Loughborough University MCCU Women Set To Visit Desert Springs For Pre-Season Warm Weather Cricket Training Camp


Loughborough University MCCU Women will be following in the auspicious footsteps of Lancashire & Derbyshire County Cricket Club by stepping up their preparations for the 2019 campaign by completing a five (5) day warm weather pre-season training camp at the Desert Springs Cricket Ground & Academy between Tuesday 9th – Sunday 14th April 2019.

The Loughborough University MCCU Women training camp will comprise twelve (12) players and three (3) 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, fielding, strength and conditioning and both individual and group activity.

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

To conclude the training camp a T20 Match shall take place at the Cricket Ground on Saturday 13th April.

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