Open Training Day

University of Birmingham Athletics Open Training Day (23rd October 2021) 

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.


Final details are yet to be confirmed, but a typical schedule has looked like this:

You can fill in the form to sign up here.

Typical Outline Itinerary:
9am  - Welcome
10am - Training with event groups (or the option of a subject specific talk at appropriate college where possible)
Event Groups:
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


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To sign up to this taster training day, please complete the form here: