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ASPIRE Sporting Excellence programs provide students with an unparalleled opportunity to develop towards 'elite' levels within a range of sporting arenas including athlete development, basketball, football, AFL (Australian Football League) and rowing. 

Our elite sport coaches and specialised strength and conditioning coaches provide targeted support to encourage students in reaching their full potential, whilst promoting academic success.


Football

The ASPIRE Football program aims to provide students an unparalleled opportunity to develop towards 'elite' levels within both futsal and soccer, through superior coaching opportunities and specialised strength and conditioning. Targeted support is provided to encourage students in reaching their full potential as athletes.

The ASPIRE Football program is conducted as an extra-curricular activity to allow students to access all academic opportunities available at the college, whist providing students with the opportunity to develop their sporting ability.

The program focuses on providing a sequentially developed program for students over Years 7 to 12, closely linked to the 'Building Blocks' phases of the Football Federation Australia's (FAA) national curriculum.


Rowing

Varsity College has a proud history of being among a small number of Independent Public Schools to offer the sport of rowing. Ideally located on Lake Orr, the ASPIRE Rowing program provides athletes the opportunity to be involved in a sport otherwise not accessible to other schools.

The ASPIRE Rowing program takes part in several weekend based regattas throughout the school calendar year, starting with the Gold Coast Regional All Schools Rowing Association regattas.

Varsity College ASPIRE Rowing is a proud partner with Griffith University Rowing. The partnership provides opportunities for athletes to access State and National pathways in Term 4 each year.

The ASPIRE Rowing program is conducted as an extra-curricular activity to allow students to access all academic opportunities available at the college, whist providing students with the opportunity to develop their sporting ability.


AFL

The ASPIRE AFL program commenced its first year of operations in 2017 with the explicit purpose to identify, support and build 'elite' AFL players. The program utilises highly qualified specialists and select partnerships to enhance coaching and player opportunities.

The ASPIRE AFL program is conducted as an extra-curricular activity to allow students to access all academic opportunities available at the college, whist providing students with the opportunity to develop their sporting ability.

The program focuses on providing a sequentially developed program for students in Years 7 to 12.


Basketball

The ASPIRE Basketball program aims to provide students an unparalleled opportunity to develop towards an 'elite' level in basketball, through exclusive coaching opportunities and specialised strength and conditioning. 

Targeted support is provided to encourage students to reach their full potential as athletes, whilst promoting academic success and instilling Varsity College's champions of character values.


Athlete Development Program | ADP

The ASPIRE Athlete Development program aims to provide students an unparalleled opportunity to develop towards 'elite' levels within their chosen sport. Through a challenging yet rewarding program aimed at developing fitter, faster, stronger and smarter athletes, the ASPIRE program provides specialised strength and conditioning training and education.

The ASPIRE Athlete Development program enhances students' athletic potential, supplementing athletes with professional coaching and training within their chosen sport and exposing athletes to a multi-faceted approach to professional sport. The program offers targeted support to encourage students in reaching their full potential as athletes, whilst promoting academic success and instilling Varsity College's champions of character values.

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Last reviewed 23 June 2020
Last updated 23 June 2020