Posted: Fri, 12 May 2017 12:18
All Stars Cricket is an exciting new programme for 5 - 8 yrs olds being run at 20 Cricket Clubs around the County.
The programme promotes physical literacy, teamwork and respect, through fun and games with a cricket theme.
Parents can sign up to the programme using the following link: https://www.ecb.co.uk/play/all-stars/centres
By registering for All Stars Cricket, children will be guaranteed eight weeks of jam-packed fun, activity and skills development. The programme is suitable for all children new to cricket and sport as the sessions are designed to teach the basic skills of the game. Every child will earn stars as the weeks progress that match the skills learned during the programme:
- Batting – hitting a moving ball
- Throwing – underarm and overarm
- Catching – small and large balls
- Bowling – overarm
- Running – lots of movement
- Teamwork – fun games with friends
- Communication – the basics of cricket
- Spirit of Cricket – how to respect others
The programme is 8 sessions and costs £40; each registered child will receive their own backpack with personalised T Shirt, water bottle, cap, bat and ball.
Programme start dates / session times will be individual to clubs; launch date is Fri 19th May