So what is Junior Club Cricket?
Perfect for boys & girls aged 9-17
For kids with basic cricket skills
Play games of cricket
Game formats and length vary
Play a full cricket season
Some equipment may be provided
Fun and active
Join your local cricket club and make friends!
So what are the new endorsed formats?
Developed for kids 9-14 transitioning to ‘junior’
Allows them to transition based on ability to the adult game
Less players on the field = more action for players
Shorter pitch & smaller boundary = more action & supports improved skill development
Shorter games = games played after school, weekend mornings or afternoons (2-3 hours)
Overall more fun with their friends!
Cricket is a sport for all!
It's for women & girls
24% of cricket participants are women and girls
It's for indigenous Australians
1.6% of registered club cricket participants identify as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
It's for everyone
24% of registered club cricket participants identify as having one or more parents born overseas