The lifestyle choices and changes we make all mean more opportunities for sports, leisure and healthy living professionals. Whatever your sport, sporting interest or lifestyle choice, we can help you on your way by:
• developing your own knowledge and expertise
• offering you sport and performance management experience
• helping you carve a career from your hobby or passion.
Coleg y Cymoedd hosts a variety of sporting academies:
The Cardiff Blues (North) Academy
Our reputation has grown over the last few years with Coleg y Cymoedd reaching and winning a number of finals. A high percentage of our players have won caps for Wales under 20’s, with some even captaining the team! Learners may have the opportunity to train alongside Cardiff Blues players and receive coaching from the Blues’ coaches.
Rugby League Academy
This Academy in partnership with South Wales Ironmen has come to fruition through the commitment of the Wales Rugby League and the college to provide an environment for talented Welsh Rugby League Players to receive both educational qualifications and the highest standard of training.
Welsh Elite Female Football Academy
The Football Association of Wales has teamed up with the college to launch an elite female football academy. The girls from all parts of the country will combine daily coaching sessions with full time study.
Our Football Academy has been set up in partnership with Cambrian & Clydach Vale BGC. Training, gym sessions and weekly games are available for all learners. Three players have achieved Wales honours in 2016.
The academy is open to learners studying on our sport programmes. Apart from training sessions learners will benefit from strength & conditioning sessions from qualified instructors, regular fitness testing, nutrition advice and participate in league, cup and friendly matches with the opportunity to represent the Welsh Colleges & Welsh Schools teams.
The college also have Volleyball and Basketball teams.
During your course you will spend your time learning about fitness training and programming, physiology, and sports nutrition as well as improving your playing skills on the field and in the gym.
Disclaimer Coleg y Cymoedd takes every effort to ensure the course information on this website is accurate at the time of being live. Coleg y Cymoedd reserves the right to make changes or withdraw without notice any of the courses, course facilities or support described.