Category Archives: Gary Kirsten Cricket

HPA sets sights on new heights

The applications for the Gary Kirsten Cricket High Performance Academy 2019 have been completed with an exciting group of 12 international players and 4 local players to attend this elite course from January to March next year. This is the 5th year the GKC HPA will be running and year by year the course continues […]

The Coaching “How”

Gary Kirsten Cricket

GKC recently hosted another CoachEd Workshop in Cape Town in August 2018. In this productive workshop coaches got the opportunity to upskill themselves in theory and practical sessions which facilitated growth and learning for each coach. It was during a specialist session with performance psychologist Tom Dawson Squibb that coaches were exposed to the “how […]

Hidde climbing the ladder

Hidde

The mountain goat, as he was endearingly nicknamed during his time at the GKC HPA in 2017 for his prowess climbing the peaks in Cape Town is now climbing the ladder in Dutch Cricket. After attending the High Performance Academy in South Africa two seasons ago, Hidde returned to the Netherlands to fulfill an internship […]

Gary Kirsten Cricket India Update

Gary Kirsten Cricket India

With coach Ryan Van Niekerk 11 weeks ago, GKC partnered with Grassroots Sports in India as we look to expand GKC operations globally. It has been an exciting journey so far in a country with so much passion for cricket as we aim to provide a platform for all players to take their games up […]

GKC coaches making waves

Derek Kholi

Gary Kirsten Cricket coaches, Derek Mitchell and Kholekile Matikinca have been appointed by Western Province Cricket as U15A and U19A assistant coaches respectively. This marks a first inclusion into the provincial setup as coaches for both these aspiring individuals who have cultivated a special passion for the game and continue to share it with the […]

Gary Kirsten Cricket partners with Abu Dhabi Cricket

Abu Dhabi Cricket

Abu Dhabi Cricket (ADC), the organisation which promotes the game and community sports in the UAE capital, has partnered with the world-leading coaching operation run by former South African international and World Cup winning coach, Gary Kirsten. As part of the accord, a Gary Kirsten Cricket Coach has joined Abu Dhabi Cricket in a full-time […]

Gary Kirsten Cricket partners with Fairtree Capital

Fairtree Capital

Gary Kirsten Cricket is excited to announce its partnership with leading African investment manager, Fairtree Capital (www.fairtree.com) “It is a tremendous honour and a privilege to partner with Gary Kirsten Cricket. We are very proud to be associated with Gary and his team’s as their commitment to the values of integrity, excellence and growth in […]

GKC partner with Fairmont High School

Fairmont high school

Gary Kirsten Cricket launched private coaching at Fairmont High School last week during the high school’s open days. While parents and pupils had a tour of the school, Fairmont Cricket and GKC held coaching drills and stations, showcasing the quality of structures and coaching that can be expected by pupils wanting to join next year. […]

Gary Kirsten Cricket Mini League Launched

Gary Kirsten Mini League

Gary Kirsten Cricket kicked-off the New Year with the launch of a mini league played at GKC headquarters at Constantia Sports Complex last week. The Gary Kirsten Cricket Mini League is an exciting initiative that will see players slug it out in a competitive environment twice a month. Four teams of eight players each will get […]