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Alumni Big Weekend 2018: #TogetherStronger talk with Osian Roberts

Osian Roberts

Helping inspire the next generation - come along to hear Osian Roberts - Assistant Manager of Wales' National Football Team & Technical Director - as he talks #TogetherStronger at Alumni Big Weekend 2018.


Held in the surrounds of our brand new, full size 3G indoor football pitch - the only one in a Welsh university and one of only five in the whole of the UK - hear how the #TogetherStronger campaign swept up sportspeople and communities alike as part of Wales National Football Team's journey to the semi finals of Euros 2016. 


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With incremental improvement and psychology so important to today's athletes, hear how leadership in sport is underpinning success on and off the pitch. 

Osian Roberts, Assistant Manager of Wales' National Football Team & Technical Director and Professor Brendan Cropley, Professor Of Sport Coaching, lead proceedings. 

After the talk, take the opportunity to take a guided tour around the rest of our state of the art sport facilities. Plus, join Steve 'Savs' Savage' as he hosts the inaugural Alumni Student Footy Tournament. With a trophy up for grabs, it's sure to be a competitive afternoon!


When: Saturday 16 June 2018

Time: From 10.15am for talk. Early arrival recommended. Tournament from c 12 noon, plus lunch

Where: Sport Park, Treforest Industrial Estate  (parking available on site)

Register online for this USW Sport Leadership talk & USW Sport Park facilities tour - All completely free of charge



Osian Roberts was awarded an Honorary Fellowship of the University in 2016 in recognition of his contribution to Welsh football and the education of football coaches in Wales and across the world.

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