The BCB Girls Cricket and Netball Camp, supported by Ironshore and the Department of Youth, Sport and Recreation, concluded on Friday 11 April with a prize presentation to recognise the girls development over the week. Ceri Riihiluoma from Ironshore presented the prizes and medals.
On Saturday 29 March, the Tokio Millennium Re Pee Wee “Have-a-go” Cricket finished with a the Pee Wee’s playing a game against their parents followed by a prize presentation in which each player got a medal.
Registration for the FREE Tokio Millennium Re Pee Wee 'Have-a-go' Cricket Program for children ages 5 - 7 will is still open! The program takes place at Berkeley Institute Gym every Saturday in March, starting on March 1 and finishing on March 29, 2014.
Mr. Lloyd Fray, President of the BCB stated, “On behalf of the BCB I am very pleased that our Pee Wee Program will once again be offered FREE thanks to the continued support of Tokio Millennium Re who share our strong focus of bettering the lives of Bermuda’s youth through sports. During the session, the players will be introduced to the basics of cricket with the main aim of having fun. Utilising the "Have-a-go" Cricket equipment, coaches will work with the players on learning the basics skills of catching, bowling and batting with the aim of playing a game in the last session. The emphasis of "Have-a-go" Cricket is on participation and enjoyment. I would like to encourage all our young Bermudians to register soon to ensure a space in this popular program!”
The sessions run as follows:
5 Year Olds - 2.00 - 3.00pm
6-7 Year Olds - 3.15 - 4.15pm
On March 15, the BCB is offering an additional session for the parents to learn fun skills and drills which they play with their children at home. On the last day parents and their children will participate in a parent/child game followed by a short prize presentation.
To register for this FREE program: please click for the REGISTRATION FORM and return by fax (292 8959), email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or deliver to the BCB office (Charities House, 25 Point Finger Road, Paget DV 04.
For more information please contact the BCB on 292 8958 or email email@example.com
Dress and equipment: Please ensure players come in comfortable clothes and sneakers for running around.
The BCB is pleased to confirm that the West Indies Cricket Umpires' Association (WICUA) has just released its 2013 Oral & Practical Exams results and BCUA member Emmerson Carrington was a successful candidate. Coupled with his previous success in passing WICUA's Written Exam, Carrington is now a fully qualified umpire.
The BCBNA Development Team has faced some tough competition in South Africa. Please find below the results thus far. The team have two games left today, Tuesday 18 Feb, and Wednesday 19 Feb returning to Bermuda on Friday 21 February. For up-to-date photos follow us on Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/BermudaCricketBoard