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Colts Cricket

Shepherds Bush Cricket Club runs competitive Colts Cricket for U10, U11, U13 and U15, and offers coaching without competitive matches to many other children from 6 and up. The Colts have regular weekly practices and matches throughout the season.

All of our coaches have been CRB checked and have ECB coaching qualifications. In addition to our coaches, we also have many volunteers who assist our coaches to help give that little bit more to our youth in a safe and friendly environment. We pride ourselves on the positive atmosphere we maintain at Colts’ sessions, and on the balance we achieve between playing for fun and playing to win.

We are proud to bringing the benefits of cricket to many primary schools in the area, via Jonathan Payne .

For any information with regards to Colt's Cricket at Shepherds Bush Cricket Club please contact one of the following:

Tim Howard, Colts Manager 07734 709 458

Jonathan Payne, U10 and U11 Manager 07966 374 456

Help from parents is always very much appreciated, whether it is providing lifts to away matches, supporting social events, or even scoring.

Training

For boys in Year 6 and below, training takes place at the club on every Friday evening in the season, Bank Holidays included, starting late April from 6 to 7.30. 

Boys in Years 7 & 8  will train on Sunday mornings 10.30- 12 . 

Boys in Years 9 & 10 will train on Sunday mornings 10.30- 12 . 

Girls of all ages will train on Mondays from 5.30 – 7. The coordinator for this will be Patricia Brady and Jonathan Payne will head up the coaching. The club has committed extra funds to this dedicated training session, and we hope in time will lead to girls matches.

Exact start dates will be posted here in due course.

Training will continue in this form until late July, when there will be a weeks break. Then all age groups, boys & girls will train together on Friday evenings until the end of August.

Practice nets in summer and winter

Practice nets in summer and winter

The annual fee for 2019 will be £110, and if your child is selected to play in competitive matches, a £2 match fee. 

Junior Cricket Camps

Camps will be held on the following dates in the Easter Spring half term and Summer holidays, costing £25 per day.

All sessions will run from 10.30 -3.00pm

16th & 17th April (Easter)

28th & 29th May (Spring Half Term)


July

Mon 29th, Tues 30th,  Weds 31st

August

Mon 5th Tues 6th Wed 7th
Mon 12th Tues 13th Wed 14th
Mon 19th Tues 20th Wed 21st

If you wish to book a place please either email Tim or call him on  07734 709 458.

Junior Kit

Club branded kit is not compulsory, although if possible we would like all children playing in representative matches to wear a club shirt – and in any case they must wear “whites” and white shoes for matches. Click on the Club Shop menu above to purchase kit.

Once your child starts playing with a hard ball (usually when they are about 10) she or he will be required to wear protective equipment, including a helmet, gloves, pads and a “box” when batting or wicket keeping and standing up to the wicket. All these items can be borrowed from the club if necessary, and there are usually a few spare bats about – but most children will probably want their own, and will likely find this to be more comfortable than borrowed equipment.
We do not recommend any particular brands or suppliers – fit and feel are more important than labels. You are, of course, very welcome to speak to any of the coaches about equipment.

REGISTRATION FOR JUNIOR CRICKET IN 2019 – ALL AGE GROUPS

Places for 2019 are full for all Boys Age Groups. 

The waiting list for 2019 Boys cricket is closed. If you require information on registration for 2020. Please contact Tim Howard by email.

Places are available for Girls of all ages in 2019.

Should you require further information please get in touch with Tim Howard by email.

Our teams are affiliated to the Middlesex Colts Association South Area.


For more information of colts cricket rules and contacts for other clubs, please click here