PLAYER’S REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN (SUMMER 2018-19)

Hi Parents & Players,

 

Registration for this summer’s Cricket Season – District Competition (8 September 2018 – 9 March 2019) is now OPEN:

  • Junior Cricket Competition – 
    Ages 8 to 15 years old (DOB: 01/09/2002 & younger)
    Teams:
    Under 10 & Under 11 age groups, will play modified cricket (with 2-hour play, where all player will have a go). Cricket Australia’s new Junior Pathway!
    Under 12, 14 & 16 teams – unchanged playing formats & competition
    Under 12 to 16 pre-season program, training/grading – dates & location to be confirmed.
  • Senior Cricket Competition – 
    Ages 16 plus (DOB: 31/08/2002 & older)
    Grades/Teams: We will be proposing 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th & 10th grade teams this season. 
  • Most players from the previous season will be returning, so there are limited vacancies available for new* players to the club.
    *New players/teams only are subject to club and district grading (dates & location to be confirmed).
    IMPORTANT NOTE:  All teams registrations need to be finalised back to the District by Saturday 25 August 2018.
Click register online box below:
For registration queries please email the club at:
Refer to the club website for further information and updates:
 
 

Little Cricket for minors – Cricket Australia’s exciting new sponsor & format launch this summer:

Woolworths Cricket Blast – Junior Blasters (5-7yo) &  Master Blasters Programs (7-10yo)
We *plan to facilitate The Woolworths Cricket Blast – Junior Blasters and Master Blasters programs during the 4th or 1st school term (8 weeks program – dates to be confirmed).
Registrations are not yet opened. 
Reasons being: We are still in the process of confirming program dates, the day of the week held, and times – which is all dependant on *vacancies to fill for Woolworths Cricket Blast: Junior Blasters and Master Blasters Coordinators (2x parent volunteers), Coach (1x parent volunteer), Captains (6x parent volunteers) & Crew (as many helpers/parent volunteers) and their availability. We would welcome your interest in any parent/volunteer vacancies! A reply email would be great with your desired interest.
For more information please visit…
CLUB PROMOTIONAL OFFERS*:
  • 10% Family Discount Offer – For 2 or more player registrations with parent & children combination, you can claim 10% rebate back on your full registration fees (refer to conditions* below).
  • $10 Off –  Early Bird Special Offer (for Junior & Senior Player Only) – HURRY!! Register & pay online before 31st July 2018.
*Conditions apply on discount offer. The offer rebate can be claimed after online registration and full payment confirmation, please email: contact@thepondscricketclub.com.au with player or team, offer and bank details. The “Family Discount Offer” has been planned to promote registrations for parents and children within one immediate family. Our Family Offer example being: a Dad with 3 children: Dad playing Senior cricket, 2 of the kids playing Junior cricket and the youngest child a in2cricket participant.


Please on forward this email to your family and friends interested.

We thank you for your past support and look forward to a great warm SUMMER OF CRICKET!!!

The Ponds Cricket Club 2018 Presentation Event

You are cordially invited to The Ponds Cricket Club 2018 Presentation Event, details are:

Date: Sunday, 15th July 2018

Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm 

Venue: School Gymnasium / Hall, The Ponds High School, 180 Riverbank Drive, The Ponds

Dress code: Smart Casual

We are hosting this event with the award presentation and light refreshments.

Award nominations for 2017-18 cricket season, in each team for:

  • Best Batsman
  • Best Bowler
  • Centurion
  • 5 Wickets & Hat-Tricks
  • Juniors – Player Medallions, Most Improved and Coach’s Award
  • Junior, Senior & Club – Player of the Year!!

We look forward to seeing you all.

CLUB’S – FRIENDLY SUPER 8s SAT 30 DEC 2017

For all those not holidaying away in the BAHAMAS & available for some CALYPSO FUN CRICKET, you are invited to play in our Club’s friendly Super 8‘s Cricket Event* Saturday, 30th December 2017

 

 (at The Ponds Home ground Jonas Bradley Park, The Ponds Blvd, The Ponds).

 
Juniors start – 9:30am (be there from 9:15am for team selection).
Seniors start – 1:00pm (be there after 9:30am to cheer on, catch up with other team players and support with off-field activities) plan to lively music and commentary.
 
CAPTAINS AND TEAMS WILL BE NOMINATED ON THE DAY. MIXED UP FROM UNDER 11-16 AGE GROUPS FOR JUNIOR GAMES & UNDER 16, 2nd – 9th GRADES (+COACHES /MANAGERS) FOR SENIOR GAMES, can open the invitation to visiting families and friends as well.
 
*Attached are guidelines of our friendly event and will be subject to change to suit the event, teams/players.
 
The club will provide limited drinks, nibblies and sausage sizzle lunch (will cater for non veg with limited veg patties as well). 
Each team leads, please rsvp with numbers in your teams, to enable us to cater accordingly. 
Wishing you and yours.. A Very Blessed & Merry Christmas!!

In support for a great cause.. get behind this..

Nominate a friend or neighbor in our local community and they could win ONE of TEN $1,000 cheques this Christmas!
How to nominate?
Simply fill the form below and in 150 words or less, please elaborate on why the nominated person or family deserves to go into the draw! Examples of what may be a deserving nomination: loss of job, financial adversity, losing a loved one, critical health related issues, etc. Your nomination would go a long way to give us a chance to put a smile on their faces.

Your nominee must live in the local community! Nominees must reside in the eligible postcodes of 2768, 2769, 2155, 2762 or 2763. Only one nomination per person. Same person/family can be nominated by many. You CAN NOT nominate yourself.

Start nominating – the draw closes on the 16th December 2017. See full terms and conditions – https://rumamundi.com.au/

Milo in2CRICKET and Milo T20 Blast Information

****WE HAD AN AWESOME 2017 SEASON WITH 106 PARTICIPANTS – LOOKING FORWARD TO OUR NEXT SEASON: MID OCTOBER TO DECEMBER 2018****

 

Our Milo in2Cricket and Milo T20 Blast programs is held at Jonas Bradley Park, The Pond Blvd, The Ponds. Both program sessions will start at 6:00 pm from Thursday, 19th October 2017 for 8 weeks finishing on Thursday 7th December 2017 (all program sessions are weather permitting).

 

Your child will be provided a participant starter pack (for late registration please allow up to 7 working days for delivery). Please have your child wear comfortable sports/casual clothing and shoes. For warm/hot weather conditions please bring plenty of cool drinks and apply recommended sun protection. No playing gear/ equipment is required, both Milo programs’ gear & equipment will be supplied.

 

For more Milo in2CRICKET and Milo T20 Blast information please visit:

 

IMPORTANT NOTE TO PARENTS/GUARDIANS: While your child is having fun and participating in their Milo in2CRICKET / T20 Blast activities please do not leave The Ponds ground for the duration of each session. Parents are a vital part of every session and there are many ways you can get involved to make the sessions fun and create a family friendly atmosphere.
We look forward to the season ahead and would welcome your support with on-field assistance and participation.

 

For any queries please email the club at: contact@thepondscricketclub.com.au

 

Thanks and Regards,

 

Milo Programs Support Team
The Ponds Cricket Club Inc. – The Club That Drives.
Econtact@thepondscricketclub.com.au

The 6th Annual Upside Down Umbrella Cup

Upside Down Umbrella Shield
Kellyville Ridge CC vs The Ponds CC


Friendly T20 Cricket Matches – Seniors & Juniors
Saturday, 2nd September 2017
Jonas Bradley Park (Oval), The Ponds Blvd, The Ponds
 

10am Senior T20 Match Kick-off

1:30pm Junior U14 – T20 Match Kick-off

Open for Both Clubs’ Players, Their Families & Our Sponsors

 

Senior Cricket – 2017/2018

This season Senior Cricket Competition with Blacktown City & District Cricket Association, will commence from Saturday, 9 September 2017

Senior games are on Saturdays from 1:20pm to 6:00pm. During daylight saving One Day games finish at 7pm

Season draw and playing schedule will be issued by the district the week before the season starts and will be updated on MyCricket website. Please note grounds can vary from week to week, please check the schedule on MyCricket under fixtures. 

Team captains will be in contact with players in their teams. 

All you need is your own cricket gear, box/guard, sport white pants and mostly white sport shoes. The club will provide a cricket jersey and cap.

Senior grading and trials for new players only will be Sundays 20 & 27 August 2017.  

Location and timing is: Glenwood High School – Cricket Nets, Foreman Avenue, Glenwood.

  • New Senior registered players only, for grading and trials into teams vacancies 2:15pm – 3:30pm

If you have not already registered, please select and follow the register section on our club website. This will enable us to start setting teams together before 27 August deadline.

Junior Cricket – Under 10 to Under 16

This season Junior Cricket Competition with Blacktown City & District Cricket Association, will commence from Saturday, 9 September 2017

Junior games are on Saturdays from 8:30am to 12:00pm. Except for Under 10 teams, will play modified cricket for 2 hours – timings are to be confirmed by our district. 

Season draw and playing schedule will be issued by the district the week before the season starts and will be updated on MyCricket website. Please note grounds can vary from week to week, please check the schedule on MyCricket under fixtures. 

Junior team coaches and/ or team manager (who is a designated parent volunteer/s) will be in contact with parents in their team to advise a training day & time at their convenience and availability.

All you need is your own cricket gear – if available, box/guard, sport white pants and mostly white sport shoes. The club will provide a cricket jersey and cap. For Junior Teams Only – a team kit is available, kids may borrow club cricket equipment (bat, pads, gloves, helmet etc.) on game days only.

For more information on Club Cricket – Junior Competition, please follow the web link below:
 

Junior pre-season training for Under 11 to Under 16 age groups only, has been planned for Sundays 20 & 27 August 2017

Location and timings are: Glenwood High School – Cricket Nets, Foreman Avenue, Glenwood.

  • Under 11 & 12 Teams Junior age groups: 9:30am – 11:30am
  • Under 14 to 16 Teams Junior age groups: 12:00pm – 2:00pm
For Under 10 teams:  Players and parents – Your designated team coach/ team manager (parent volunteers) will be in contact with you to organise a meet & greet – before start of season.
 
If you have not already registered, please select and follow the register section on our club website. This will enable us to start setting teams together before 27 August deadline. 

Registrations for this summer’s Cricket Season

Registrations for this summer’s Cricket Season – District Competition (9 September 2017 – 10 March 2018) is now OPEN:

  • Junior Cricket Competition – 
    Ages 9 to 15 years old (DOB: 01/09/2001 & younger)
    Teams:
    Under 10 modified games (with 2 hour play – all player have a go).
    Other age groups unchanged playing formats – Under 11, 12, 14 & 16 teams.
    Under 11 to U16 pre-season program, training/grading – dates & location to be confirmed.
  • Senior Cricket Competition – 
    Ages 16 plus (DOB: 31/08/2001 & older)
    Grades/Teams: We will be proposing 2nd, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th & 10th grade teams this season.
    New players/teams only are subject to club and district grading (dates & location to be confirmed).
    IMPORTANT NOTE:  All teams registrations need to be finalised back to the District by Saturday 26 August 2017.
 
Little Cricket for minors: Milo in2CRICKET & T20 Blast – from ages 5 to 10 years old (introduction level with activities)
Milo in2CRICKET and T20 Blast is an 8 weeks program in the 4th school term. Activities to start from 6pm on Thursday 19 October 2017 and ends Thursday 7 December 2017.
 
For more in2CRICKET and T20 Blast information please visit:
Vacancies to fill for in2Cricket and T20 Blast Coordinators & volunteers. Please reply email your interest.
 
CLUB PROMOTIONAL OFFERS*:
  • 10% Family Discount Offer – For 2 or more player registrations with parent & children combination, you can claim 10% rebate back on your full registration fees (refer to conditions* below).
  • $10 Off –  Early Bird Special Offer (for Junior & Senior Player Only) – HURRY!! Register & pay online before 31st July 2017.
*Conditions apply on discount offer. The offer rebate can be claimed after online registration and full payment confirmation, please email: contact@thepondscricketclub.com.au with player or team, offer and bank details. The “Family Discount Offer” has been planned to promote registrations for parents and children within one immediate family. Our Family Offer example being: a Dad with 3 children: Dad playing Senior cricket, 2 of the kids playing Junior cricket and the youngest child a in2cricket participant.