University of Liverpool Water Polo Scholarship12/11/2013
The university offers scholarships top elite athletes who have competed at international level while the university’s Sports and Fitness Centre contains a fitness suite as well as a 33m pool.
University of Liverpool Water Polo Scholarships
Elite athletes who have competed at junior or senior international standard are eligible to apply for a University of Liverpool Water Polo Scholarship through the university’s Elite Athlete Support Scheme.
Students receiving a scholarship will receive a full support package including physiotherapy, psychology, strength and conditioning and membership of the Sports and Fitness Centre.
Students on the Elite Athlete Support Scheme will also receive a cash bursary, dependent on their ability and potential, and will be expected to compete for the university in BUCS competitions.
The University of Liverpool also provide a Sports Bursary Scheme for athletes who have achieved county or regional selection.
Sports Facilities at the University of Liverpool
The University of Liverpool’s Sports and Fitness Centre features a 33m swimming pool as well as two sports halls, four squash courts, a spinning studio, a class studio, a state-of-the-art fitness suite with the latest Cybex equipment and free weights, and a Bouldering wall.
As well as the Cybex equipment, allowing users connect their iPods, track workouts with Nike+iPod, the gym has a wide range of resistance machines, free weights and functional training areas.
The University of Liverpool water polo teams train and compete at the pool in the Sports & Fitness Centre.