The US College Recruitment Process- When should I begin!?
The college recruitment process can seem daunting, but it will be one of the most exciting journeys you will go on! When should I begin? Am I too early? Am I too late? What are my ‘plan B’ options? This blog post is designed to try and answer these for you. Afterwards, you can then […]
14 March, 2023
Making the Transition from England to the USA – Izzy Lane
I caught up with Izzy Lane, one of our athletes who is currently in her first year at The University of Delaware (NCAA D1) on a soccer scholarship. Izzy is former Tottenham Hotspur Women winger, who joined our Athleticademix Family after attending our Winter Showcase event in 2020. Izzy began the process with us during […]
1 November, 2022
Senior Day Celebrations for College Athletes!
Living through the experience of being a College athlete is incredible. The only sad part is that there comes a time when your college career must come to an end. During the final regular season home fixture or competition every year, the graduating seniors from every college team will be recognised for their contributions to […]
27 October, 2022
Requirements to become a College Athlete in The U.S!
Are you wondering what your GCSE results mean for you? Continue reading below to find out what options you have available! To be eligible for four year universities in The U.S you are required to pass a minimum of 5 GCSE’s, including Core Subjects (English, Maths, Sciences). You’re then required to attend full time education […]
25 August, 2022
Gear Day – Christmas in August!
“Gear Day” is one of the best parts of preseason for arriving or returning athletes. Let’s face it, student-athletes are royally spoiled and kitted out with everything needed for the year ahead. But this is just one of the perks of being a college athlete! Fall sports teams, such as Men’s & Women’s Soccer, Rugby, Volleyball […]
3 August, 2022
Schools out for summer….what to do!?
Summer Break! What can you do? Something all students look forward to is summer break! After a year of studying and competing in your sport, a well earned summer break is always welcomed. There are so many options for you to take up during your time off. Typically, the semester will end at the end […]
13 May, 2022
Student Athlete, to Coach, to Athleticademix!
Where has the time gone!? Wow, I can’t quite believe it has been two years since I returned home to England, after spending the most amazing 8 years in America! When I left England in 2012, I could never have imagined that I would have ended up staying in The States until 2020. Going there […]
9 March, 2022
My Time in New York City – The Opportunity of a Lifetime!
There’s no place like it! New York was a place I’d always wanted to go and visit. I was coming to the end of my fourth and final year at Florida Southern College in Spring 2012, when I was invited for an interview at St. John’s University. There was an opportunity at St. John’s for me to join […]
4 February, 2022
Home For Christmas!
Home For The Holidays! Every year, one of the most exciting things was the countdown to coming home for Christmas! Even 9 years later I remember coming home for Christmas for the first time! Leaving in early August time for pre season, with all the goodbyes and emotions of leaving, it was always in the […]
21 December, 2021
Our Showcase Event!
Going to America as a Student Athlete There are so many different reasons why becoming a College Athlete in The US appeals to so many around the world. For me, it was the chance to go to America and play soccer at the highest level I could, whilst earning a degree and meeting people from […]
29 October, 2021