netball, Triathlon. Likely positions to be required are Performance Analysis, Sports Sponsorship, Assistant Team Manager, Sports Coordinator as well as more as required