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Darts Academy

Darts Academy

The Darts Academy meets in Room 180 at the Basford centre following the elite practice routines designed by professional darts player, Colin Osbourne, Winmau and Darts Gym owner, Mikko Laiho. Room 180 is a fully equipped, PDC endorsed darts facility, featuring elite equipment provided by our sponsors. The academy is for darts players of all levels and the academy will adjust to your darting needs.

The academy training package includes training to improve your technical dart skills with resources to enhance other aspects of elite performance, like mind management, life skills and essential development of your functional skills in Maths and English.

Why Join The Darts Academy?

D - Develop your numeracy skills via the game of darts

A - Access inside darts information with our professional partnerships

R - Raise your knowledge of elite sporting performance with our exclusive academy package

T - Test your darting skills with elite practices from PDC star Colin ‘Ozzy’ Osbourne and Winmau

S - Start to realise your darting potential with the elite performance centre in Room 180

How Do I Join?

If you would like to take part in this sport academy, simply select that you would like to join an academy when you apply for a full-time course. Alternatively, you might be interested in applying for our Development, Coaching and Fitness Diploma, which has been designed specifically to complement our sport academies.

If you want to find out more about the Darts Academy, please contact Abbie Bladon on 0115 912 5502 ext 3592 or

Ready to Apply?

Take a look at the courses we run alongside the Sport Academies: