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Connect 2 College – 23rd June 2021

Darlington College and Martin Gray Football Academy (MGFA) are pleased to invite you to attend our Connect to College bridging event-taking place on Wednesday 23rd June (9:30am–3pm.) The event is for all students applying for one of our sports courses this September and are interested in joining the Martin Gray Football Academy (MGFA). The event will take place at Eastbourne Sports complex and we ask you to arrive at any point between 9:15-9:30am.

Free transport can be provided for students from the Teesside and South Durham area. Please contact Brian Atkinson on 07969506744 to book your place. Pick-ups will be begin at 8am and the event will finish at approximately 3pm.

During the event, Darlington College and MGFA staff will be available to answer any questions you may have about your course as well as advice about travel, student finance, uniforms and kit.

Connect to College is part of our admissions process and forms part of the criteria of our conditional offer. We request that you attend so that you are happy you are joining the right course in September. A short interview with College and MGFA staff will take place during the day.

We advise you to bring suitable footwear for football training/games on Eastbourne’s 3G surface, healthy lunch and plenty of water/drinks.