An interview with: Paul Blanchard, Chief Executive, Surrey Sports Park
Published: 02 Nov 2012
Paul Blanchard is Chief Executive of The Surrey Sports Park which is a new £36m elite training centre at The University of Surrey. With over 20 years of experience in professional sport, Paul offers his advice to sports industry candidates.
Surrey Sports Park is one of Europe’s premier sites for elite sport, physical activity, well-being and leisure. The values of performance, participation and personal development underpin the very heart of the complex.
Bringing together high quality facilities and passionate people with a desire to achieve, Surrey Sports Park provides a venue that supports the ambitions of all users, regardless of ability, from world class athletes to grassroots beginners. Students and staff of the University of Surrey, independent teams and individuals, of all ages will have the opportunity to excel in a place that inspires active discovery and development of sporting and creative talent.