Job search
Job Search
Latest news
More news: (showing 1 - 20 of 12971)           
UK only International

Debt-ridden Bolton Wanderers sells training ground to Wigan Athletic

By Matthew Campelli    22 Feb 2016
Wigan chair David Sharpe said the acquisition of the 'high quality' training ground was integral to the club's future / Wigan Athletic

Bolton Wanderers Football Club has sold its Euxton training ground to local rival Wigan Athletic.

The land has been purchased for an undisclosed sum by the Whelan family – the owners of League One club Wigan – to be used by its first team from the start of the 2016/17 season.

Wigan will remain at its current Christopher Park training ground until May. From next season, Christopher Park will become the home of the Wigan Athletic Academy.

“It’s integral to our future success that we have a high quality first team training ground, and an academy based in one location enabling it to grow and develop the players of the future,” said Wigan chair David Sharpe.

Championship club Bolton has racked up £172.9m (US$245.1m, €221.2m) debts – owed almost entirely to owner Eddie Davis – and will face a High Court ruling today over an unpaid £3m (US$4.3m, €3.8m) tax bill.

Davis has been trying to sell Bolton and has pledged to write off its debt if he does, but confirmed he will plough no more of his own money into the club. According to reports, a consortium headed up by former Bolton striker Dean Holdsworth – Sports Shield – has been given preferred bidder status.

A statement made by Bolton revealed that its first team and backroom staff “will begin a process to relocate [training ground] permanently” to a combination of the club’s other Lostock training ground and its home ground, the Macron Stadium.

Football  Bolton Wanderers  Wigan Athletic  training ground  Championship  League One 
Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Related news
Sports jobs
Everyone Active
featured job

Swimming Teachers

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive hourly rate
Job location: Nationwide

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Alton, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Fleet, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: St Albans, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Watford, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Plymouth, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Blandford Forum, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Blaby, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Dunstable, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bordon, United Kingdom
recruiting with sports management

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Leicester, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bishop's Stortford, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Watford, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Spelthorne, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Slough, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Ashfield, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Stroud, United Kingdom
recruiting with sports management

Duty Manager

Lex Leisure
Salary:
Location: Thetford, UK

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Poole, United Kingdom

Head Attendant

Flintshire County Council
Salary: From £17,594 to £19,048 per annum
Location: Flint, UK

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Chichester, United Kingdom

Catering Supervisor

GLL
Salary: Up To £19,775 PA
Location: York, UK

Cleaner

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive rate of pay
Location: Scarborough, UK

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Sutton, United Kingdom
training with sports management

Duty Manager

GLL
Salary: Up to £22,930 PA
Location: Henley-on-Thames, UK

Duty Manager

GLL
Salary: Up To £25,655 PA
Location: Streatham, London, UK

Duty Managers

GLL
Salary: Competitive
Location: Manchester, UK

Recreation Assistant

GLL
Salary: Up to £8.21 per hour
Location: Bodmin, Cornwall, UK

Assistant Manager

GLL
Salary: Up To £34,966 PA
Location: Morden, UK

Recreation Assistant

GLL
Salary: Up to £16,696 per annum
Location: Truro, Cornwall, UK

Customer Services Advisor

Circadian Leisure Trust
Salary: £8.21 - £8.70
Location: Bradley Stoke, Bristol, UK
lifeguard jobs  swimming teacher jobs  recreation assistant jobs  apprenticeships jobs  personal trainer jobs  Gymnastics Coach jobs  duty manager jobs  assistant manager jobs  general manager jobs  assistant general manager jobs  Customer Services Advisor jobs  Catering Assistant jobs 
More jobs

Video Gallery

Wattbike
Introducing two new products to our commercial fleet.
Visit website
More videos

Company profile

Company profile: Rephouse Europa Ltd
Rephouse is a leading manufacturer of high-performance fitness flooring systems. With its state-of-the-art production technology and more than 32 years of hands-on experience in production and installation worldwide, Rephouse can ensure a premium-quality rubber fitness flooring product tailormade for any facility.
View full profile >
More company profiles

Featured Supplier

Fusion Lifestyle incorporates Power Plate into ‘INTENCITY Studios’
Fusion Lifestyle, the highly experienced sports and leisure management brand is working with Power Plate to integrate vibration training into its high intensity fitness studios.
View full details >
More featured suppliers

Diary dates

21-22 Sep 2019
Locations worldwide,
23-26 Sep 2019
JW Marriott Turnberry Resort & Spa, Miami, United States
25 Sep 2019
Coca-Cola Arena, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
15 Oct 2019
Loughborough University, Loughborough, United Kingdom
More diary dates