YCC AND SCL PARTNER TO LIVE STREAM MATCHES
The Yorkshire Cricket College is delighted to announce a three-year partnership with SCL Education to become the college’s new live streaming partner.
Already the college’s official education provider, this further partnership with SCL will facilitate the live streaming of college matches throughout the summer, showcasing best of college cricket against a range of opposition.
Founded in 1999 and with 20+ years’ experience in inspiring, engaging and educating communities across the UK, SCL Education Group are a leading provider of education through sport and workplace development provision, and an Ofsted registered sports activities and childcare provider.
The Yorkshire Cricket College, based at Emerald Headingley Stadium is for students aged 16-18 years old and offers 2-year, level 3 qualifications with pathways to university, apprenticeships and careers. Combining sport and education in a unique environment, the college caters for a range of academic and cricketing abilities.
Outside of the classroom and training setting, the Yorkshire Cricket College provides unique personal development opportunities through extracurricular qualifications, work experience and volunteering at major events across the summer. For more information about the college, go the Yorkshire Cricket Foundation website
Nick Robinson, Head of the Yorkshire Cricket College said: “We are absolutely thrilled to be able to live stream college fixtures this summer. The stream will feature on our Play Cricket website and enables anyone to tune in and watch the young men and women representing the college.
For anyone who misses the games, highlights will be available across our social media platforms as well as the Yorkshire Cricket Foundation website.
Our aim at the college is to provide students with the best possible experience both in the classroom and on the pitch. SCL provide an outstanding educational offer to all college students in the classroom, delivering the level 3 NCFE Extended Diploma in Sport and Physical Activity. This partnership demonstrates their commitment to providing a first-class sporting experience too.”
Brad Rushton, Managing Director of SCL added: “We are very proud to become Yorkshire Cricket College’s official live streaming sponsor. We believe in creating an outstanding student experience and this innovative technology will support that, whilst also helping to inspire the next generation of young cricketers.
Not only does the live stream provide opportunities for people to enjoy games and highlights, it will also offer a valuable analysis tool, enabling students to develop their sporting skill and their knowledge of sports analysis, an area of the industry that offers excellent potential outcomes for students.
We are very excited to see the new technology in action.”