Hartpury College boasts a remarkable track record in nurturing netball players and preparing them for careers that extend beyond the world of sports.
We are dedicated to helping you strike the perfect balance between your academic journey and your netball aspirations. Our extensive connections within both Welsh Netball and England Netball pathways provide a solid foundation for your development. You'll have the chance to play and officiate for Hartpury while also exploring opportunities with external clubs. Throughout your time with us, you can gain invaluable work experience and cultivate connections that will shape your chosen career.
Prepare to learn from seasoned coaches who hold qualifications and experience at the national and international levels, all while actively participating in the UK Netball Super League. Our coaches are committed to helping you harmonize your academic studies with your netball commitments, enabling you to excel in both domains. Many of our students have progressed to represent at the National, NPL, or International levels on a regular basis.
As a current Team Bath Athlete Development Centre and home to players from various Netball Superleague Franchises and the Welsh Pathway, our academy is equipped to support your franchise and pathway choices, ensuring you receive optimal guidance for your netball career success.
Your sporting timetable is meticulously designed to cater to your unique needs, ensuring you maximize the benefits of your academic qualifications and training regimen. Our training program seamlessly integrates with your studies and playing level, with teams competing in the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) leagues and the AoC National Leagues, offering opportunities for all.
Currently, our Netball program boasts over 100 athletes, with continuous growth each year. While the academy is highly competitive, we are committed to accommodating players of all levels and standards.
Our Academy will be holding an assessment day on Wednesday 14 February 12pm-4pm for any prospective students for the forthcoming academic year (September 2024). Our assessment days are for netballers who are looking to apply for an academic course at Hartpury and are designed to give both students and parents an introduction to the Netball Academy.