Two home and two away games are played each Saturday through the season
Sunday Captain: Ben Norgrove
A dedicated team of coaches and helpers ensure we offer player-centred coaching sessions where developing cricket skills is fun, exciting and safe for players at all stages of cricket development.
Cricket skills to practice at home
We've put together a selection of links to help our young players improve their batting, bowling, fielding and thinking skills in their own back yards.
Click on the link below:
Friday Evening Sessions
Although currently not running, our long-established Friday evening training sessions are for players in school years 2-6 along with our All Stars programme for children from 5-8 years.
U11s train on Friday evenings and play their matches on Sunday mornings.
All Stars sessions will resume in 2021.
Midweek Youth Cricket
Our U13, U15, U17 and U19 mixed squads train and play their matches on weekday evenings. There are also opportunities for youth players to gain experience in our four senior teams which play each weekend throughout the summer.
U13s train Thurs, matches TBC.
U15s train TBC, matches TBC.
U17/19s train Weds, matches TBC.
To boost cricket for girls at Shipton, we will be adding the ECB’s new Dynamos softball cricket programme in 2021 which we will run for girls only from 8-11 years. This will also be part of our Friday night programme. Our U11, U13 and U15 girls will also be invited to play in cricket festivals and friendly fixtures throughout the season.