Talented Athletes Academy

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The Harrogate district Talented Athletes Academy celebrates the Olympic legacy and aims to support talented young sports people in full time education and aged 25 or under with their training by offering free access to our Brimhams fitness centres and swimming pools. There's no deadline for applications as they're considered throughout the year.

To apply please complete the application form and return by either email to [email protected] or by post to Ian McAra, Sports Development, Fairfax Wellbeing and Community Hub, Fairfax Avenue, Harrogate, HG2 7RU.

The minimum criteria can be found on the guidance notes.

If your application is successful, you'll be asked to sign a copy of the documents before being granted access to the facilities.

List of eligible sports for Talented Athletes Academy