The Winter Academy programme offers young cricketers the opportunity to develop their all-round game in a 10 week off-season programme under the mentoring of Ben Williams. We recommend the Winter Academy to any players from Year 6 through to Year 11 who are looking to advance their game via world-class cricket coaching methods, ready to hit the season feeling confident and inspired.


What you will receive as a Winter Academy member:

  • Proven cricket coaching techniques and methods structured into a 10 week programme
  • Regular one-on-one tuition with Ben Williams within academy group session
  • Individualised fault detection and correction – where required
  • Video analysis and evaluation
  • Tailored individual training programme
  • Tactical development
  • Assistance with development goals of each individual
  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) designed by Ben Williams to measure skill development and coaching performance
  • Psychological skills training
  • Personal and life-skills development
  • Strength, speed and agility training
  • Training on 2 x Bola bowling machines provided



Programme Details:

  • 10 x 90 minute weekly sessions
  • Maximum of 10 participants per group
  • The Winter Academy runs for the duration of Term 3 2017 – 10 weeks



  • Saint Kentigern College four-lane indoor cricket training facility
  • 130 Pakuranga Road, Auckland


Age Group Schedule:









We are now fully booked for Term 3 2017. Please get in touch if you would like to go on the waiting list for a particular year group. 

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