Durham County Cricket Club at Desert Springs

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Dateline: 28th January 2020
Source: Desert Springs Resort
Subject: Cricket at Desert Springs
Title: Durham CCC Select Desert Springs for Pre-Season Warm Weather Cricket Training Camp

Durham County Cricket Club will be stepping up their preparations for the 2020 season campaign by completing a four (4) day warm weather pre-season training camp at the Desert Springs Cricket Ground & Academy between Sunday 1st – Thursday 5th March 2020.

Based at the Emirates International Cricket Ground in Chester-le-Street, Durham County Cricket Club who compete in County Championship Division Two, is one of 18 county clubs that make up the English and Welsh national cricket structure.

The Durham CCC training camp will comprise eight (8) players and two (2) coaches, all of whom will be spending their time completing a specific and carefully planned programme of numerous training sessions each day covering technical skills, bowling and batting, strength and conditioning and both individual and group activity.

Grass net practice will take place at the Cricket Academy. Strength and conditioning work, running, speed and agility work will be completed at the Cricket Ground and Gym at the Sierras Sports Club.

To view the video of the Desert Springs Cricket Academy Click Here

The players and coaches will be accommodated in some of the privately-owned Apartments at Desert Springs and the resort’s executive chef will be on hand to cater for the special dietary requirements of individual players dining in El Torrente Restaurant.

 

For further information contact:

Nick Gaywood
+44 (0)7793 558 132
ng@desertspringscricket.com