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Burnley College's Elite Athletes celebrate record-breaking year of success
Burnley College Sixth Form Centre's Elite Athletes have marked the end of their academic year with an online celebration of as record-breaking year which has seen them represent GB in international competition, compete for spots in the GB Olympic team, collect a plethora of gold medals and smash personal bests.
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| Categories: Sixth Form | Tags: fitness , sport , athletics , college , elite , athletes , strength , conditioning , training , Olympics , gold , GB , nutrition , psychology , Burnley | View Count: (129)
Burnley College Sixth Form Centre Elite Athletes honoured in national sports awards
Two talented Burnley College Sixth Form Centre Elite Athletes are celebrating after receiving national recognition from the Association of Colleges.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Fitness Evolution | Tags: AoC , Burnley , College , Sport , Fitness , athletes , awards , highly commended | View Count: (78)
Burnley College Sixth Form Centre Elite Athletes won't let Covid-19 interrupt training
Professional coaches and fitness trainers at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre are not allowing Covid-19 and a switch to remote learning for all students impact on the progress of their Elite Athletes.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Fitness Evolution | Tags: athletes , Burnley , professional , strength , conditioning , remote , online , Covid-19 , fitness , sport , GCSEs , A Levels , Vocational , BTEC | View Count: (226)
Burnley College Sixth Form Centre Elite Athlete to compete for place in GB swim squad at Olympic trials
A highly-motivated and ambitious Elite Athlete at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre will compete for a place in the GB swimming squad heading to the Tokyo Olympics this summer after recording personal best times in the pool.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Fitness Evolution | Tags: Olympics , swimming , athletes , freestyle , medals , elite , Burnley , college | View Count: (411)
Burnley College Sixth Form Centre Elite Athlete trains with GB karate squad ahead of Olympics
Focussed training and specialist support through Burnley College Sixth Form Centre’s Elite Athlete programme has enabled A Level student Jason Kelly to train with the GB Karate squad as they prepare for the Olympics in Tokyo this summer.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Fitness Evolution | Tags: Burnley , karate , athlete , Olympics , sport , college , training | View Count: (200)
Burnley College Sixth Form Centre Elite Athlete wins four gold medals in top kick-boxing contest
A talented and highly-motivated Elite Athlete at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre is celebrating after winning four gold medals in her first kick-boxing competition of 2020.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Fitness Evolution | Tags: kickboxing , athletes , college , elite , gold , sport , strength , Burnley | View Count: (367)
Burnley College Sports Science student and Elite Athlete Alyssa wins gold in Italy
A talented and highly-motivated Sports Science student at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre has won three gold and two silver medals in the world kickboxing championships staged in Italy.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Fitness Evolution | Tags: kickboxing , athletes , athletics , gold , college , burnley | View Count: (278)
Elite athlete Charlotte qualifies for place in European Junior Athletics Championships
A Burnley College Sixth Form Centre Advanced Level Sports Science student and Elite Athlete has qualified for the European Junior Athletics Championships by throwing a personal best in the hammer twice in one day.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Fitness Evolution | Tags: hammer , athlete , athletics , Olympics | View Count: (585)
Burnley College student Marko Marosi made the first start of his senior footballing career career with Doncaster Rovers last week. Joining the team as a reserve goal keeper over the summer in 2014, Marko has been pushing himself in training ever since and his hard work has paid off. Doncaster Rovers' Sam Johnstone was recalled from his loan to join Preston North End, which gave our Slovakia Under 21 International his chance to make his first start in the FA Cup. He achieved outstanding resul...
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| Categories: News, scholarship, York University, University Event, FE, Awards | Tags: elite athlete programme , football , Marko Marosi , sports | View Count: (1469)
Outstanding Burnley College Sixth Form Centre student Aneila Afsar beat competition from some of the world’s leading taekwondo athletes to win a Gold Medal at the Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships in Edinburgh. Aneila won 3-1 in her first bout of the competition, before defeating her Australian opponent in the second round by technical knock-out after the fight was brought to a halt by the referee. She then claimed the Gold with a comprehensive 13-8 victory in the final of the competition...
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| Categories: Uncategorized, News, Teenage Cancer Trust, York University, Vacancy Docs | Tags: Aneila Afsar , elite athlete programme | View Count: (1748)
Former Burnley College Sixth Form Centre Student Marko Marosi made his league debut with Doncaster Rovers earlier this month after transferring to the side at the start of the season. Now a firm fixture on the team, Marko played for the full 90 minutes of Doncaster Rovers v Scunthorpe United, helping the team to secure a 2-1 win. He achieved outstanding results in his Advanced Diploma in Public Services while he was studying here at Burnley College, combining his studies with being a member o...
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| Categories: News, York University, furniture show, Awards, sport, business, Termly, Poppy Day, Lancashire Young Citizen of the Year | Tags: elite athlete , Marko Marosi , Sports Academy | View Count: (2266)
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Who are the Burnley College Elite Athletes?

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This year, the Burnley College Elite Athlete programme has stepped up a gear, helping passionate athletes study and train throughout College. Elite Athletes on the programme are students who have proven that they are deeply passionate about their sport and are looking to seriously pursue a career within it. Offering bespoke training programmes and individual study timetables tailored around each student's training schedule, it's a perfect option for young people who want to continue to learn an...
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