The Talented Athlete Program is a new opportunity for emerging student-athletes who are committed to their sport and have the desire to study at the University of Melbourne. This program provides an introduction to the Elite Athlete Program and will offer the unique opportunity to work with world class coaches and mentors in areas that are proven to matter when you want to reach the top in your sport. The services offered include, but are not limited to:
- Strength and Conditioning
- Sports Psychology seminars
- Nutrition workshop
- Competition preparation
- Flexibility and mobility training
- Injury prevention
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The program is offered to year 10 students, who have represented their State or perform at a higher level in their chosen sport. The details of the program are as follows:
||Year 10 students
||Applicants from all sports
|Day and Time:
||Wednesday 5.00pm – 6.15pm
|Number of Athletes:
|Start Date Term 3:
||22nd Aug - 19th Sept 2018 (5 weeks)
|Start Date Term 4:
||10th Oct - 7th Nov 2018 (5 weeks)
||High Performance Studio, Beaurepaire Centre
The program will begin with a talent testing session, which will help the team of professionals to build and develop a specific training program. This will be followed up by three S&C sessions and a lecture on how to prepare and compete in competition (sports psychology). Student-athletes will also learn the pathways to studying at the University of Melbourne. The program continues in term 4, which four S&C sessions and a lecture which changes to sports nutrition.
If this program can help you fulfill your dreams of being a student-athlete at the University of Melbourne, then please log your expression of interest below.
Applications close Friday 20th July