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Newcastle University has supported over 70 TASS Athletes since the programme launched in 2003. In 2015-16 the university supported 6 TASS athletes in rowing and rugby league.

At Newcastle we have a dedicated team of staff to provide a range of services to TASS athletes including physiotherapy, strength and conditioning, coaching, sports nutrition, sports psychology and lifestyle support.

For more details about TASS at Newcastle University please contact Suzi Newton at the University Sports Centre, email: