We provide an outstanding programme for high performing athletes but we believe that the experience and joy of playing team sports should be accessible to all children regardless of their starting point. Our inclusive philosophy is a defining characteristic of the School and we are proud to lead the way in terms of gender equality. The success of our girls’ football programme is reflective of our commitment to ensuring complete parity in terms of the ambition and quality of our offering.
Rossall believes in investing in sporting stars of the future. We are committed to offering an excellent education complemented by exceptional coaching and sports provision for those striving for a professional career in sports. We are able to offer scholarships to pupils with a strong track record of and potential for future success.
All Rossall scholar athletes are offered a comprehensive strength and conditioning programme with the school’s strength and conditioning coach.
The aim of these programmes is to help improve athletic performance and is delivered through gym-based activities as well as speed and conditioning sessions. Each athlete scholar is provided with a personalised strength and conditioning plan which is reviewed regularly to ensure that they are able to perform at their optimum level.
Sport staff are highly invested in helping each student to achieve their goals; support and advice is provided not only to help improve athletic performance, but also to open horizons and ensure that students are fully informed about pathways and careers.
In particular, Rossall School provides: