Ikast-Brande Gymnasium is part of a unique group of IB schools across the world, accredited by the World Academy of Sports and the International Baccalaureate Organization, as an Athlete Friendly Education Centre and part of the IB Sport Pilot. This allows us to give high performing athletes the chance to combine sports with an IB education.
IB Sport allows you to practice your sport in the mornings, you will gain support from our sports coordinators who help you with the task of balancing school and sport, and you may extend or tailor your education if needed to balance it with the demands of your sport.
With an IB Sport education, you get:
You can read more about life as a high performance athlete at Ikast-Brande Gymnasium in the article published in the International Parent Magazine
When I read about the IB Sports programme, I felt like it was the perfect fit for me. In this programme I can combine my academic ambition with my love for icehockey. I can do both – on a high level – and the school environment makes it possible for me to find time and enjoy the sport and school at the same time. In the future I would like to take both to the next level in college and get a degree. And the ultimate dream is of course to play in the NHL one day.
Piotr Ciechanowski (1i), Poland