Athletics

Athletics
Girls High Jump

AVAILABLE COURSES

ASPIRING ATHLETES COURSE

COURSE DETAILS

Ages: 12-15 

Dates: Saturday 19th – Wednesday 23rd August 2023

Cost: Residential - £500 per person (5 days & 4 nights)

Non-Residential - £360 per person (10am-4pm)

Campus: Street Campus

A performance camp for aspiring athletes led by the Head of Athletics at Millfield School. The course will focus on developing technical skills; using practical sessions and conditioning to improve techniques and key principles like agility, flexibility, strength, stamina, and speed. Athletes will have the opportunity to progress both physically and mentally as overall athletes in a range of different disciplines like sprinting, hurdles, high jump, pole vault, long jump, javelin and discus.

Lunch and snacks are provided for all participants and the residential option is full-board with extra activities included like movie nights. Most meals are served in the dining hall with a range of options to promote a healthy and balanced diet. Our fantastic in-house catering team is experienced in catering to different dietary requirements and lifestyle preferences.  

The camp includes use of the Olympic-sized 50m swimming pool and fitness suite. There will also be an exciting guest speaker, follow our social media for announcements!

Director of Athletics
 
 
 
 

Expert guidance and coaching from 
Neil Wheeler,  the Head of Athletics
at Millfield School. With an inspiring
programme, he will help athletes achieve their
 goals through specialist support,
technical advice and a unique training plan. 

BOOKING FORMS

Athletics Facilities

The Athletics Arena has an all-weather 400m synthetic track (polyurethane surface) with six lanes, a 100m sprint track and hurdles. The track interior contains steeplechase, high jump, long jump, pole vault, javelin, shotput, discus and hammer.

During the Summer of 2020, Millfield’s Athletics Track benefited from significant investment in a state-of-the-art refurbishment. The upgraded track now includes a new world-class eight lane sprint straight, a six lane 400m track, an updated long jump pit and state-of-the-art pole vault area with double entry mat.

Millfield Athletics Track