Here at The R66T Academy, we are delighted to announce the launch of  The 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 

SUMMARY  The R66T Academy Festival of Cricket is aimed at under 13 school cricket teams. It provides teams with an ideal opportunity to attend a pre-season tour and experience high level coaching from the R66T Academy with match practice, all at excellent facilities at venues around the United Kingdom.   Plus, the highest performing team from each festival will qualify for Finals Day at Old Trafford.  The Festival of Cricket takes place 11-14th April 2023 with registration open now! Complete the form at the end of this page to register your interest.   

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 
Your R66T Academy Festival of Cricket Includes: 
3 nights at your selected venue 
Full board – starting with dinner on Day 1 and Breakfast on Day 4 
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 

Designed for U13 School Teams 

Based on The Hundred format 

Coached By R66T Academy Staff 

Finals Held at Emirates Old Trafford 

Increased Competition Opportunities 

Dates  Dates for the next Festival of Cricket will be released soon. Sign up to the mailing list to keep up-to-date. 

Our Venue: 

Millfield Prep School 
Glastonbury | Somerset | BA6 8LD 
Millfield has three crickets grounds; Main Ground, Junior Ground and Butleigh Ground, making this venue the ideal location for a cricket residential camp. 

The R66T Academy Festival of Cricket 

Interested in your school or academy attending? 
Please complete the form below to register your interest. 
All participants on a R66T Academy Camp must adhere to the Code of Conduct and the Health and Safety Policy. For all Coaching Camp FAQs, please click here

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