The Terres de l’Ebre Technification Sports Centre is an organism that supports the local and territorial sports in the Terres de l’Ebre to make it more competitive at the national and international level; optimizing all sports resources that are in Amposta, as many as facilities like professional athlete. The CTE TTE has got the necessary means to train and prepare the athletes, realizing a dual formation during their studies. In this way, the young students will be able to combine their academic studies with the highest level of sport.
The sports area have hot more than 60.000 m² and it forms the technification center. It offers the necessary resources and services for the high performance training, which has become the reference center at national and international level for certain sports such as rowing or fencing.
The work of the management of the center consists in make easier the evolutionary stages which athletes live with.
For this reason, all resources are available to guarantee the personal development for the athletes.
Resources available to athletes:
To offer a quality and reliable medical service, the centre collaborates with the Amposta Regional Hospital, so that it take care of the technical athletes.
At the beginning of the school year, various individualized tests are carried out on athletes to assess them and monitor their health.
The competencies attributed to the medical service are:
The Centre has got a room equipped for physiotherapy. The physiotherapist visits the center weekly three alternate days (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday) and is there for two hours a day.
The functions of the physiotherapist are:
The centre have got one living dining room which is supervised by one nutritionist, who adapts the daily meals to the needs of the athletes.
The tasks that do the nutricionist are:
The physical preparation is an indispensable tool in the development of the athlete, because it allows increase the athletic performance and it allows avoid injuries and improve recovery. It’s a mean of acquiring healthy lifestyles and has been shown to have a positive effect on academic performance.
Some of the tasks which performed by this department are:
Dual training involves demands, in which adolescents can face stressful situations in both academia and sports, as they face constantly changing changes. Students are teenagers and therefore these situations can affect their academic performance but also their personal life. For this reason, the psychology service is made available to athletes, whose function is to make it easier for them to understand the different situations in which they find themselves. The tasks corresponding to the Department of Psychology are:
The Center offers an individualized tutoring service for each athlete. The functions it fulfills are the following:
The athletes residence has got 44 places distributed in 22 double rooms, with the possibility of hosting the athletes or the athletes team during their preparation. It includes complementary services such as dining room, TV room, library, WI-FI, etc. As well as sports medicine, physiotherapy and technical advice.