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Face to Face Training

Introducing and Developing Girls' Cricket

With Charlotte Edwards CBE

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    Charlotte Edwards Girls Cricket In association with Southern Vipers

    This course is aimed at teachers with little or no experience of playing or coaching Cricket, who may have recently started delivering the game, or be doing so for the first time.  It will provide a sympathetic introduction to all the key skills and concepts.  Teachers will be equipped to introduce batting, bowling and fielding to their students: they will come to understand how to run, and officiate, a range of simple game types, including school matches.  A variety of soft balls will be used.

    • Setting up the batter: grip, stance, guard
    • Introducing batting shots for beginners
    • Developing batting drills and skills
    • Practising through small-sided games
    • Starting the bowling action and run up
    • Fielding skills: throwing, stopping and catching
    • Managing equipment and choosing the right soft ball
    • Understanding the basic rules
    • Umpiring and scoring in a pairs game

    1 place £189
    2 places £319
    4 places £499

    Course runs 10am – 3.30pm. Prices include refreshments, lunch and resources. Excludes VAT.


    Charlotte Edwards CBE

    Charlotte is the leading women’s cricketer of the modern era, and current Head Coach of Southern Brave in The Hundred competition.  She played for England over 300 times, 220 as captain, establishing a number of international run scoring records.  She led the team to victory in two World Cups and an Ashes series, scoring over 10,000 international runs. Her unique achievements have been widely recognised, including ‘Cricketer of the Year’ awards from ICC, ECB and Wisden.  She was appointed MBE and CBE for her services to the game. English cricket’s women’s T20 competition has been named The Charlotte Edwards Cup in her honour

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