Supporting talented athletes

Talented athletes can receive support through the Durham Institute of Sport scheme. The athlete scheme helps individuals reach their potential by providing a one-to-one support and assistance to optimise their preparation, training, and performance.

Support available:

(This support may be subject to change):

  • free access to our sports facilities
  • free access to strength and conditioning training
  • free access to a range of specialist workshops
  • discounted physiotherapy
  • discounted sports psychology

DIS eligibility criteria

There are strict eligibility criteria for applications for the athlete support scheme. If this is your first time applying, please contact us for advice on the eligibility criteria and how to apply.

Durham Institute of Sport – Durham County Council