- Extreme Weather Conditions in England Behind the Choice of
The prestigious ASPIRE Academy for Sports Excellence is playing host to one of the biggest football clubs in the world - English Premier League champions Manchester United - in a 4-days training camp at the academy's world class football fields and sports facilities.
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Extreme weather conditions, including heavy snow falls and sub-zero
temperatures have hit
Commenting on Manchester United's presence at ASPIRE, Director General,
The Reds started their 4 days' training camp at ASPIRE on
Notes to Editors:
Created in 2004, the ASPIRE Academy for Sports Excellence in
The Academy is distinguished by a philosophy which aims to develop the student as a whole, providing them with full academic, social and sporting development.
Unrivalled facilities, housed in and around the world's largest purpose built indoor sports dome, ensure the Academy's reputation as one of the foremost sporting and educational institutions in the entire international community, enticing an ever-increasing number of visitors and users, from sporting legends to global political leaders.
Every aspect of the development of elite athletes is catered for by one indoor and seven outdoor football pitches, athletics tracks, an Olympic-sized swimming pool, diving pool, combat arenas, gymnastics arena, specially fitness weight rooms, lecture halls, dormitories to accommodate what will eventually become 1,000 students, a medical centre and many more facilities.
Launched in 2007, the ASPIRE Football Dreams project has annually tests
over 600.000 young footballers from all over the world including
The ASPIRE ACTIVE initiative is a community engagement program spread across the country ensuring that thousands of the nation's residents have accessible and advanced health and fitness activities as routine aspects of their lives. Each social group is catered for by tailor-made classes and programs.
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