We are pleased to announce we will be working with some fantastic partners providing coaching endorsements, resources and facilities.
Toni Minichiello one of the UK’s top coaches will be involved in our programme for elite athletes, mentoring our head coach and delivering to the girls involved.
With access to the facilities at regional universities – The University of Sheffield & University of Hull will be putting together structured assessment & monitoring days to show athlete development through the duration of the programme.
New for 2019/20 season we welcome partnerships with Lincoln College and North Lindsey College which will help us deliver more sessions to our younger athletes and access a great range of expertise and facilities.
We continue to work hard on developing partnerships in all aspects of sport and bringing the very best coaches and elite athletes into specialist sessions with our Aspire athletes. The 2019/20 season will not disappoint and we look forward to making further announcements via our facebook page.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Studies Centre has chosen Aspire Elite Netball to participate in an exciting and innovative new research initiative.
The educational programme is aimed at high performing 14-18 year old athletes, their coaches and parents and will be delivered through workshops, video and websites. The programme explores motivation, ethical decision making, developing fair play morals and building confidence.
“This is a fantastic opportunity which will equip our athletes with the knowledge and confidence to navigate the complex world of performance sport and is a great add on to our quality netball programme” – Aspire Head Coach Vanessa Mcerlain Naylor
The Aspire programme is supported by YSN – Youth Sport Nutrition. Who serve parents, sporting academies, coaches and active youths, by providing a place to learn about, and implement a sports nutrition strategy. Their aim is to support health, growth, normal development and sporting performance for our next generation. Their continued objective is to educate and raise awareness for parents, individuals and coaches around correct nutrition for youth athletes, ensuring they are supporting the demands of competing at elite level whilst encouraging increased participation, longevity and success in sport. Athletes are entitled to online discount with YSN contact your coach for more details.
Sports kit & clothing suppliers Team Colours will provide quality kit for our athletes and coaches, giving them a sense of unity and pride to wear the Aspire Netball Elite badge! Whilst sports equipment suppliers Sports Ball Shop will provide all the training balls for the athletes.