Tag Archives: Gary Kirsten Cricket Academy

Exciting School Holiday Clinics

The GKC continued its rich tradition of hosting camps during the school holidays to aspirant cricketers in the Western Cape. “We had a great turnout during December and January especially with our Curro Hermanus clinic,” GKC Coach, Garreth von Hoesslin said. “The coaches delivered quality programs for the cricketers. The feedback from the parents, boys […]

GKC Coaching Vouchers: Give the Gift of Cricket

Coaching voucher

The festive season is well and truly upon us and Gary Kirsten Cricket is offering the aspiring cricketer a chance to take their game to the next level. Get the opportunity to work with Gary Kirsten and his experienced team by purchasing a coaching voucher from www.garykirsten.com The vouchers make for the perfect Christmas gift and […]

Constantia facility upgrade

Gary Kirsten Cricket and Claremont Cricket Club have enjoyed a good relationship for a number of years. Last week the GKC team decided to do a small facelift of the home changeroom. New doors, locks, hooks, a beautiful coat of paint as well as a carpet was installed. Since the upgrade the GKC team now uses the space as […]

SACS U12 Festival

SACS

Gary Kirsten Cricket ran another “Powerplayers” event at SACS Junior School on Saturday 26th of November as part of their 8-a-side U12 cricket festival. The cricketers were introduced to the 3 events which were Speed Bowling, Bowling Accuracy and Throwing Matrix. The teams competed within their own team and on a grander scale with the […]

Action Packed Summer Holiday Clinics

School Holiday Coaching Clinic

The summer holidays and cricket go together perfectly. The longer days and beautiful weather presents the ideal platform for youngsters to get in some solid preparation behind them before the new school year gets underway. This December, Gary Kirsten Cricket will hold 3-day-long holiday camps in Blouberg and Century City for players between the age […]

Bola Machine

BOLA machine

Gary Kirsten Cricket always endeavours to be at the forefront of technology. The Bola Machine is the latest addition to our world-class facilities. The machine has the ability to provide consistent and accurate bowling of all styles. The BOLA is used by Test and First Class cricketers as well as club and school players throughout […]

High Performance Academy

Gary Kirsten Cricket High Performance Academy is in full swing having got underway at the start of November. The four-month-long programme has attracted eight players from around the world between the ages of 18-21. These players stand on the cusp of first-class cricket and the programme which is being held at the home of GKC […]

High Performance Programme: Players interact with renowned former Springbok captain

Jean de Villiers

Players at the Gary Kirsten Cricket, High Performance Programme enjoyed the pleasure of interacting with one of world rugby’s most decorated former players, Jean de Villiers this week. The ex-Springbok captain shared some of his insights and experience through a question and answer session with Kirsten himself. The Paarl born, centre earned 109 caps for […]

Gary Kirsten Cricket High Performance Progamme with International Flavour

The Gary Kirsten Cricket (GKC) High Performance Programme got underway in earnest at the Constantia Sports Complex this week. It is the first time that GKC is running a four-month long programme with cricketers from around the world. The talented group of semi-pros come from England, Holland, Denmark and Zimbabwe and are aged between 18 and 25. Ryan Van […]

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 […]