Sports Academy

Sports Academy

Wilberforce College Rugby Academy

What will I study?

You’ll train with members of the HULL KR coaching team to improve your skills, techniques and tactics, and develop you as a player. Training is once a week and sessions will focus on strength and conditioning as well as the technical aspects of the game. You’ll get to play on the Hull KR training pitch on match days. We also get access to discounted tickets and the opportunity to meet members of the squad. You’ll travel to other colleges and compete in the AOC national league and will also have the opportunity to represent the college in the regional cup potentially playing against some the best teams and academies in the country. At the end of each season, we hold an annual awards night to celebrate the continued success of our sports teams. In your free time, you can use our in-house gym to work on your fitness. We also have excellent links with Hull University, whose coaches and latest facilities will help you assess and monitor your fitness levels.

What can I do after this course?

With an opportunity to impress members of the Hull KR coaching staff, you may get the chance to be selected by scouts to have trials for the development squad.

Wilberforce College Football Academy

What will I study?

You’ll be coached by an ex-professional footballer to improve your skills, techniques and tactics, and develop you as a player. You’ll train once a week. This session will concentrate on the technical aspects of the game. You’ll travel to other colleges and compete in the AoC Yorkshire and Humberside league. You’ll also have the opportunity to represent the College in the regional tournament at Hull University, with a chance to progress to the national championships to play against the best teams in the country. At the end of each season, we hold an annual awards night to celebrate the success of our sports teams. Outside of lessons, you can use our state-of-the-art gym to work on your fitness. We also have excellent links with Hull University, whose coaches and latest facilities will help you assess and monitor your fitness levels.

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What can I do after this course?

You’ll have the opportunity to enter trials to represent the Humberside football team. You could also be chosen to attend trials for the England College’s football team

Wilberforce College Netball Academy

What will I study?

You’ll be coached by an experienced member of the sports staff to improve your skills, techniques and tactics, and develop you as a player. You’ll train once a week. The session will concentrate on the technical aspects of the game. You’ll travel to other colleges and compete in the AoC Yorkshire and Humberside regional league. You’ll also have the opportunity to represent the college in the regional tournament at Hull University, with a chance to progress to the national championships to play against the best teams in the country. At the end of each season, we hold an annual awards night to celebrate the success of our sports teams. In your free time, you can use our state of-the-art gym to work on your fitness. We also have excellent links with Hull University, whose coaches and latest facilities will help you assess and monitor your fitness levels.

What can I do after this course?

You will have the opportunity to be signposted to local clubs, including the elite teams Chevrons and Reckitts.

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