Open Training Day
University of Birmingham Athletics Open Training Day (2021 date TBC)
The open training day is a chance to meet our coaches, as well as experience life as a student-athlete at Birmingham. The day is open to all year 12 and 13 students, across all event groups.
Usually this take place in October each year, but due to the current uncertain times we are not able to commit to a date a this stage. We are however, very keen to offer this opportunity when it is safe to do so.
Typical Outline Itinerary:
9am - Welcome
10am - Training with event groups (or the option of a subject specific talk at appropriate college where possible)
Endurance: Bud Baldaro (Lead), Dean Miller and Sally Straw
Sprints and Jumps: Jade Surman (Lead), Dom McNeillis and Mike Bennett
Throws: Jan Aarre (Lead)
12pm - Lunch
1pm - Q&A with Head Coach (Luke Gunn), scholars and current athletes
2:30pm - Campus visit/tour
4pm - Depart
To be added to our contact list, where we can update you of plans/dates for our next open training days, please complete this expression of interest form here: