Interesting conversation with a parent after one of my sessions last week. We had been working on hitting front foot drives, and had finished with a game, with bobble feeds from the coach – making it “too easy” for the players to hit the ball. As I explained to the parent, just about the only […]
Should we seek, or create, cricketers who are “coachable”? Can we even agree what we mean by “coachable”? I came across a fascinating article quoting Brittney Reese, multiple World and Olympic Champion in the long jump, on the process of becoming a champion. A story from the 2013 World Championships was especially interesting. Reese, at […]
The results are in from Australia – shorter pitches will be introduced for U11s & U13s, nationwide, starting from next season. pic.twitter.com/TxxQQiBAqS — CricketAusCoaching (@cricketaus_cca) April 4, 2017 Good to see this is going ahead – time for the ECB to pick up another CA initiative?