Coaching

NZC Community Cricket Awards for 2015/16 are now open

The NZC Community Cricket Awards for 2015/16 are now open for nominations in the following categories. Club of the Year: The 2015/16 Community Cricket Club of the Year award acknowledges a cricket club which displays good practice and strengths in areas such as: planning, leadership, financial management, volunteer strategy, membership,...

New to Coaching or interested in Coaching in the future?

Sport Wellington’s Getting Started in Coaching courses are practical, interactive and aim to give coaches the confidence to coach!! COMMUNITY COURSES (PARENTS/TEACHERS/CLUB COACHES) DATE LOCATION TIME REGISTER 11 May 2016 Upper Hutt – St Patricks College (Silverstream), 207 Fergusson Drive, Upper Hutt 6:30pm – 8:30pm REGISTER 30 May 2016 Wairarapa – Wairarapa...

Coaches Corner: Second Edition

Case Study: Mind Games I recently spoke with a parent who was finding that his child was extremely anxious when going out to bat. The product of this was that every time Toby batted he was trying to score a boundary off every ball he faced which had resulted in...

Wellington Winners at NZC Awards

Cricket Wellington and it’s members were honoured at the 2015/16 New Zealand Cricket Community Cricket Awards.   Secondary School Boys’ First XI Cup Player of the Tournament Rachin Ravindra – Hutt International Boys School & Hutt District CC Rachin Ravindra had an impressive Secondary School Boys’ First XI Cup finals tournament in...

The Art of Coaching: Tip One

Champions are made long before the lights and the crowds and the trophies. Everyone is motivated during a big game, but real champions are competitors in practice and in play. They have the will to compete, to train, and to prepare weeks and months before the big match is even...

Mums Coaching in the Community

Junior Cricket Upper Hutt have just held their first Intermediate SuperStar cricket day at St. Pats Silverstream with three schools involved; Ferguson Int, Maidstone Int & HIBS. Ferguson Intermediate were the star attendees on the day with teams entered into both the boys and girls competition. Although the only school to...

KiwiSport Funding to Boost Upper Hutt Cricket

Sport Wellington has combined forces with Cricket Wellington through the KiwiSport Regional Partnership Fund to provide a major boost to girls cricket within the region. The successful funding application has enabled Cricket Wellington to employ a part time Female Cricket Development Officer (FCDO) for the 2015/16 season. Focusing solely on the Upper...

Ivan Tissera named as New Zealand Womens A Coach

New Zealand Cricket have named Ivan Tissera as Head Coach of the New Zealand Womens A side for it’s upcoming fixtures in October/November 2015. Ivan is an extremely well known and respected coach throughout both Wellington and New Zealand. As well as heading the Wellington School of Cricket, Ivan has been the...