Junior Development Centres

Our Junior Development Centre programmes provide exclusive access to quality coaching within a player development pathway.

The aim of our Development Centres is to improve the technical ability of promising young players and enable them to play and train at a higher level. 

Players in the programmes will have the opportunity to develop in a structured, fun and safe learning environment. They will continue playing with their junior club, with the Development Centre sessions offering an additional training opportunity to further develop their skills. 

Current programmes

3G sports pitch

Football

Offering talented players in a variety of age groups the opportunity to develop through technical training sessions and matches.

Netball hoop

Netball

Providing promising young players with additional training to further develop their skills and knowledge.

Selection process

Our Junior Development Centres are by invitation-only. Players are selected from a trial process to attend the Development Centre in their respective sport. 

Players invited into the programme are trained by experienced and qualified DBS-approved coaching staff.

The Development Centres are based at Cardiff University Sports Training Village, where players have access to excellent facilities and equipment.