All Stars is all about giving children the best first experience of the sport, with an emphasis on fun! Children will learn fundamental movement skills including catching, throwing and batting. Soft balls and plastic bats are used by everyone and all participants are given their very own cricket bag full of everything they need to play the game.
Well, All Stars Cricket is a brand-new programme from the England and Wales Cricket Board, which is aimed at girls and boys aged 5-8. It's a fun, first-time experience of cricket which develops your child's movement skills. They can learn; catching, throwing, hitting a moving ball and teamwork - all whilst making new friends in a safe and inclusive environment.
All Stars Cricket will provide your child with all of the fundamental skills they need to play cricket through, lively, fun games. Over the eight-week programme, the trained activators will teach your child to: Catch and throw a ball; Hit a moving ball; Bowl with a straight arm; Play a basic game of cricket; Work and communicate as a team
Cheltenham Cricket Club has 50 children taking part in its All Stars training sessions. Activator Steff Hunt said: “I think All Stars is a fantastic way of getting a new generation of youngsters excited about cricket. The enthusiasm of the children has been infectious and it has been wonderful to see their development each week.
The All Stars programme will run concurrently on Friday evenings with the club’s own coaching programme for children aged 8-15 (school years 4-10). The cost of this programme is £2 per session. The club contact for this programme is Richard Cerrone (07837346822, firstname.lastname@example.org). Player recruitment
All Stars Cricket is back for 2018 and parents can sign their kids up now. More than 60 of the county’s clubs are running the ECB’s exciting entry level scheme for 5-8-year-olds this year – up from 42 last year. To register your child go to https://www.ecb.co.uk/play/all-stars and search for your nearest centre by entering your post code.
All Stars Cricket - Fun, Friendly & Active. Summer is here and so is All Stars Cricket, a brand-new initiative from the England and Wales Cricket Board aimed at providing children aged five to eight with a great first experience in cricket. The programme is being delivered across England and Wales at all fully accredited All Stars Cricket centres. There are clubs across all of Bristol and Gloucestershire running the programme.
All Stars Cricket: 1, 2 & 3: Friday 22nd May: 10:00am - 14:30pm: Bristol County Ground: Schools Day 3: Dynamos Cricket: 4, 5 & 6: Tuesday 30th June: 10:00am - 14:30pm: Cheltenham College: Schools Day 4: Dynamos Cricket: 4, 5 & 6: Wednesday 1st July: 10:00am - 14:30pm: Cheltenham College: Schools Day 5: Dynamos Cricket: 4, 5 & 6: Tuesday 7th July: 10:00am - 14:30pm: Cheltenham College
From Cheltenham come over Cleeve Hill, take the turning marked Belas Knap, drive up Corndean Lane and the cricket club is signposted to the right about a mile up. From other directions drive through Winchcombe towards Cheltenham and as you are leaving the town on the Cheltenham road take the left turning signposted Belas Knap.