Cricket in schools
We are very proud of the work our coaches across the county delivery across both Primary, Secondary and Special Schools
Reaching children young has always been a priority for us in Gloucestershire as we truly believe that if young people have a positive experience of cricket, there is a much greater chance they will play the game as they grow up.
We also heavily promote values such as:
We are incredibly proud to work with a number of partners on a variety of schools programmes:
Chris Munden / Cricket Operations Manager
Chris is the longest standing member of the team, having joined the GCB in 2008 as a Community Coach. Since then, Chris has developed greatly moving on to become a Development Officer, a National Programmes and Project lead and now the manager of the entire delivery team across educational and national programmes.
His role covers a wide range of areas including overseeing all schools cricket, the incredible National Programmes of All Stars and Dynamos, Chance To Shine Schools and Street programmes along with being the key lead for Adult league Cricket. Chris also manages the Workforce Development Officer, as a highly competent coaching workforce is so integral to the work areas that he leads on. In his time the GCB have won awards that he had led on, including Chance to Shine County of the Year and Street Chance Project of the Year.
As a local Bristolian, Chris is a Bristol City fan, who enjoys all sports. Chris is married, has two beautiful daughters, plays local cricket and enjoys a good hack at golf.