SPORTS ACADEMY

"Whether you’re a top level sports person or just enjoy sports and want to be part of a team, you can apply for our Sports Academy."

SPORTS ACADEMY

We are now recruiting WMAT Sixth Form students to join our Sports Academy in September 2021. Students must be on a full-time course in the WMAT Sixth Form to be eligible to apply. Students can ‘bolt on’ the Sports Academy alongside their full-time study programme.

FOOTBALL ACADEMY

Our Football Academy plays in the AOC Leagues and Cups. We also regularly play friendlies against other local teams. Students who enrol into the Football Academy can expect:

  • Minimum of two hours coaching a week by an FA coach
  • Opportunities to become qualified as a coach
  • Opportunities to become qualified as a referee

HOCKEY ACADEMY

Our Hockey Academy currently plays in the local hockey Leagues and Cups. We also regularly play friendlies against other local teams. Students who enrol into the Hockey Academy can expect:

  • Minimum of two hours a week dedicated to hockey

  • Opportunities to become qualified as a coach
  • Opportunities to become qualified as a referee

SEASONAL SPORTS ACADEMY

Our range of sports, aligned with the seasons and accommodating both male and female students includes, rugby, tennis, netball, basketball, athletics and cricket. We play friendlies against local teams. Students who enrol into the Seasonal Sports Academy can expect:

  • Minimum of two hours a week dedicated to sports

OUR COMMITMENT

All students who apply to be a member of the WMAT Sports Academy will have access to the following facilities including:

  • Wellsway campus gym
  • SBL campus gym
  • Multiple outdoor grass pitches
  • Two floodlit all-weather pitches
  • Two indoor sports centres
  • Classroom and café facilities
  • Access to dedicated and passionate sports teachers

FEES

Membership of the WMAT Sports Academy costs £200 per year and includes the following:

  • Qualified coaches and teachers
  • Full gym membership
  • Entry to competitions
  • Transport to all fixtures
  • Academy sports training clothing

HOW TO APPLY

To apply for a place at a WMAT Sports Academy please complete the online application form. Students applying for a place must be on a full-time course at the WMAT Sixth Form.

For more information please contact sportsacademy@wellswaymat.com.

Download the Sports Academy flyer (Pdf)