Grayshott Cricket Club welcomes new adult members and in 2019 will again be offering FREE membership to new adult members. The club also offers FREE Winter Indoor Coaching for Dads returning to the game Whether you are new to the area, a dad with a child at the club looking to return to the game, or maybe thinking to change clubs, Grayshott is a family orientated cricket club offering a lot for cricketers of all abilities in a competitive village league without the need to travel long distances.
Grayshott with four adult teams has two grounds both boasting excellent facilities. An open to all club, Grayshott offers adult cricket to players in Grayshott and the surrounding area including Beacon Hill, Bordon, Headley Down, Lindford, Hindhead, Haslemere, Liphook and Whitehill.
The club now runs four adult Saturday teams on a Saturday afternoon in the I’Anson Cup Competition all playing competitive cricket.
Our 1st and 2nd XI play at the Sportsfield in Grayshott, and our 3rd and 4th XIs play all their home games at Broxhead Common Cricket Ground, a lovely venue for recreational cricket. The season starts at the end of April finishing normally at the beginning of September with a mixture of fixtures between limited over and games where teams can still earn themselves a draw.
If you are interested in joining the Shotts please give me a call on 07889 130437.
Adult Winter Indoor Coaching Sessions in 2019 will see a similar format for U19 and adult members.
Starting on Monday 25th February at Amesbury School Sports Hall from 8.20pm until 9.40pm, continuing throughout the winter to 15th April inclusive.
For individuals new or returning to the game, following the success of these sessions in 2018, the club will again be offering some dedicated coaching sessions from Mondays 11/3/18 to 15/4/18 inclusive, 7pm to 8.20pm. For more information on these sessions please call Club Captain Phil Coleshill on 07889 130437 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Individuals who wish to take part at both sessions are welcome to do so.
Fast bowlers Mark Richards & Rob Gregory share a joke about who is the best batsman….
Our 1st XI play in Division 1 and team captain in 2019 is Stuart Kennedy. Stuart has been vice captain for the last two years and is also a qualified cricket coach. The Shotts have won the I’Anson Cup nine times. Stuart can be contacted on 07815 785697.
Our 2nd XI play in Division 2, quite a competitive division mainly featuring 1st XI teams. Captain in 2019 is Raveen Sriharan who is also a qualified coach and can be contacted on 07770 259197
Our 3rd XI play in Division 4. Captain in 2019 is John Wheeler who can be contacted on 07958 376574
Our 4th XI play in Division 7 with the aim of providing junior cricketers their first experience of playing adult cricket. Tim Fry, captains the 4th XI and can be contacted on 07787 797894.
The club also enter a midweek 20/20 competition called the Stevens Cup. In 2019 this team will be captained by Kiaran Wells.
The club requires all members to register and pay and this can be done online. The 2019 Adult Membership Fee is £65 if paid by the end of March, £75 thereafter. For New Adult members in 2019 it is FREE and new members can register here.
Match fees including the infamous Grayshott tea are £10.
The club hold a variety of social events throughout the year including an Annual Dinner Dance and a Presentation Evening.
Details of our events can be found here.