Are you competing at a national level?

If so, our Talented Athlete Programme can help you to sustain your level of sport during your time here at Keele. We can offer you a range of support, from access to our facilities and coaches, to physiotherapy and support with seeking funding.

How we can support you?

  • Mentor
  • Gym membership
  • Training facilities
  • Physiotherapy
  • Nutritional advice
  • Athletic Union membership
  • Assistance in seeking funding
  • Talented athlete kit
  • Workshops
  • Group exercise sessions

Above: Third year student, Nick Browning talks about his experience competing as a TeamGB Cross-triathlete and the support he's received from the Talented Athlete Programme.



All students accepted on to our Talented Athlete Programme will be required to meet the following expectations:

  • Fulfil academic requirements and ensure all degree deadlines are met
  • Represent the university in a professional manner at all times
  • Display the commitment and improvement needed to progress within your sport
  • Compete for the university
  • Inform the Sports Department of your progress
  • Provide publication material of your achievements 

To find out more about the programme or to apply, please   t: 01782 733368 or e: [email protected]


Read about Stuart Taylor's experience as a Telented Athlete on the link below: