Mangalore, September 8: Cricket coaching camps will begin on September 16 at St Aloysius Centenary Grounds, Mangalore, under the joint auspices of Cricket India Academy and Cricket Australia.
Coaching will be given in three categories i.e. ‘Cricket Kids’ (for children between 5-8 years of age), ‘Cricket Education Programme’ (CEP for children between 9-14 years of age), and ‘Emerging Players’ (15 plus). Besides, an ‘Elite Camp’ will be held exclusively for Cricket Education Programme and Cricket India Acdemy participants providing specialist coaches and high performance skill development techniques. ‘Summer camps’ would also be held for children during their vacations.
Cricket Education Programme has been developed exclusively by Cricket Australia. A Diploma of Cricket certificate is also awarded by Cricket Australia for participants satisfying the requirements of the final level of the programme. Popular Aussie pacer Brett Lee is the Programme’s Brand Ambassador along. Mike Hussey and Ellyse Perry are ‘Role Models’ of the programme. Pravin Amre, renowned Indian cricketer, is the Coach Director. Local coaches are trained by Cricket Australia Coach Educators and the monitoring of coach performance is done by Cricket Australia accredited Coach Assessors.
Mangala Sports Pvt Ltd is accepting registration applications for the coaching camps (9343564936/ 9448300304/ 8762114660).