Established nearly 100 years ago, Barton Seagrave Cricket Club is situated overlooking the famous Wicksteed Park.
With 2 Adult teams playing in the NCL in Divisions 8 & 13, a Midweek team and a thriving youth cricket section we can offer anybody interested in playing the game of cricket the opportunity to come along and have a go whatever their age. We will be entering teams at u9, 2 x u11, u13 & u15's age groups for the 2016 season.
Our u9's and u11's have now started their outdoor training on a Friday night, between 5pm - 6pm. The u13 & u15's train on a Thursday evening . Should you wish to find out more details or just find out more about the club then please contact Jim Butlin on 07518780753.
The ECB continues to work with Sport England on the pioneering club accreditation scheme 'Clubmark' to develop a vibrant and healthy club cricket infrastructure.
Cricket clubs can play a key role in the successful delivery of Building Partnerships – cricket's strategic plan for 2006-2009 - by supporting the delivery and implementation of the following programmes:
The ECB Clubmark and community cricket clubs play a central role in all of these programmes and Clubmark will provide the standards that clubs involved in these programmes will aspire to.
In addition, it is expected that clubs who achieve the ECB Clubmark will be recognised and rewarded for their hard work and commitment to club cricket in England and Wales.
By registering to work towards ECB Clubmark, clubs join a growing number of cricket clubs across England and Wales that are prioritising junior development, creating a benchmark for high quality community club cricket.
County Cricket Development Managers can help clubs through the process of achieving ECB Clubmark Accreditation.
ECB Clubmark gives clubs an opportunity to write and implement new procedures as well as acknowledge existing practices. Cricket clubs are required to present evidence and demonstrate implementation across four different themes, culminating in the production of a Club Development Plan.
The four themes are:
For more information see www.ecb.co.uk/clubmark