Rotorua Cricket Association
Loving our cricket and our strong clubs with their vibrant pathways for junior cricketers
The RCA will be running a holiday program this coming school holidays. For all information please click on the pdf link below.Posted: Wednesday 19 September 2018
The Rotorua Cricket Association will be holding its Annual General Meeting on the 26th September 2018, 7pm at the Cricket Pavilion, Smallbone Park, Devon Street, Rotorua. All are welcome to attend.
Please see the attached Agenda for the AGMPosted: Wednesday 12 September 2018
The ND High Performance Coaching staff are visiting Tauranga next Thursday 6th September, 6.30 8.30pm to run a workshop with local coaches. The theme will be Batting Innovation & Pace Bowling.
Graeme Aldridge will be leading the pace bowling component with the batting coach to be announced.
When: September 6th, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Where: Bay Indoor Centre, 14 Newton Street, Mount Maunganui
Notes: The Northern Districts High Performance Coaching staff are running a coach development evening for local coaches. This workshops theme is 'Batting Innovation & Pace Bowling'. Graeme Aldridge will be taking the pace bowling component with the batting coach to be announced.Posted: Wednesday 29 August 2018
One of our cricket brothers is unwell. Mat Martin was a talented middle order batsman and pace bowler who represented Northern Districts and Bay of Plenty at age group level in the mid-1990s while he was a student at Rotorua BHS. Mat played his club cricket for Rotorua BHS and Arawa CC before heading off to university to train as a teacher. On his return to Rotorua Mat played club cricket for Central CC before heading overseas, as so many cricketers do, to play and work in the UK. On his return to Rotorua Mat taught at Rotorua BHS and turned out for the school in the Baywide Premier competition. Mat is now living in the Eastern Bay of Plenty with his wife Tessa and their children and works as a teacher at Whakatane HS. Mat became unwell with the flu and is currently in Auckland City hospital in the Cardiovascular ICU. Those that have played with and against Mat will know what a competitor and fighter he is. Mat is in one hell of a fight right now and there is a Facebook page mat updates where you can leave messages of support for Mat and his family and share stories.Posted: Wednesday 22 August 2018
The Rotorua Cricket Association's Annual General Meeting for 2018 will take place on Wednesday 26th September, 7pm and will be held at the Cricket Pavilion, Smallbone Park, RotoruaPosted: Tuesday 14 August 2018
Senior Representative Selector
Bay of Plenty Cricket are seeking expressions of interesting for the following role:
Bay of Plenty Mens and Development Mens Selectors
POSITION Senior Representative Selector (Men & Development Mens teams)
REPORTS TO BOPCA Cricket Manager
KEY TASK The main role is to select the BOP Men and Development Mens teams
Take an active interest in local cricket across the region to identify potential players for senior rep teams.
Be available to discuss with players their performances and team selection or non-selection.
Be proactive and engaged in selection discussions (and willing to voice views)
A combination of the following should give the selectors an in-depth knowledge of the players in contention for selection:
Liaising with key, trusted people in clubs (i.e. feedback on other teams players).
Attending key matches to observe specific players.
Observation of players skills and attitudes throughout winter training, trials and premier games.
Communicating closely with Mens and Development Team coach
For more information or to express an interest, contact Tai Bridgman-Raison email@example.com
This is an unpaid position.
Closing Date: 13th August, 2018Posted: Monday 30 July 2018
The Northern Districts High Performance staff are visiting the Tauranga area during August & September to help upskill coaches and umpires in the area.
As part of their Cricket Roadshow Programme local coaches will have the opportunity to take part in the Coach Education sessions lead by the ND High Performance Staff.
The first visit on August 9th will be a Parent & Child session, where parent coaches are invited to bring their keen young cricketer/s to take part in an interactive, practical Coach Education session.
Coaches of all ages and abilities are welcome, we just ask that any children attending are between 8 15yrs old.
ND Cricket Roadshow
Parent & Child Coaching Session
Thursday, August 9th
Bay Indoor Centre, 14 Newton Street, Mount
Free to attend
All equipment provided
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than August 7th if you wish to attend. Places are limited.Posted: Tuesday 24 July 2018
Over the next 1 - 2 months there will be some much needed repairs taking place at the Cricket Nets located at Ray Boord Park. Due to health and safety issues 2 of the 4 nets have been locked so they cannot be used until the repairs are done. All updates regarding the repairs will be posted either on the RCA's website or Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Rotoruacricketassn/. We thank you for your understanding and patience on this matter.Posted: Sunday 17 June 2018
The Rotorua Cricket Association is looking to host a Senior T10 competition over Labour Weekend 2018, please see below flyer for all the relevant information. If you have any queries or would like to enter a team then please contact Karen Kyle at email@example.comPosted: Sunday 10 June 2018
The Rotorua Cricket Association will be holding a charity auction at their upcoming Centenary Dinner and would very much like to acknowledge and thank the following businesses for donating items to be auctioned off.
The Tool Shed Rotorua
Be Rude Not To Cafe
Rotorua Duck Tours
Rotorua Canopy Tours
New Zealand Cricket
Redwoods Treewalk Rotorua
3D Trick Art Gallery
The Farm Tour
Western Heights Pharmacy
Bootiful Fitness NZ
It is a very humble feeling to know that Rotorua has so many businesses who are willing to help out and give back to the community and for that we appreciate it and thank them.😊Posted: Thursday 10 May 2018
The Rotorua Cricket Association would like to take this time to acknowledge and thank Duncan Wills Builders and the Lewis Plumbing Company for their continued support and sponsorship of the RCA.Posted: Thursday 10 May 2018
The Rotorua Cricket Association is officially Celebrating it's 100th birthday this year and will have many events and celebrations throughout 2018. The RCA are also happy to announce that as part of these celebrations they will be supporting the New Zealand Blind Cricket Association INC. and proceeds from certain events will be donated to the NZBCA to help their continued development of Blind Cricket in NZ.
Details of upcoming events will be posted on the RCA's Facebook page and website soon.Posted: Monday 8 January 2018