Burnley College Academy of Sport

Get access to the best training and represent Burnley College in a wide range of sports and activities.


Football academy team shot

Football academy team

Take the sport you love at School to the next level

Football Academy student Joe Corbett

Football Academy student Joe Corbett

FOCUS like a PRO

You don’t have to be studying sports or fitness at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre to get access to the best training.

Our exclusive Academy of Sport is led by former professional athletes and nationally-recognised coaches who have years of experience in their chosen sport. It’s a great opportunity for you to focus on enhancing your skills or take up a new sport, confident that you’ll be learning from the very best.

Girls football at the academy of sport

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Train each week with professional coaches and compete locally and regionally in:

FOOTBALL (including the Burnley Football Club Women’s Professional Academy) | RUGBY | NETBALL | RUNNING

As an Academy member you will have access to:

  • Strength and Conditioning coaching
  • Experience from our specialist coaches
  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • Physiotherapy
  • Statistical analysis
  • Performance tracking

Stay active and achieve more

Our friendly and motivational team at Fitness Evolution can help you to set targets and achieve your fitness goals.

As a College we recognise the many benefits – both physical and emotional – exercise can bring and will work with you to create great habits that can last a lifetime.

Whether it’s joining in a fitness class for the first time between classes; taking part in a new activity in the Atrium or joining one of our friendly sports clubs; representing College in team sports or taking your training to the ultimate level as an Elite Athlete – there’s something for you at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre.

Wide range of Fitness Classes

Find a class that suits your level of fitness and your preferences at Fitness Evolution, our award-winning on-site fitness facility, with discounted membership and incentives for students.

Fitness Evolution customer training

Sport Clubs

Try out a new sport or activity for free as part of our extra-curricular activity programme. Whether it’s badminton, archery, cycling or climbing, it’s a great way to make new friends.

Elite Athlete, Burnley College


Whatever your chosen sport or activity, you’ll be able to train or compete in style at Fitness Evolution, our on-site fitness centre. We’ve award-winning facilities managed by friendly, motivational staff.

Fitness Evolution Gym, Burnley College