Playing options

Tuesday night T20 Smash: Season commences on 5th November and games start at 5pm. Mid-week competitions are regionally based.

Saturday morning T20 Smash AM/PM: Start time 9.30am

Saturday Limited Overs (30 overs): Start time 12.30pm


Season dates: 

Pre-Christmas: Saturday 2nd November 2019 - Saturday 14th December 2019      

Post-Christmas: Saturday 1st February 2020 - Saturday 21st March 2020 

Playing age: Players should be U12 at 1st April 2019. 

Teams: Maximum 9 on the field 

Playing conditions: Full playing conditions can be found under downloads > playing conditions. 

Trials: Players will need to trial for Saturday LO and restricted Saturday morning T20 grades. Players can decide not to trial. Trial dates for the 2019/20 season are the 19th & 20th September from 5-6 pm. 

Practices: Usually on a Wednesday or Thursday evening at Cox's Bay or Victoria Park.

Gear: Some playing & coaching gear will be supplied to the team coach at the start of the season, please help the team look after it. More gear is available as needed, please contact the GUCC Office. For all hardball cricket, the club's policy is that all players must wear a helmet.  Helmets and boxes are considered personal items and are not supplied in the team gear bag. Players are encouraged to bring their own gear - please name and phone number it!

Clothing: New coloured club shirts are now available to buy at Cricket Express! These are not compulsory. 

Coaching: The Club is reliant on volunteer support to coach and manage these teams. The team's coach/es take team practices, are responsible for the gear bag and help to set up games on Saturday mornings. Don't worry! We have lots of resources to help you if you're new to coaching and are happy to answer any questions you may have.  All of our coaches must complete the free Advanced Foundation Course be police vetted by NZC. Contact the Grafton office for more information.

Cancellations: ACA will cancel all junior and youth morning cricket should there be an Auckland weather advisory from the Metservice advising that it is unsafe to travel to games. This will be communicated through the ACA website or Facebook. ACA encourage Coaches/Managers to contact their opposition if they are unsure whether the game is going ahead. These details will be provided to team coaches before the start of the season.

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