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ABOUT NORTH EAST SPORTS ACADEMY

Want to develop your sports skills and athletic ability? Pursue your future as well as your interests, confidence, independence and experience with NESA. The programme offers the very best in sports education to TyneMet students of all abilities – no matter which course you’re studying or at which campus. Fitted in around your course and timetable, you’ll train, learn and progress in your desired sport with dedicated coaches, who bring you first-class, professional and personalised sports programmes in our state-of-the-art facilities and fully-equipped workout areas. 

As a student at TyneMet, you can automatically join NESA and enhance your university application or employability by:

  • Completing nationally recognised qualifications and awards
  • Taking part in regional and national competitions
  • Accessing work placement opportunities
  • Accessing our leadership and volunteering academy

 

Not only have we been recognised by TASS, we’re also a TASS Dual Career Accredited Centre – committed to supporting talented athletes, while they’re also in full-time education, to create a TASS dual career.

DON’T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT

“I decided to join NESA because of its partnership with Newcastle Thunder. The partnership provides me with lots of support and other opportunities through rugby. I would definitely recommend joining NESA. You have the chance to meet lots of amazing people and make great connections.”

Alex Donaghy, Rugby league.

Newcastle thunder rugby player

DOES NESA SOUND RIGHT FOR YOU?

Email our Head of Sports Academies, Chris, for more information on NESA, sports academies and opportunities available.

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