The Heritage School is proud to have some of the Countries top Academies within it’s grounds run by Zimbabwe’s best coaches. Some of these Academies and clubs are open to the public and some are exclusive to the Heritage School and it’s pupils.
The Heritage School is very proud of it’s association with the Howzat Cricket Academy, and is the only school in Zimbabwe to have such a facility within its grounds. The Howzat Academy is a professional cricket academy for junior and senior cricket.
All our coaches are English Cricket Board qualified, and some of our senior coaches are former International Cricketers. Howzat aims to provide a coaching experience which focuses on developing talent, enhancing life skills and improving fitness for both boys and girls.
Every person who comes to the academy has a positive experience and most importantly they enjoy the game!
The Academy includes three cricket fields, two indoor turfed pitches (with six lanes), six bowling machines, video analysis technology, up to date coaching literature and equipment.
Howzat Academy has also formed relationships with trainers, physiotherapists and appropriate professionals all working together to maintain the highest level of fitness & well being that is required at the highest level of cricket.
Our head coach, ECB Level 3 certified coach and fitness instructor is Sean Bell. We also have various qualified cricket professionals such as Gary Brent (ECB Level 3), Ray Price and Piet Rinke (ECB Level 3) who will all be involved on a consultation basis.
Professional partners include academies and school both locally and internationally, with whom future tours shall be organised and exchange programs secured with shared resources.
CRICKET ACADEMY BOARDERS
Howzat offers a unique programme for cricketers wishing to board at the Heritage School. This programme includes evening net sessions with one-on-one training with a level three ECB coach, Conditioning training and match exposure of the highest standard. Cricket Academy Boarders will also have the chance to go to International matches in Harare when touring teams visit Zimbabwe.
This is a unique opportunity for keen young cricketers to excel in this sport and give them a professional start in what could be a cricket career.
“What a great cricket facility for up and coming youngsters that are passionate about our great game” Brendon Taylor
Heritage School now offers a Golfing Academy to it’s specialised sporting programme. Young golfers who wish to join this Academy will become accomplished golfers who maybe someday will be recognized as National, Regional or even an International Players.
The Academy is run by two professional Golfers, Stuart Stovould & Lewis Muridzo Chitengwa. Lewis is our school Golfing Master, who has been teaching golf for over 57 years. Stu is our resident Pro at the Borrowdale Brooke Golf Club.
The Heritage School offers a unique opportunity to its pupils as the school it’s a part of the Borrowdale Brooke Estate home to one of Zimbabwe’s premier Golf Clubs. This enables us to offer the best golfing facilities to our students.
GOLF ACADEMY BOARDERS
The Heritage Golf Academy offers a unique programme for golfers wishing to board at the Heritage School. This programme includes:
The Heritage Football Academy (HFA) offers exceptional coaching for young boys and girls aged between five and eighteen. HFA coaching sessions are run on a termly programme and aim to provide an excellent grounding in technique and game craft. Our goal is to build a strong foundation for the current and future success of our football players.
HFA is run by one of Zimbabwe’s leading Pro Licenced Coaches Mr M. Murape, a passionate football man and advocate of investing in young people. A former Dynamos FC Captain and international football player for 20 years.
We are dedicated to providing youth in Africa with the ultimate technical, tactical ,physical ,teamwork and mental skills required to be highly skilled and sought after professional footballers for the local and international arenas.
How HFA does it….
Heritage Football Academy founded in 2015 is a key player in the football talent pipeline and is achieving it’s mission and vision by:
Offering unique training programmes by professional football coaches.
Providing tried and tested developmental and professional football coaching that focuses on developing the strengths and remedying the weaknesses of each player.
Introducing innovative football skills from around the world to give our players an edge.
Developing the next generation of professional football players to be scouted and placed in the best soccer plans both here in Zimbabwe as well as in the leading clubs of Europe, USA and further afield.
Forming strategic partnerships and collaborating with the top academies and professional football clubs in Zimbabwe, South Africa, Europe and the USA to provide opportunities for our players to train with some of the best coaches and players in the world.