Our aim is to encourage children (without discrimination) to enjoy and learn the game as part of a team. All children get the opportunity to play with their team in matches, when the team manager deems they have sufficient competence and confidence to play a match with a hard ball. The club ethos is that we do not select solely the on the basis of ability however, safety of our players is paramount.
In season 2019, we will be fielding four junior teams:
In accordance with the England and Wales Cricket Board guidelines, Long Sutton Cricket Club has a Welfare Officer – Edgar Herridge, and Assistant Welfare Officer – TBC (vacant)
There are certain expectations of players and coaches in addition to parents / guardians – refer following pages. It is requested everyone familiarise yourselves with these in order to ensure the safety and well-being of all players.
In addition to these codes of conduct, please note some important points for parents / guardians:
If you have any concerns regarding your child’s development please do not hesitate to contact the coach, manager, or the Club Welfare Officer.