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Cricket Academy (Men) at Huddersfield New College

Course description

The Cricket Academy was an immediate success at Huddersfield New College, and has since developed a national reputation for its excellence.  The academy boasts several Yorkshire  Academy and promising local league players. We have been on several tours, notably to South Africa, Barbados and London (Lords).  Due to its huge success, a development programme has been created where players who have the potential for the academy the following year can receive the same specialist coaching and play against some of the top schools and college in Yorkshire and around the UK.

Coaching is delivered 3 times a week by  ECB Level 3 coaches. Training sessions include speed, agility, quickness development and video analysis.

Students have the opportunity to represent the college on Wednesdays against other college and school teams in the North East Region.  During the winter months training is indoors in the college‚Äôs brand new custom made cricket nets, and indoor competitions are organised withn the new sports barn.

Academy players are expected to work hard in both the classroom and in training. Good attendance and progression on a player's chosen study programme is compulsory.

If you would like to be considered for this academy at Huddersfield New College, please choose this on your application alongside your other course choices. Selection for this academy is by trials, and if you apply you will be invited to trials for your chosen sport.

Entry requirements

You must apply for a full programme of study alongside the Cricket Academy.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 27 September 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Course code: CRM/ACA/19