The University of Hertfordshire is proud to continue its long standing relationship with TASS as the TASS Delivery Site for the East of England.
The University of Hertfordshire has a total of 30 sports clubs and supports a key number of high level performance sport programmes alongside a variety of talented individuals and sports scholarship athletes.
The University of Hertfordshire is committed to providing an athlete centred environment that supports talented athletes to pursue their dual-career aspirations.
As it becomes increasingly important for athletes to plan for life after sport, it is the role of the support network to ensure the athlete can do so without a negative impact on their sporting performance, education or wellbeing.
Supporting talented athletes from as young as 14 years old, the University of Hertfordshire ensures individual athletes have access to the support, guidance and expertise, they need to continue pursuing excellence throughout the different stages of their career.
Athletes linked to the University of Hertfordshire can take advantage of world class facilities and services. Our physiotherapy team have extensive experience supporting professional sports teams as well as roles in Commonwealth and Olympic Games.
The Strength and Conditioning Coaching Team have a wealth of experience at international level, training some of the top athletes in the world across a diverse range of sports. Both our physiotherapy and Strength and Conditioning teams deliver services to English Institute of Sport (EIS) athlete on their respective world class programmes.
In addition to a high performance environment and access to world class facilities and services, the staff at the University of Hertfordshire aim to make a significant impact on the lives of talented athletes by providing them with opportunities to further their knowledge around important subjects, such as performance nutrition, sport psychology, recovery techniques, anti-doping responsibilities, media training and lifestyle balance.
As a TASS Delivery Site (TDS) all TASS athletes are eligible, throughout the year to take advantage of the excellent services, facilities and expertise available through the University of Hertfordshire.
For more information please contact Herts TASS lead, Hannah Darling.