Category Archives: Cricket Academy

Kirsten and Cook head to India for High Performance Coaching Clinic

Gary Kirsten is set to return to India for the second time in three months for a 5-day coaching clinic in India. The well recognisable and renowned figure after winning the ICC World Cup with India in 2011 enjoys working on the sub-continent with passionate young cricketers. He will head over with Ryan Cook, Director of the High Performance […]

Hosting Julian Wood Academy

It was great to connect again with the Julian Wood academy on Friday. This is the second clinic we have done with them and the boys were put through a full day with the GKC team at Constantia. All the bases were covered during the day and every player also had an opportunity to work […]

GKCA Private Coaching: Pathway to success

Reaching ones true cricketing potential requires years of hard work, determination and bags of mental strength. While natural ability is vital in the ever changing game, preparation, mentorship and good coaching will undoubtedly serve any player hoping to rise to the top. The Gary Kirsten Cricket Academy’s high performance, private coaching programme gives young players […]

School holiday coaching clinics wrap up

Sunny skies greeted eager young cricketers at the Gary Kirsten Cricket Academy Holiday Clinics run over the past week in the Western Cape. With the school holidays in full swing, talented youngsters seized the opportunity to polish and hone their cricket skills with the help of GKCA’s sought after coaching staff. The first clinic brought […]

High Performance India

We just finished a 10 day high performance camp in Jaipur coaching the Rajasthan cricket association Ranji trophy squad which comprised of 40 players. We focused on all 3 formats of the game, test cricket, one day cricket and T20’s. We then went into building team culture and leadership withing the group of players and […]

Mauritius Cricket Development

Mauritius Cricket Development

Coach Kholi and Jarryd having a great time in Mauritius developing cricket skills and helping to ignite the love of the game! We are based at a local cricket club, Northfields, where we have two groups of kids and Per Lavel school, where we are encouraging the kids and parents to get involved in the […]

Getting ready for Sri Lanka

GKCA High performance sessions with the SA u/19 players (William Sendin, Ricardo Vasconcelis, Daniel Moriarty, Jesse Christiannsen and Vezi Mtungwa) from the Western Cape that are going to Sri Lanka in a few days. Gary and our team are working with them to prepare them properly before the tour

Our UAE launch week in Dubai a great success

We had a great time exploring Dubai and visiting various schools, putting the young aspiring cricketers through their paces! It’s amazing to see such enthusiasm and the will to want to learn. As a team we wanted to emphasise fun while creating a path for them to achieve bigger things within UAE cricket. Official launch will […]

Micheal Mol & Gary Kirsten join forces taking on the Cape Epic challenge

Micheal Mol & Gary Kirsten join forces

Gary is taking on the Cape Epic challenge, joining forces with Michael Mol, and raising funds at the same time. R90k is needed for each stage completed (8 stages) by Gary in order to install another net facility at a township school. If you wan’t to get involved please email info@garykirsten.com.