"COACHED BY DURHAM CRICKET CLUB COACHES"
The Cricket Academy is based at the Emirates International Cricket Ground, Riverside Chester-Le-Street, home of Durham Cricket.
The academy is open to male and female cricketers and provides a pathway for all.
You will receive expert coaching; have access to strength and conditioning, performance analysis and physiotherapy.
The Cricket Academy provides specialist coaches to teach all cricket disciplines and each student benefits from well-structured personal programmes, which focuses on the technical, tactical, physical and psychological side of cricket.
This approach has proven to help the individual and the team best prepare for competition. This is coupled with full time physiotherapists, who provide expert advice on injury prevention, and strength and conditioning coaches, who provide supervised sessions at our state-of-the-art gym.
We have the option to play competitive cricket during the winter, taking part in indoor tournaments as well as playing in the National Schools Twenty/20 competition.
WHAT WE OFFER
STRENGTH & CONDITIONING PER WEEK
SPORTS INJURY & REHABILITATION SUPPORT
YOU WILL RECEIVE:
Up to 10 hours of coaching per week by our expert coaches
Access to net facilities to improve batting and bowling techniques
Access to bowling machines to hone your batting skills
Access to inter-college competitions in both indoor and outdoor competitions (where applicable)
Official Durham Cricket Club tracksuit and training wear
A personalised approach and plan to your cricket development
Weekly video analysis and review
Termly fitness assessment and functional movement screens with our Sports Scientist
Tailor-made nutrition plans from our Performance Nutritionist
Weekly Strength and conditioning sessions that are bespoke to you as an individual
Access to Physiotherapy, Injury prevention, sports massage and Rehabilitation
Support to access Australian Scholarships and continue studies in Australian HE institutions
Support and management in seeking winter seasons playing abroad.
Use of performance analysis technologies where applicable