Tag Archives: Cape Town

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

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 […]

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 Ready for Third Wine 2 Whales

Gary Kirsten Wine 2 Whales

With just over four months to go to the 2017 Cape Epic, Gary Kirsten is eager to get in some valuable time in the saddle. Next week’s Wine 2 Whales MTB race provides the perfect platform for the 48-year-old to rekindle his love for mountain biking and the great outdoors. He is no stranger to […]

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 […]

SABC News – Gary Kirsten Investing heavily in cricket equipment

Gary Kirsten Foundation

Gary Kirsten’s passion to provide nets, equipment and coaches in Khayelitsha is gaining momentum. On Friday, 2 September, Kirsten and his Foundation handed over the fourth cricket ecosystem in the township, this time at Sivile Primary School.

Fourth Cricket Ecosystem Handover – 2 September

Amazing handover of our FOURTH CRICKET ECOSYSTEM HANDOVER EVENT – POWERED BY PENINSULA BEVERAGES in Khayelitsha on Friday thank you Gary Kirsten Cricket Academy Coca-Cola Peninsula Beverages and Adidas SA Sivile Primary School pupils from Grades R to 7 now have access to newly constructed net facilities, a full complement of cricket equipment as well as […]

Foundation Commitment Awards

Commitment Awards go to Anele Pikoko from Chris Hani High School, and Luphumlo Kwatsha from Siphamandla High School! Commitment Award – For outstanding performance in showing great enthusiasm, punctuality and team work. A highly motivated individual with an all round positive attitude, committed to improving his skills in the game of cricket.