Tour to ICC Cricket Academy, Dubai October 2016

Tour to ICC Cricket Academy, Dubai: 21st ―30th October 2016

Following our previous successful tours to Dubai, we are delighted to announce our 2016 October development cricket tour to ICC Academy, Dubai from the 21st to 30th October 2016. This tour is designed for players between the age of 13 and 17. Players can be younger than 13 provided they are minimum district level cricketers.

As part of this tour, ICC Academy will run an elite coaching programme followed by matches. There will be 3 or 4 days of intensive coaching followed by a cricket tournament or series of matches. Matches will be either 20 or 40 overs. Prior to departure full details of the tour will be provided to you in a handbook. This is an exciting opportunity to further develop your cricket and have a fantastic experience.

Dubai's ICC Cricket Academy is described as the world's leading cricket development, performance and education centre. The facilities are state of-the-art and purpose built with every element designed to enable each player to fulfill their potential.

Facilities include:

-Two full-size floodlit cricket ovals both accredited by ICC for T20 and One Day Internationals
-Air-conditioned Pavilion with four fully-equipped changing rooms.
-Six indoor practice pitches - these have been specifically created to match playing conditions in different environments; spin net recreating a turning pitch as you would experience in Mumbai or Colombo, two pace specific nets, recreating the fast hard pitches in Perth or Brisbane and two flat pitches, excellent for batting as you may find in Cape Town or Bangalore
-Hawk-Eye tracking and video analysis system
-State-of-the-art bowling machines.
This tour package will include:

• International Flights from UK to Dubai.

• Deluxe Accommodation with onsite leisure facilities including pool.

• 10 days tour including travel, comprising International standard coaching and playing a series of matches.

• Floodlit matches

• Tour clothing

• All transportation in Dubai.

• All-inclusive meals and mineral water

Sample Tour Itinerary

Day 1 - Departure from Birmingham Airport

Day 2 - Coaching

Day 3 -Match Day

Day 4 -Coaching

Day 5 -Match Day

Day 6 - Coaching

Day 7 - Match Day

Day 8 - Match Day

Day 9 - Sightseeing and shopping day

Day 10 - Departure

*Please note that a daily Itinerary will be provided as part of a pre departure handbook prior to the tour.

For more details email:

Colour Clothing Tournament 2016

Colour Clothing Tournament 2016 

10th Annual Colour Clothing Tournament 2016.

The tournament format:
Week 1: Monday 8th to Friday 12th August 2016

Under 8’s, 10’s & 17’s - Venue Leicester Grammar School

Week 2: Monday 15th to Friday 19th August 2016

Under 12’s: University of Leicester, Stoughton Road Playing Fields, Stoughton Road, Leicester, LE2 4FS

Under 14’s: Venue Leicester Grammar School, London Road, Great Glen, LE8 9FL

Age Groups 14’s & 17’s will be invitational only. Bookings for 8’s, 10’s & 12’s can be made. Due to limited spaces selection may be necessary.

Please note the age range: Under 8’s (Age group 7-8yrs) Under 10’s (Age group 8-10/11yrs)

Players who wish to participate in the age groups 12yrs to 17yrs should have experience in playing matches at a
good level.

The Under 17s will play both Twenty20 and 40 over matches during the course of the week and there will be overseas teams participating. The Under 10’s, 12’s, 14’s will play two Twenty20 matches per day.

Cost - £145 per player 
which includes:

• NEW CCA Shirt, Jumper, Trousers, Cap & New addition string backpack to all participants
• 5 days of competitive cricket
• Trophies and awards

Tournament Times: 9.30am to 4pm daily Matches will start at 10am but all players need to arrive at 9:30am ready for warm up. Early drop off and late pickup available.

You will need to bring:
• Your Colour Clothing (provided by us)
• Cricket kit
• Cricket spikes and trainers
• A packed lunch and drinks
(Drinks and snacks will be available to buy) To book your place: visit our website for more details or call 0116 254 3333 or email