Women's performance cricket

At the High Performance level Lightning Cricket is for those who are currently or wish to seek a potential professional career in Cricket. Loughborough offers the best training and playing facilities of any University in the Country.

Lightning Cricket provides students and those from the East Midlands region, with an environment where individuals with special cricketing talent and ambitions to play International cricket or in The Hundred, can find the very best support, coaching and facilities to develop their sporting careers and ambitions.

The holistic approach to the individual’s development allows players to realise their full academic/professional potential, in an almost unique sports-oriented education environment for those wishing to balance both cricket and their studies. It’s important to note however, this programme is not exclusive to Loughborough Students and can be accessed by any talented female cricketer in the country, with a focus on those in the East Midlands region.

The Lightning Cricket Programme also boasts a full range of Sports Science support, Technical Analysis, Strength & Conditional support, Sports Medicine, Sport Psychology and Physiotherapy services.