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Open Training Day

19th October 2019

University of Birmingham Athletics Open Training Day 2019


The open training day is incorporated into the University of Birmingham open day on 19th October and 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:


Itinerary for the day (subject to change)


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 McNellis and Martin Owens

Throws: Jan Aarre (Lead)


12pm - Lunch


1pm - Q&A with Head Coach (Luke Gunn), scholars and current athletes


2:30 - Campus visit opportunity


4pm - Depart


To sign up or for more info/any questions please email Jade Surman ( by Friday 11th October.