End of season barbecue:
The last game of the season sees the First XI play Packington at The Rec on Saturday September 15th. To celebrate the end of the season there will be a barbecue after the game. Players, family & friends welcome.
End of season working party:
On Sunday 16th September we encourage all players and friends of the club to come down to the Rec from 1pm to help tidy everything away for the winter. This includes dismantling the fencing and covers.
The first team start April 21st away at Clifton 2nds and the seconds start April 28th at home against Clifton 3rds. Click here for the full schedule.
Outdoor Training 2018:
Outdoor junior training is on the Recreation Ground every Sunday at 2pm-3.30 up until the end of the school summer term.
Senior outdoor training is on Tuesday and Friday evenings from 6pm (ish!) weather permitting. Please contact club secretary Karen Hill to be added to the WhatsApp group to keep informed of when sessions will be held.
All Stars Cricket:
Ashbourne CC is an official ECB All Stars Centre. The 2018 programme has now finished but look out in the spring of 2019 for news of next year's sessions. This is a national program to introduce children aged 5-8 to cricket in a fun interactive way. For just £40 your child will receive a backpack, personalised t-shirt, cap, bat and ball along with 8 coaching sessions. This will be on a Sunday afternoon outside at the Recreation Ground at 2.30-3.30. Visit www.allstarscricket.co.uk for more information.
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The Club is always on the lookout for volunteers or new players so if you are interested don’t hesitate to get in touch for more details, contact Dave Wood (07917071520), Karen Hill (07855751938) or Mick Hulme (07840912563).
Ashbourne cricket club relies on the generosity of local businesses and benefactors to continue to grow. The sponsorship we receive in particular helps the development of future players by funding the junior teams. There are six sponsorship packages available to suit all budgets. We can now offer 6x2ft advertising boards on the boundary at the Recreation Ground. Please find details in the document attached. Thank you for your interest and support.
Annual player membership is just £25 including a ticket in the monthly 50-50 prize draw (worth £24). Match fees £10 (£5 for concessions).
We have 3 junior teams in 2018. The under 12s play hardball matches on Wednesday evenings and we have two under 11 kwik cricket teams that play matches on Friday evenings. Girls can play 2 years above the age group.
The following fees apply per session:
Indoor training £3 for the first child, £2 for the first sibling and only £1 for further siblings.
Outdoor training £2 for 1st child, £1 each for additional children
Allstars sessions - included in the registration fee
Hardball match £2
Kwik Cricket match - free
Under 18s playing in the senior teams £5
NEW KIT FOR 2018:
Senior match shirts are available from Marcus Bateman but currently the stock is only large, XL or 2XL. There will be an online club shop available ready for the 2019 season with free local collection.