What is All Stars Cricket?
All Stars Cricket is the ECB’s entry level programme for 5- to 8-year-olds, looking to take their first steps in the game. All Stars Cricket is an eight-week coaching programme, from May onwards, delivered by Clubs and Club volunteers. In some areas where there are no or a limited number of traditional Cricket Clubs, Middlesex Cricket organise All Stars Cricket Community Centres run by the Middlesex Participation Team coaches. Each participant receives a backpack when they sign up, which includes a t-shirt, bat, ball, hat, and an activity pack, which is delivered directly to their home address. Parents and guardians can book their child/ children a place at a local centre when the booking system opens.
What is Dynamos Cricket?
Dynamos Cricket is the ECB’s entry level programme for 9- to 12-year-olds, aimed at attracting new children to cricket or as a progression from the successful All Stars Cricket initiative that has been running for three years. Dynamos Cricket is designed to offer an alternative style of cricket, with the eight hours of coaching being focused on the new countdown cricket format.