Coaching

Coaching courses now open!

Cricket Wellington are pleased to confirm the schedule for the 2019 Development and Level 2 Coaching Courses which will be facilitated by experienced Cricket Wellington Coach Developer, Mark Borthwick, and other specialist coaches. These courses are for coaches who wish to expand their knowledge and continue their developmental journey. DEVELOPMENT...

New Zealand Cricket Coaching and Vulnerable Persons Policy

Coaches are, in so many ways the sport. They are the people children listen to, learn from, and respect. Just as a great coach can inspire the hearts and minds of children to want to train and compete in sport, a poor coach can cause young participants and their families...

Registrations Open for Development Coaching Course

New Zealand Cricket and Cricket Wellington are offering coaches the opportunity to attend the new Development Course, which has replaced the Level 1 Coaching Course. This course is targeting coaches of youth club, secondary school, or district year 7 and 8 teams and consists of online and practical modules. This...

Cricket Wellington Appoints Age-Group Coaches

Cricket Wellington are pleased to announce the age-group coaching appointments for the 2018-19 season. After advertising the positions in June, Pathway Manager Chris Nevin, Blaze Coach and Coach Educator Christie Van Dyk, and Firebirds Assistant Coach Glenn Pocknall conducted interviews for the roles in early July. Both Nevin and Van...

Cricket Stands Out Among Award Nominees

The finalists for Sport Wellington’s Sportsperson the Year Awards were announced last week with cricket claiming six nominations across the categories. In the category that stirs the most public interest – as the public vote to determine the winner, Wellington Blaze all-rounder, Sophie Devine and Firebirds’ opener, Michael Papps find...

Hutt District’s Ian Gordon Wins National Award

New Zealand Cricket is excited to announce the 2016-17 Community Cricket Award winners. These awards are a thank you to volunteers and development staff who have put endless time and commitment into improving the game within their community. Among the winners is Hutt District Cricket Club’s Ian Gordon. Recognised for...