Youth

Youth cricket at Abergavenny Cricket Club is crucial to the long term success and sustainability of local cricket. Without a strong commitment to Youth cricket there is no future for the game in Abergavenny. We invest a lot of time and effort in developing young cricketers who we hope will mature into senior players. Our track record is good, with both Mark Wallace and Michael Powell securing careers in first class cricket. However, our values also include fun and enjoyment, and we hope the young people that turn up to our regular Friday night training sessions continue to experience fun and enjoyment.

We also encourage girls and young people with a disability to join us.

The Abergavenny CC Academy (Ages 12-15) runs throughout the season on Mondays 6:00 – 8:00pm. These sessions are for the more talented young players who wish to further their cricket skills and receive additional mentoring and coaching from the Youth Coach, Geraint Leach.

The 2018 season will see the following teams :

From age 5 through to age 15. There are competitive leagues for the U9 (softball) U11, U13 and U15 teams. There are opportunities for girls at all levels.

ALL STARS Age 5 – 8s
Organiser : GERAINT LEACH
Tel : 07552 756954
Email : geraint.leach@cricketwales.org.uk

Under 9s – Development Group
Coach : STEVE BRADLEY
Tel : 07866 046008
Email : sab46@btinternet.com

Under 11s
Coach :  NICK KINMAN & STEVE BRADLEY
Tel : 07747 627378 & 07866 046008
Email : nicholas.kinman@sky.com or sab46@btinternet.com

Under 13s
Coach : STUART ECCLES
Tel : 07931 573441
Email : eccles188@btinternet.com

Under 15s
Coach : DARREN JONES
Tel: 07890 802919
Email : djones1133@yahoo.com

Girls Cricket
Coach : NICK KINMAN
Tel : 07747 627378
Email : nicholas.kinman@sky.com

Geoff Shackleton
Chairman of Youth Cricket
Telephone : 01873 857527, mobile: 07785 594590
Email : geoff@hshackleton.co.uk

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