Sports Academy

NPTC Group of Colleges is an outstanding College that is committed to supporting its students to achieve both academic and sporting excellence.

It is one of a few colleges in the country with a Sports Academy that provides students with the opportunity to study in any subject area and at the same time develop as a performer and pursue their sporting dreams.

So if you’re serious about sport, as part of the Sports Academy you will benefit from:

  • a structured training programme that is overseen by experienced coaches;personal performance monitored regularly by our team
  • training sessions and lectures are planned to avoid unnecessary clashes
  • the chance to compete in the successful NPTC Group of Colleges’ sporting teams
  • part of national coaching schemes for your chosen sport

If you compete regularly in a sport for club, county or national teams and are interested in joining our Sport Academies.

Sporting Success


  • Welsh Schools’ Cup Winners (8 Times)
  • Welsh College Cup Winners (19 Times)
  • British Colleges’ Cup Winners
  • Rosslyn Park 7s’ Winners
  • College Super 15s’ Winners.

International Students

  • Ashley Beck, Justin Tipuric, Dan Lydiate
  • Craig Mitchell, James Hook, Lloyd Peers
  • James King, Eli Walker, Dan Baker
  • Dafydd Howells, Adam Jones, Duncan Jones
  • Darren Morris, Spencer John, Paul James
  • Leigh Davies, Arwel Thomas, Gwyn Jones.


  • Welsh Colleges’ League Champions
  • Finalists at the British Knock-out Cup.

International Students

  • Helen Jones (Case) & Amanda Cooper
  • Chelsea Lewis & Nicola James.


  • Welsh League Champions 2010-2011 & 2012-2013
  • Welsh 5-a-side Champions 2013-2014
  • Welsh 5-a-side Runners up 2011-2012 & 2012-2013.

International Students

  • Ben Davies
  • Joe Allen
  • Jazz Richards


  • Rob Davies (Table Tennis)