Here at The R66T Academy, we are delighted to announce the launch of The 2024 R66T Academy Festival of Cricket, in partnership with inspiresport.
“The R66T Academy Festival of Cricket is an innovative project which aims to challenge young players in a competitive environment. Enjoying the game is really important to school-aged players and we hope that our festival is fun for everyone involved whilst providing every young player with the opportunity to make a name for themselves and their school.”
Joe Root, England Cricket
Join us from Tuesday 9th - Thursday 11th April 2024!
First Class Coaching from The R66T Academy
With coaching from The R66T Academy team, training sessions will focus around encouraging your players to:
· Enjoy all aspects of the game and develop a healthy competitive spirit
· Express their own natural talents
· Understand that team objectives are more important than individual performances
· Appreciate excellence and enjoy the success of other players
Festival Of Cricket:
Format and Features
Based on the latest professional cricket format The Hundred, The R66T Academy Festival of Cricket has been designed with your U13 players in mind.
· Shorter, faster games (innings ideally completed within 65 minutes)
· High energy and enthusiasm levels
· Strategic play encouraged
· 2 points for a Win, 0 for a Loss and 1 for a draw/no result – taken directly from the pro game format
Whats included? 2 nights at your selected venue Full board – starting with dinner on Day 1 and lunch on Day 3 A full itinerary to include coaching sessions both in and outside the classroom covering all aspects of batting, bowling, fielding, fitness, match preparation and psychology Use of the venues first class cricket training facilities for all scheduled training sessions with R66T Academy coaching staff 3 x matches vs other touring sides Supervisory FREE places for the Sports Trip Organisers Travel insurance including COVID cover
OUR TWO REGIONAL VENUES ARE:
MILLFIELD PREP SCHOOL
Glastonbury - Somerset - BA6 8LD
Millfield has three crickets grounds; the Main Ground, Junior Ground and Butleigh Ground, making this venue the ideal location for a cricket residential camp.
Worksop - Nottinghamshire - S80 3AP
The school has outstanding sports and outdoor facilities, which can provide superb venues for numerous activities such as athletics, golf, rugby, hockey, swimming, and cricket making it a great location for our festival.
Please complete this form to register your interest for our 2024 Festival Of Cricket
A member of our team will get back to you