MILO T20 Blast is a super fun, social, safe, cricket program for boys and girls. The program is much shorter than traditional cricket, with a maximum of 90 minutes playing time. All the equipment is supplied and the games take place at the same venue each week, at a local cricket club or community centre.
The Swan Hill District T20 Blast program starts on Wednesday 18th November at 5:30pm at the Showgrounds in Swan Hill. Clubs need to make sure they have ticked the T20 box in their MyCricket settings so that they show up when kids are registering.
- Kids aged from 7-10 play modified games once a week for eight weeks for their club
- All kids get equal participation as pairs bat for 4 overs and bowl for 2
- The games cater to both beginner and more advanced skill levels so is more enjoyable for more kids
- Cricket Victoria pays for 2 deliverers to set up and run the program
- Registrations are $99 – there are no more additional costs like gear so is more accessible to more kids
- Each team needs a manager to organise the teams on the day and umpire/score the games
- The games enforce real cricket skills and they learn game sense
- It has proven to increase numbers of kids involvement in cricket through centres across Victoria and Australia, therefore bringing more kids into your club and setting your club up long term to be more sustainable
- Girls enjoy it just as much as the boys
- Most importantly, the kids really love it
To find out more and to register kids for T20, visit this link.