Paralympian Richard Whitehead MBE backs future students at Tottenham UTC

Haringey Independent: The Tottenham UTC is due to open in September The Tottenham UTC is due to open in September

A paralympic gold medallist is backing future sports engineering students at Tottenham’s University Technical College to help athletes like himself train at an elite level.

The London 2012 medallist and Spurs fan Richard Whitehead visited Tottenham’s training ground to talk about how sports engineers help his own performance behind the scenes.

Tottenham’s UTC, due to open in September, specialises in technology and science for sport, health and engineering, and is currently accepting current Year 9 and 11 students.

Double amputee Whitehead spoke to Spurs TV about the importance of sports engineers working with top athletes (see below).

For more information on Tottenham’s UTC, visit the website or follow the Twitter feed @tottenhamutc.

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