Wiltshire Sports Academy and Wiltshire Football Academy are the brand names of Advanced Sports Coaching Ltd, one of the leading sports coaching companies in the South West.

The company was founded in 2004 by Reading FC Area Head Scout and former Academy Foundation Coach, Nick Bolton.

We offer coaching for children and young people in a range of sports, including:

  • Kwik Cricket
  • Multi-skills
  • Athletics
  • Rounders
  • Fencing
  • Tag Rugby
  • Badminton
  • Dodgeball
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Tri Golf
  • Rock-it-ball
  • Lacrosse


Our work in schools

We’re proud to provide sports coaching services to a large number of schools, sports clubs and development centres, as well as sports councils and private users.

We work with our partner schools to provide high quality after-school clubs. In addition, we offer a PPA Cover service that allows schools to provide mandatory PPA time for staff, whilst continuing to offer excellent in-lesson sports provision.

Developing football talent

Over the last two decades, we’ve achieved particular success in developing footballing talent, helping dozens of young players along the path to reaching their full potential. Our strong links with professional football academies have allowed an increasing number of young players to progress from our programme into advanced and/or professional academies at various clubs. These include:

  • Reading FC
  • Southampton FC
  • AFC Bournemouth
  • Swindon Town FC
  • Bristol City FC
  • Bristol Rovers FC
  • Cheltenham Town FC
  • Forest Green Rovers FC
  • Exeter City
  • Yeovil Town
  • Wiltshire County FA Girls Centre of Excellence

Please check out our Success Stories to see some of the journeys our players have taken!

To learn more about our company, ethos and services, please get in touch.

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