Indoor LeaguesCreating opportunities for all to continue playing throughout the winter months.
Indoor Cricket in Gloucestershire continues to grow from strength to strength with three major leagues.
With coverage across the county there are now opportunities for all to continue their cricketing participation throughout the winter months. The following links give more information about each of the leagues including venue details, fixtures for the season and updated league tables.
Winners from each of these leagues will also compete against each other to become the Gloucestershire representative at the regional and potentially national finals.
Bristol Indoor League
For more information, please contact George Ford Bristol Indoor Organiser.
Cheltenham Indoor 6s League
The competition is organised by Jim Hyland on behalf of the Gloucestershire Cricket Board and in partnership with the Gloucestershire Association of Cricket Umpires and Scorers (GACUS).
The league is sponsored by Display Refrigeration which is based in Quedgeley. Display Refrigeration Hire Ltd provides an extensive range of refrigerated equipment throughout the UK including hiring for refurbishments, exhibitions, hospitality, county shows and special events.
Manging director Mark Febry said: “We are very pleased to be able to sponsor The Cheltenham Indoor Cricket League especially as I have played indoor cricket since it started in Gloucestershire in the 1980s.”
Fixtures, results and tables can be found via the GCB Competitions Play-Cricket Site.
The winners of Division One and the Knockout Cup Competition compete in against each other in a one off fixture to decide the overall Cheltenham Indoor Champions.
From here, the Cheltenham, Gloucester and Bristol league winner`s play-off to become Gloucestershire Champions and represent the County at the National 6`s Championship, a Knockout Competition which culminates in a Finals Day at the Indoor Cricket Centre at Lord`s.
End of Season Awards
Held annually in March at Cheltenham Cricket Club. Awards presented by representatives of Gloucestershire Cricket Board and Gloucestershire County Cricket Club.
For more information, please contact Jim Hyland Cheltenham Indoor Organiser.
Gloucester Indoor League
The top two teams from each group will progress to Semi-Finals, before the winners face off to be crowned Martin Berrill Sports Gloucester Indoor League Champions.
For more information, please contact Gareth Dawson Community Coach.
Fixtures, results and tables for the Cheltenham and Gloucester
Gareth Dawson / Workforce Development Officer
Additionally, he will support the Gloucestershire Association of Cricket Officials (GACO) in developing an Officials Strategy that aims to grow the number of officials across the game. Increase the number of courses that are available to potential officials and work with GACO to transition volunteers from ‘course takers’ to ‘standing officials’.
Support the Gloucestershire Grounds Association in developing a programme of activity that supports ground staff across each year. Coordinate and manage both national and local Reward and Recognition events for all groups of volunteers. On top of practical delivery in schools, he will work with teachers to enhance their cricket delivery and work with universities/colleges to provide opportunities for students to gain qualifications and coaching experience.
Gareth is a Liverpool FC fan, a big follower of cricket around the world and plays his cricket at Hatherley & Reddings.