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9 Sep 2020
Papatoetoe Cricket Club Newsletter
Wednesday, 9th September 2020
We're in Alert Level 2.5 until at least the 16th September!
Club meetings and trainings are still limited to a maximum of 10 people until further notice. Kolmar will not take any walk-ins for indoor center use, only pre-arranged club bookings. If you have any further questions or concerns around indoor center bookings, please contact 09 277 6710 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The cricket season is almost upon us! Despite Covid-19 throwing plenty of various spanners in the works, we are confident that summer will arrive along with an exciting 2020/21 season so get registered!
Premier & Reserve: $440 (10% discount provided if paid before 1st Oct 2020)
Senior Grades: $275
One Day Team: $2400
Tertiary Student: $260
Secondary Student: $160
Premier Reserve: $180
Tertiary Student: $160
Secondary School: $160
Note: Additional charges will apply for teams that have pre-season training in September to cover Indoor Center Hire charges.
When registering please ensure all required fields have been completed correctly and include a valid email address. All Subscription Fees will be invoiced as registrations are received with full payment to be made by 1st October.
A limited number of tickets still available so get in quick! NEW DATE: Friday, 30th October 12pm - same time, same place!
Master of Ceremony: Nigel Hurst Where: Papatoetoe Cricket Club - Kolmar Sports
Come along and listen to former Papatoetoe Premier Men's captain, New Zealand captain, Indian Men's Coach, New Zealand Men's Coach, Mumbai Indians IPL Coach, and current Mumbai talent scout, the legendary John Wright! We are extremely lucky to have him as our guest speaker at the club's major fundraiser for the season. We look forward to hearing all about his cricket experiences to date!
We are limited to 150 guests. Tickets are $95 per person, $950 for a table of 10 and includes a buffet lunch. There will also be an auction and raffle.
ASPIRE Academy were treated to visits from Black Caps, Kyle Jamieson and Lockie Ferguson
Kyle Jamieson and Tarun Nethula with ASPIRE
Lockie Ferguson & Machine Road with ASPIRE
The ASPIRE Academy received the very best advice from two current Black Cap and Aces fast bowlers, Kyle Jamieson and Lockie Ferguson (on separate occasions) where they shared vital tips and tricks on:
The best preparation for the incoming season
Advice on net practices and fast bowling techniques
Lockie Ferguson shared his new Machine Road app and recorded fast bowling speeds of all the boys
Shared vital tips on how to bowl quicker
Junior and Senior Women Training Days & Times
U16 Junior Women's Bourne Team
Training: Mondays 4.30pm - 6pm starting 12th October at Pap/Kolmar Indoor Centre First game of the season: 7th or 14th November TBC
U16 Junior Women's Mataora Team
Training: Wednesdays 4.30 - 6pm starting 14th October at Pap/Kolmar Indoor Centre First game of the season: 7th or 14th November TBC
Premier Reserve Women
Training: Mondays 6-8pm starting 12th October at Pap/Kolmar Indoor Centre First game of the season: 31 October TBC
Mondays 7-8pm: starting 14th September to 19th October at Unitec, Gate 3 Building 47 before the rugby ground. (NB:start time will move to 6pm or 6.30pm from 28th September TBC)
Wednesdays 6-8pm: starting 28th October at Pap/Kolmar Indoor Centre (NB: training will not be held on both Mon and Weds evenings, it will move to Wednesdays from 28th October through to the end of the season)
First game of the season: 31 October TBC
Junior Training Start Dates
Sprites (Year 1-4): Deferred until Government drops to Alert Level 2.
Juniors/Youth (Year 5-8) Hardball: Deferred until Government drops to Alert Level 2.
Secondary School (Year 9-12) Hardball: Deferred until Government drops to Alert Level 2.
School Holidays are coming and so are our Holiday Programs!
Online Registrations will open once the government announces a change in Alert Levels to ensure the program runs safely.
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