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Sports Science student Lucy aims to represent GB on the hockey pitch
An Advanced Level Sports Science student at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre is getting closer to her dream of representing the Great Britain team in hockey tournaments across the world.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Fitness Evolution | Tags: hockey , sport , strength , conditioning , psychology , nutrition , Olympics , college , SportScience , training , goals , dreams , ambition | View Count: (767)
Manchester United first-team coach Mike Phelan puts Burnley College Sixth Form Centre footballers through their paces
Just hours before he hit headlines around the world and was announced as first-team coach of Manchester United, Mike Phelan was putting talented young footballers at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre through their paces.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Fitness Evolution | Tags: manchester , manchester united , mufc , manu , mike phelan , burnley fc , football , college , sport , fitness , fitness evolution , gym | View Count: (1425)
Students from Sports Science and Sports Coaching foundation degree courses trained, competed and learned new techniques at Club La Santa’s state-of-the-art sports destination in Lanzarote. The fourth trip to the sports and activities hot-spot gave students the first class experience of taking part in a huge range of sports training activities, from volleyball, tennis, badminton and football to swimming, surfing and kayaking on (and in) the beautiful blue Atlantic Ocean. La Santa...
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| Categories: University Adult, University Burnley, Schools and Colleges | Tags: Sport , UCLAN Burnley | View Count: (1738)
Nelson FC Youth Scholarships will be made available through Burnley College Academy of Sport and Nelson FC will also use the College’s state-of-the-art Human Performance Centre as their main training centre. The exciting pairing of Nelson FC and Burnley College Academy of Sport was made official in a recent meeting between Academy of Sport programme leader Bradley Pates, Head of Division Karen Pates, Chairman of Nelson FC Fayyaz Ahmed MBE and Chief Executive Adam Keizer. Creatin...
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Schools and Colleges, Corporate | Tags: Burnley College Academy of Sport , Human Performance Cetntre , Nelson FC | View Count: (2069)
Burnley Colleges' Football Academy Coaches are offering young budding football players aged between 14 and 16 the opportunity to attend a free coaching event on the 28th October 2015. The event will provide an opportunity for players to experience a day at the college, meet the staff and participate in the following: • Technical Coaching Sessions • Game Related Practices • Strength and Conditioning Advice • Match Analysis • Career Pathway Advice • USA Scholarsh...
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| Categories: Sixth Form | Tags: Academy of Sport , Coaching , football | View Count: (1362)

Human Performance Centre - Opening Soon!

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Burnley College Sixth Form Centre is proud to announce a brand new Human Performance Centre will be opening on campus. Built to give aspiring athletes from local clubs and schools the opportunity to receive high quality training, the Centre will enable students on Advanced Level Sports Science courses an in our Sports Academies to gain hands-on experience with real athletes in a state-of-the-art industry-level facility. The supportive, controlled environment provided by the Centre will also infl...
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Adult Learning, University Adult, University Burnley, Schools and Colleges, Corporate | Tags: Burnley College Sixth Form Centre , Human Performance Centre , sports | View Count: (2226)
Burnley College Sports Academy Men's Football, Women's Football and Women's Netball teams all unbeaten as season progresses into fifth month. Outstanding sporting talent has always been a proud aspect of Burnley College's student experience, however three of the College's sports academies have outdone themselves with a record-breaking run of unbeaten tournaments each since the start of the season in September 2014. The Men's Football, Women's Football and Women's Netball teams are all unbeaten ...
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| Categories: UCLAN, Anxiety, national volunteers week | Tags: Burnley College , Sports Academy | View Count: (1468)
On Tuesday 27 January, UCLan Burnley will find out how a mattress spring company and a biomechanics professor teamed up to create an innovative running shoe. Informative and stimulating, this lecture will open your eyes to the impact of research and development  and how bringing the academic and business world together made giant leaps in the world of sport. With VIP guests from the world of politics, business and education, the buffet supper provides a brilliant opportunity to support your p...
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| Categories: News, York University, health and wellbeing, University Event, 4.48 Psychosis, Preparation for Maths and English GCSE | Tags: guest lecture , Science , Sport , UCLAN Burnley | View Count: (1513)
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: (1432)
Fearns Community Sports College Student Alistair Watson entered the Themis competition at our Apprenticeship Open Event on 13 October. The Themis competition, which offered an iPad Mini as it's grand prize, asked visitors to the Open Event to share why they'd like to be an Apprentice, or why they think Apprenticeships are a great career option for young people. Alistair's thoughtful answer impressed the judges so much that he was named the outright winner and he was presented with his rightfu...
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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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| 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: (2229)

Free Enrolment Transport

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Sixth Form Enrolment Day on Thursday 21 August will be made more accessible with free buses to College from selected locations. Burnley College will be providing free enrolment transport to College for sixth form enrolment day from a variety of locations around the Burnley area. The following places will have a free shuttle bus travelling from that location to College, with a return journey available once enrolment is complete: Hameldon Community COllege Shuttleworth Community College Sir J...
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| Categories: Events, Aircelle, University Event, Higher Education | Tags: enrolment , free enrollment transport | View Count: (1556)
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