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External view looking towards the entrance of Gateshead Academy for Sport at night. Landscaping and Brise Soleil to the exterior of Gateshead Academy for Sport Rear roof detail of Gateshead Academy for Sport with Gabion Wall in the foreground People queuing in the reception foyer of Gateshead Academy for Sport


Gateshead College’s Academy For Sport provides sport science and sports medicine courses for over 300 post 16 students, as well as football, rugby, netball, basketball and athletics facilities for local schools, employers, and communities.

The design includes a learning resource centre and a range of learning and seminar spaces as well as a conditioning room, contrast bathing, environmental chamber, physiotherapy treatment and sports medicine facilities.

The Academy is also the regional hub for the English Institute of Sport, where a multi-disciplinary team deliver a range of services to the region’s elite athletes. Located adjacent to Gateshead International Stadium, an indoor athletics hall also provides a complimentary all weather training facility.

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