Howzat!: Private Cricket Lesson & Lord's Tour with Former England Captain Michael Vaughan

Howzat!: Private Cricket Lesson & Lord's Tour with Former England Captain Michael Vaughan

St John's Wood, London

£8,800

“Michael is a great leader of men and you learn a lot from guys like that” Kevin Pietersen

Why we love it

A once-in-a-lifetime experience; hone your cricket skills under the expert guidance of former England captain, Michael Vaughan. You will be invited to spend the afternoon with Michael at the ‘Home of Cricket’, Lord’s Cricket Ground, where he will lead you on a guided tour. For any real cricket enthusiast, this is an experience not to be missed.

What's Included?

  • Spend the afternoon with former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan, in your own private group of up to eight people
  • Hone your skills with a one-hour private lesson with Michael at the MCC Cricket Academy
  • Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the world-famous Lord's Cricket Ground, then enjoy lunch with Michael in Lord's Tavern
  • This is available for all ability levels, from beginners to advanced cricketers
  • Your group size can contain up to eight people, or as few as you wish (larger groups can also be priced on request)

Exclusive to TRULY

  • This experience is unique to TRULY guests

Description

The perfect gift for cricket lovers, guests will be able to hone their skills at the 'Home of Cricket', Lord's Cricket Ground under the expert guidance of former England captain, Michael Vaughan. A right-handed batsman and occasional off-spinner, Vaughan was ranked the best batsman in the world following the 2002/03 Ashes where which he scored 633 runs.

Lord's Cricket Ground opened in 1814 and since then has hosted over 100 test matches; becoming one of world sport's most iconic venues. There is no better destination than the 'Home of Cricket' for the cricket enthusiast to enjoy an afternoon with this cricketing legend.

The day begins with a cricket lesson at the MCC Cricket Academy located on the grounds. The Academy is at the forefront of cricket technology, with PitchVision and Hawk-Eye providing cutting-edge analysis. One of the finest cricket facilities in the world, the academy has produced some of the country's best cricket players.

Following your lesson, Michael will then lead you on a private tour of Lord's. The tour begins in the museum, home of the famous Ashes urn; which Michael himself lifted a replica of after captaining England to Ashes victory in 2005. The tour goes on to visit the the Long Room, from which players make their way to the 'hallowed turf', the players' dressing rooms and the futuristic J.P. Morgan Media Centre. Your experience is then rounded off in Lord's Tavern, where you will sit and chat with Michael over a relaxed lunch.

Description

The perfect gift for cricket lovers, guests will be able to hone their skills at the 'Home of Cricket', Lord's Cricket Ground under the expert guidance of former England captain, Michael Vaughan. A right-handed batsman and occasional off-spinner, Vaughan was ranked the best batsman in the world following the 2002/03 Ashes where which he scored 633 runs.

Lord's Cricket Ground opened in 1814 and since then has hosted over 100 test matches; becoming one of world sport's most iconic venues. There is no better destination than the 'Home of Cricket' for the cricket enthusiast to enjoy an afternoon with this cricketing legend.

The day begins with a cricket lesson at the MCC Cricket Academy located on the grounds. The Academy is at the forefront of cricket technology, with PitchVision and Hawk-Eye providing cutting-edge analysis. One of the finest cricket facilities in the world, the academy has produced some of the country's best cricket players.

Following your lesson, Michael will then lead you on a private tour of Lord's. The tour begins in the museum, home of the famous Ashes urn; which Michael himself lifted a replica of after captaining England to Ashes victory in 2005. The tour goes on to visit the the Long Room, from which players make their way to the 'hallowed turf', the players' dressing rooms and the futuristic J.P. Morgan Media Centre. Your experience is then rounded off in Lord's Tavern, where you will sit and chat with Michael over a relaxed lunch.

We Also Recommend

  • Take a walk to the top of nearby Primrose Hill for one the best views of London
  • Enjoy an Indian fusion dinner at the nearby Cinnamon Club after your experience
  • Catch a performance at the Open Air Theatre, situated a short walk away

Additional Information

This experience is valid for redemption within 6 months from the date of issue.

All bookings are subject to availability. We recommend booking at least 12 weeks in advance.

Cancellations or amendments to bookings may not be possible once confirmed.

All equipment can be provided for guests, but feel free to bring your own.

Note that the MCC Cricket Academy is closed for private lessons on the dates of international cricket matches at Lord's. For 2015, these dates include: Thu 21 May to Mon 25 May, Thu 16 July to Mon 20 July, and Sat 5 September.

We Also Recommend

  • Take a walk to the top of nearby Primrose Hill for one the best views of London
  • Enjoy an Indian fusion dinner at the nearby Cinnamon Club after your experience
  • Catch a performance at the Open Air Theatre, situated a short walk away

Additional Information

This experience is valid for redemption within 6 months from the date of issue.

All bookings are subject to availability. We recommend booking at least 12 weeks in advance.

Cancellations or amendments to bookings may not be possible once confirmed.

All equipment can be provided for guests, but feel free to bring your own.

Note that the MCC Cricket Academy is closed for private lessons on the dates of international cricket matches at Lord's. For 2015, these dates include: Thu 21 May to Mon 25 May, Thu 16 July to Mon 20 July, and Sat 5 September.

How it works

  • Choose your experience

    Treat yourself or share with someone you truly care about.

  • We arrange everything

    Our concierge will arrange everything, even the little extras.

  • Relax and enjoy

    Simply show up and savour the memory that will last a lifetime.

Location

St John's Wood Rd, London NW8 8QN

Lord's Cricket Ground St John's Wood Rd, London NW8 8QN

Howzat!: Private Cricket Lesson & Lord's Tour with Former England Captain Michael Vaughan

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