Author: Nick Paul

GCC Presidents Day

Trevor Lambert hosted the annual Garboldisham Cricket Clubs Presidents Day. Trevor arranged lunch & tea on top of ale and wine for the 150 players and guests on a perfect day for cricket Garboldisham 1st team beat Trevor Lambert’s Presidents XI by 7 wickets in a highly entertaining day. The Presidents team including former England opening bowler Devon Malcolm set 263 with Wollaston CC’s Nick Shelton scoring a half century. Garboldisham in reply chased the target down with ease with 50’s for Rob Fuller & Kieran Pask but the star of the day was Matt Allin who decided to turn up with the bat for a change scoring a classy 111. Below are a few pictures from the day

Garboldisham CC End of Season Party

The beautiful Lyng Farm Barn will again be the host of the clubs annual end of season party The event will take place on Saturday 7th September starting at 7:30pm until Midnight The band that is playing this year are Shaven Horse Tickets for the event are £10 for an adult and £6 for Under 16’s Tickets include a fish and chip supper Theme for fancy dress this year is anything beginning with ‘G’ Below are a few examples of people’s efforts from previous years

GCC Summer Coaching Days

The club will holding coaching days again during the school Summer Holidays The dates for the coaching days are as follows; Monday 29th July Tuesday 6th August Monday 12th August All coaching days are 10am – 3pm There are limited spaces available so booking is essential. Please contact Lydia Raven (07796344215) for more information or to book your place. Please see link below coaching poster

Pie & Mash Night

We are holding a pie and mash night at the Cricket Club this Saturday after the 2nd & 3rd teams have finished their games, (around 7:30) The band ‘Ricochet’ will be playing in the evening to keep people entertained. If you are able to come please let Danny Cash 07857 785516 or Peter Barnes 07825 351062 asap so we can make sure there is enough food for everyone Please support the club and try to make it a successful night

GCC Family Camp Out & Junior Presentation

Garboldisham Cricket Club are holding a Family Camp Out night on Saturday 14th September. Please see below links for the information about the night and the attendance/food forms Please fill in and return to Lydia or Debbie asap Camp out attendance form campout letter We will also be holding the Junior Presentation on the same evening, so if you are able to attend please confirm with Lydia or Debbie. The below link is for food on the presentation evening Presentation Night Food Order  

GCC Super Student

Following on from previous winners of the ‘Super Student of the week’ award, the last 3 weeks has seen the following winners; Isaac, Sonny, Max & William Finley, William, Emily & Wilf Poppy & Oliver Continue to keep up the good work

GCC Super Student

Garboldisham Cricket Club has introduced a new scheme this season that recognises hard work throughout the training session and also an improvement in a particular skill or area of cricket. The Super Student of the week award will be handed out every week after Junior Training. The children who have won the Super Student of the week award so far this season are as follows; Emily, George, Sonny, Miles and Denni The awards will continue to be given throughout the rest of the season so keep up the hard work and well done to all those that have won the award so far  

GCC Fun Day

The club held a Family Fun Day on Sunday where 70 kids throughout the day enjoyed matches against parents and coaches, hook a duck, sack race, wheelbarrow racing, face painting and glitter tattoos. The ice cream van turning up at the right rime to keep every cool in the blazing heat. A massive thank you to everyone who turned up and also volunteered their help.                    

GCC 2019 Cricket World Cup Fantasy League

The club are running a Fantasy League for the upcoming Cricket World Cup. It costs £5 to enter per team There will be a cash prize for the winner and the club will also get a cut from the total pot raised. GCC 2019 world cup fantasy player list GCC 2019 world cup fantasy teamsheetGCC 2019 world cup fantasy teamsheet Please use the 2 links to view and select your team. There will also be forms around the clubhouse to view and select. Please hand your team to Rob Fuller or email them to robert.fuller@clarkesofwalsham.co.uk