Members of the Russian Federation’s athletics team will finalise their preparations for the London 2012 Olympic Games at the University of Bath. A 30-strong contingent of Russia’s top track and field athletes will train at the University in the build-up to the Games from 20 July 20 to 1 August.
China is set to base 25 top swimmers at the University for three weeks before this summer’s Olympic Games in London.
Those hoping to win Paralympic medals for Great Britain next summer have spent two weeks at the University of Bath as part of the British Paralympic Association’s (BPA) ‘year to go’ preparation camp.
The University of Bath has formally signed a wide-ranging reciprocal sports and academic agreement with Malaysia that will include covering the build-up to the 2012 Olympic Games and 2014 Commonwealth Games.
The University has been chosen to host the British Paralympic team’s preparation camps in the build-up to the London 2012 Paralympic Games.