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We are searching for a sport consultant to add to our team.  Ideally, the candidate has played collegiate sport in the US or has taken their sport to the highest level.  This role offers you flexible working conditions and the vast majority of the time you will be working remotely.  You will scout different events around the country, work closely with the next generation of athletes to place them in the US and work with a driven and fun team. Location: Anywhere in the UKPosition: ...

November 24, 2021

The NCAA in Tokyo 2020

There were no less than 1,000 current, former and future NCAA athletes competing in Tokyo this summer at the Olympic Games.  And now the dust has settled on a hugely successful and highly anticipated Games, we can look back at the impact NCAA athletes made.  The medal tally added up to a staggering 271 medals won by NCAA athletes across Division I, II and III; 107 Gold, 81 Silver and 83 Bronze medals.  Over 100 countries were represented in Tokyo with NCAA medal winners coming fro...

September 15, 2021

4 Ways to Monetise your NIL

July 1st 2021 saw a massive shift in college sport in the US with the NCAA announcement that student athletes can now monetise their name, image and likeness.  Now, we knew this was coming so it’s no surprise, but what does surprise me is how unprepared SAs are to capitalise on this culture shift. Monetising your NIL is going to take some work, but get it right and you could profit greatly, and the more you put into you...

July 29, 2021

Launching 'Client Internship Program'

We are launching our first year of a new 'Client Internship Program' enabling us to utilise our existing clients experience to assist new clients currently going through the process.  This paid summer internship is our chance to continue to give back to our clients and in turn, for them to pass on vital experience to current clients getting set to head stateside.   Being in the US on a scholarship never moves in a straight line, there will be setbacks, homesickness and physically ...

June 9, 2021

Rugby Scholarships in the US: The Truth

We spoke with our own head consultant Brett Taylor to debunk certain myths about rugby scholarships in the US.  Brett has a unique insight having been a pro rugby player and Northampton Saints Academy Director plus having coached the Men's US national team for 8 years.  As a leading expert in this field, listen here to his invaluable insights.https://www.dropbox.com/s/onf5......

March 18, 2021

The Hidden Ivies

The most common misconceptions I come across when discussing US colleges with British families is that the Ivy League are the superior academic colleges.  The truth is the 'Ivy League' is merely a historic sporting fixture, an athletic conference comprising of eight colleges that played athletic fixtures amongst themselves.  Yes, all eight members of the Ivy League are academically rigorous and feature highly in US rankings but this is not the full picture.  Rankings can be flawed...

January 26, 2021

Announcing Partnership with Centurion 'Future Leaders Program'

We are so pleased to announce our official partnership with Rugby Centurion to deliver world leading Future Leaders programme.  The Future Leaders Programme enables students between the ages of 16-19 to unlock their leadership potential through live digital coaching and online learning.  This is achieved by using leasers in sport and business to help build tools and tactics that students can implement immediately.At Aspire USA, our mission is to best prepare every client both mentally ...

November 19, 2020

Aspire USA Virtual presentation

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June 26, 2020

Want to study and play rugby in the USA? Sophie gives great insight into the process and life at College.

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April 15, 2020

Aspire USA Field Hockey Showcase 2021

After the huge success of the inaugural showcase last year, Aspire USA are excited to announce the Aspire USA Showcase 2020 for field hockey in association with Surbiton Hockey Club. We have the very best US coaches confirmed to attend looking to add new recruits to fulfil scholarships at US colleges. If you are interested in getting recruited for a sport scholarship in the US, please fill out the application form Contact Holly and holly@aspireusa.uk.com if you have any more questions....

January 16, 2020

Presentation evening at Bisham

Presentation Evening We will be hosting a free Presentation Evening at Bisham Abbey on the 9th December at 6.30pm.  This is a multi-sport presentation covering Soccer, Swimming, Hockey, Rugby, Golf, Tennis, Rowing Track and Field (including Cross-Country), Volleyball, and Lacrosse.  We will explain the sometimes complicated process of securinga sport scholarship to the the US and the nuances involved in the process. Spaces are limited so please email holly@aspireusa.uk.com to confirm y...

December 7, 2019

Rebecca Nelson commits to Kent State University.

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that client Rebecca Nelson has committed to Kent State University on a field hockey scholarship and is currently en route to spend the next 4 years at this fantastic campus.  Rebecca will be carrying on her hockey following on from a hugely successful school career at Repton School culminating in winning the English National Schools Championship earlier this year.  Rebecca was not only awarded an athletic scholarship for her ho...

July 29, 2018

Daisy is heading to Limestone College.

Our amazing client, Daisy Ruhle is heading over to South Carolina in 3 weeks time to start life as a Saint student-athlete.  Limestone College is a private, coeducational liberal arts college located in Gaffney, South Carolina and competes in the NCAA Division II.  Daisy left school two years ago and took some time out to concentrate on hockey at Maidenhead HC and to figure out what route she wanted to take with her higher education.  After deciding t...

July 20, 2018

Hannah Griggs is Chapel Hill bound.

We are truly thrilled that our lovely client, Hannah Griggs of Canterbury Hockey Cub and Kent College is heading to the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.  Hannah was awarded a full scholarship to play hockey at one of the most prestigious universities in the U.S.  Ranked as one of the top 50 Universities in the world, the level of academic prowess is easy to see.  UNC have produce Nobel Laureats, a President and Vice President of the United States,&nbs...

July 10, 2018

Rachel wins Player of the Tournament.

Aspire USA client, Rachel Greenwood was awarded the 'Player of the Tournament at the 2017 Futures Cup.  The Futures Cup is a 6 team tournament made up of the strongest hockey players in England, Scotland and Wales.  Over 4 days, the U15 and U17 teams play their pool matches to fight for a medal match with the ultimate goal of being selected for either the  U16 or U18 England national team.  The standard of hockey was fantastic across all teams and we are delighted that R...

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