Guest Coach, Cricket for Girls
Helen Shipman is the Strength and Conditioning coach for the Academy. Helen is a UKSCA accredited Strength and Conditioning coach, she is employed by Loughborough University where she works with the Universities numerous sporting teams and individual athletes. Helen has also worked for the England Women’s Academy team and Loughborough Lightning Kia Super League team.
Helen has a huge understanding of the physical demands and requirements placed on the modern day cricketer. Having played herself to county standard, as well as captaining the England Women’s academy team, Helen is able to work with players and set specific programs relevant to individual roles, helping players develop physical qualities which underpin cricket and help maximise performance.