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Sports and Enrichment

College life is about developing your academic knowledge and understanding plus so much more.  Enrichment can enhance your college experience, as you have the chance to take part in a range of activities. Taking part in enrichment activities is a great way to develop and maintain physical and mental wellbeing. It is also a great way learn new skills and have fun!

Why take part in Sports & Enrichment?

  • You can develop employability skills such as communication, problem solving, decision making, time management and creativity
  • Take part in positive experiences that can enhance skills and show willingness to do extra than your study programme 
  • Try new activities
  • Take a break from studying

Enrichment

Enrichment can be anything from weekly sessions to one off sessions and trips. Current opportunities include:

  • Self-defence workshops
  • Health & Fitness Fairs
  • Yoga sessions
  • Cycle workshops
  • 5-a-side football
  • Team building activities
  • Bouldering

Sports Academies

HLC has a very successful football team that competes in AoC Sport West Midlands league, where they play against other colleges in this region. Training takes place twice a week, with matches on a Wednesday afternoon. To see how the Football Academy are getting on click here.

HLC also has a netball team who compete in the AoC Sport West Midlands league, where they play against other colleges in the regions. Training takes place twice a week, with matches on a Wednesday afternoon. To see how the Netball Academy are getting on click here.

If there is the demand for other competitive sports such as rugby & hockey, we would look to enter the relevant AOC leagues.

The College is affiliated to AoC Sport, enabling students to enter regional and national competitions against other colleges. Previously students have competed in cross-country and table tennis.