About our

Athlete programs


Far West Academy of Sport (FWAS) acknowledges the FTEM model of holistic athlete development.

Sport specific programs

Sport specific athlete programs philosophy is to:

  • Align with National sporting organisation (NSO) defined pathway and be endorsed by respective State sporting organisation where applicable

  • Partner with and compliment services offered by other system partners  

  • Be balanced, holistic and athlete focused

  • Emphasis athlete well-being and integrity

  • Reflect latest research on athlete talent identification and development.

FWAS sport specific athlete programs will primarily align with the Talent 1 to Talent 4 levels of FTEM

  • Netball in partnership with Netball NSW

  • Tennis in partnership with Tennis NSW.

  • Rugby League/League Tag in partnership with Country Rugby League

FTEM, is representative of the ‘whole of sport’ pathway which includes active lifestyle activities, recreational and high performance sport.

Explore our programs


FTEM model of holistic athlete development.