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Game Changers

Sky Sports and their Game Changers Squad were @ the Surrey County Cricket Centre at the George Abbot School BURPHAM Guildford

It was an exciting day for the Surrey County Cricket Club on Saturday 10th December as Sky Sports came to film one of their coaching sessions for Game Changers!

The show, which will feature the Surrey County Cricket Centre on Friday 16th December at 5pm on Sky Sports 5, showcases the work schools and sports clubs across the country are doing to get young people and children involved in sports.

This week’s episode will feature snippets from Saturday’s Pride of Lions courses as well as a master class from England’s wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow.

You can watch this week’s Game Changers at the following times and channels:

Friday 16th December @ 5pm on Sky Sports 5
Friday 16th December @ 5pm on Sky Sports Mix (channel free to watch to all Sky subscribers)
Saturday 17th December @ 8am on Sky Sports 1
Saturday 17th December @ 8am on Sky 1

Plus it is also available On Demand under Sports section in ‘Kids’ box, on Sky Go and on the Sky Kids App from Friday 16th December.

The Pride of Lions courses
have now finished for Christmas, although there are 2 days of Christmas courses taking place at the Kia Oval and the Surrey Cricket Centre next week before the post Christmas 10 week training programmes begin again in January across 7 venues in Surrey – Guildford, Cobham, Ewell, Leatherhead, Wallington, Farnham and the Kia Oval. For more information on these courses please click here.

‘It is great to see cricket being showcased via the Game Changers programme and we are incredibly proud that Surrey was selected as a county to showcase its coaching programmes. We engage with 1000s of young people every year and our aim is to develop a lifelong love for cricket in the youngsters that take part in our programmes.’ Simon Hards, Operations Manager for the Surrey Cricket Foundation


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