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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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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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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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Royal Marine who will take on ‘world’s most dangerous row’ inspires Burnley College Sixth Form Centre students
Burnley College Sixth Form Centre’s 2020 programme of exciting and educational extra-curricular activities started in style with a visit from Lancashire-born Royal Marine Commando Matt Mason, who is taking on ‘the world’s most dangerous row’ this summer as part of Ocean Revival 2020.
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Burnley College Sixth Form Centre joins elite after recognition with national sports accreditation
Burnley College Sixth Form Centre has consolidated its position as one of the North’s leading sport and fitness colleges by being awarded the prestigious TASS (Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme) accreditation.
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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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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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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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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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