We have a strong reputation for sport and boast an exciting range of courses, activities and facilities in Worcester and Redditch. Whether you are mad about martial arts, crazy about netball or just love the beautiful game we have the perfect course for you. We are dedicated to your professional and physical development. In addition to your academic education, our physiotherapist is on hand to help you to improve your diet and fitness levels, and provide injury treatment and rehabilitation. In recent years, a number of players from our Football Academy have gone on to play first team football for Worcester City and gain first class honours degrees from the University of Worcester. We are lucky enough to have access to a wide variety of facilities including;
Perdiswell Leisure Centre, Worcester which offers one of the largest sports halls in Worcester, two 3g astro-turf pitches, dance studio and fitness suite. College students use all of these facilities and receive a travel pass to make access easy and hassle free.
Sports Hall, Redditch. Our Sports Hall in Redditch is specially equipped to house a number of sporting lessons and events. It has basketball, netball, volleyball and badminton courts. We also have 11 sport wheelchairs.
Sport Performance and Rehabilitation Centre, Redditch This centre is equipped with a state of the art sport rehabilitation clinic that can accommodate 10 patients at a time to receive treatment on all injuries and is used for all sport science learners to master skills in sport massage and taping & strapping. In addition to this the SPARC also has a human performance laboratory that is equipped to put athlete’s through a range of physiological tests from VO2 Max Gas Analysis and blood testing. We also are able to record and analyse individuals and team performances using our video analysis software and provide them with statistical analysis of their performance.
Fitness Suite, Redditch Suite We have an onsite gym that is fully equipped with cardio machines and weights. The gym is used as a learning environment to help learners develop skills in training and programming and support learners on personal training qualifications that we run. When the gym is not being used it is available for learners enrolled at college to use supervised by our sports staff who also provide learners with training advice and programmes.
Worcester Football Academy Our Academy is in partnership with Worcester City Football Club and trans at Little Perdiswell.
The Sports Performance Study Centre, Worcester located at the Deansway campus it includes a wide range of up to date fitness testing equipment, data analysis and video technology, ILT sports software and a number of cardiovascular and conditioning pieces of equipment for academic students and all staff.
External Sports Facilities
The College has recreational and competitive teams in a variety of sports and readily accesses local sports facilities across a wide range of Sports Clubs including swimming, athletics, climbing and trampolining. In addition we have developed links with the extensive sports facilities at the University of Worcester and have access to their equipment and expertise.
School Sport Partnership
In addition to our facilities we have a very successful partnership with SSP where our learners run and host a range of events for primary and middle schools which enables our learners to apply the skills taught in the classroom, whilst gaining valuable experience that will support them when progressing onto university or into employment.