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Severn Stars Nova Academy

Wycliffe host one of the Severn Stars Netball Nova Academies, providing all facilities and coaching staff.

Aims

The aim of this partnership is to support Severn Stars Netball in running a number of regional 'Nova' academies, which aims to recruit and provide elite training to talented young netballers.

Wycliffe has first class netball facilities and access to the best coaches, which it is able to provide to the academy for no charge.

This benefits young netball players in the region from all back grounds.

Background

The partnerships was established in Sep 2018, having been identified through discussions between Wycliffe sports team and Severn Stars.

Resources

Wycliffe provides its sports hall, which includes two full size netball courts one evening per week and access to its gym for strength and conditioning work one evening per week.

All coaching staff are provided by Wycliffe. 

Impact

The academy has been very successful in its first year in developing and training local netball players.

Pupil Involvement

No pupils are involved in running the Nova Academy

Frequency

Sep - May : two evenings per week during the school term.