Introduction

Aldershot Cricket Club was formed in 1947 and is affiliated to the Hampshire Cricket Association and Cricket Club Conference. The Club’s Youth Section provides opportunities for young people between the ages of 7 and 18, regardless of gender, colour, race, religion, age, ethnic or national origins, and disability, to receive coaching and play in competitive matches.

The Club is very proud of what it has achieved over the past years in developing cricket within the local community and is firmly and enthusiastically committed to ensuring a safe, friendly and enjoyable experience for all its members.

Please take a few minutes to read the contents of this handbook, which contains information on club rules, training times, equipment/clothing, expected Code of Conduct for players, parents and spectators, etc. The club believes that it is important that members, coaches, administrators and parents associated with the club should, at all times, show respect encouraged to be open at all times and to share any concerns or complaints that they may have about any aspect of the club with the Youth Section Manager or Club Welfare Officer.

Aims

To encourage as many people, of all ages and backgrounds, to play the game of cricket.

Providing cricket for all in the community by:

-encouraging participation at all levels both on and off the field
-provide a safe environment for all our members
-providing coaching and practice
-encouraging the best standards of behaviour and sportsmanship
-being the focus for cricket in our community, and by working in partnership with the local schools promote grass route cricket.


In addition we are of course looking to help the youngsters achieve the best standard that they can to help the long term success of the Club

Members Handbook CMP15