The work of Surrey County Cricket Club’s Academy and Performance Department is about excellence.
Its primary focus is to promote the highest quality of performance on an individual and team basis in order to develop cricketers to play for Surrey and England.
The Performance Department is responsible for talent identification and development of young cricketers within Surrey.
Our department overseas Performance Courses, District Cricket, JLT County Age Group (CAG) cricket from which the most talented of these cricketers progress into the Emerging Players Programme. Our best players are then selected into the Pemberton Greenish Surrey CCC Academy from which 13 graduates are currently part of Surrey’s CCC professional staff.
The Performance Department consists of Gareth Townsend (Academy Director); Richard Bedbrook (Performance Manager); David Court (Performance Manager) and Dave Sheppard (Performance Administrator).