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What is Dynamos Cricket?

It’s a brand new ECB programme which makes cricket accessible for everyone. It is the perfect place for children to begin on their cricket journey, but also as the next step for those who have finished All Stars cricket.

  • A national programme (details to follow about finding your nearest centre)
  • For anyone aged eight to eleven
  • 8x 60 – 90 minute sessions, held over eight weeks
  • Fun sessions, where skills are learned and developed
  • A game each week, where new skills can be applied
  • New format cricket
  • Easy online registration
  • Includes a personalised New Balance t-shirt
  • Safe and fully accredited- delivered by Dynamo Activators
  • Playing with wooden bats.
  • Money can’t buy experiences

 

A new format… Countdown Cricket

  • Pairs cricket
  • Teams of 6
  • 60 balls per team (20 per pair)
  • Stay in and see out 20 balls even if given out
  • Simplified rules, soft ball, guaranteed opportunity

2021 Club Registration

New and existing clubs should use the button below to register for Dynamos Cricket this summer.

 

CLUB SEMINAR…DATE FOR THE DIARY

As we are not able to run our roadshow events in person this year, on Tuesday 9th February at 6pm ECB will be running a National Programmes seminar for all relevant club representatives. During the call, we will provide information on the following:

• Key programme updates
• 2021 priorities and ambitions
• Activator recruitment and training
• National marketing plan and how Clubs will be supported
• Refund policies and COVID restriction support

Click below to confirm who will attend, and do pass on to anyone else that is relevant from your club.

What will your club will receive?

  • Dynamos Cricket equipment and resources (with no cost to the centre)
  • Access to national marketing campaigns and marketing guides to promote your centre to the local area
  • County Cricket Board staff to help implement Dynamos Cricket at your clubs/centres
  • Easy to use online system and tools
  • £100 seed-funding on crowdfunding platform Spacehive
  • New Balance t-shirts for Activators
  • 20% Discount for activators at New Balance
  • Online and face-to-face activator training for willing volunteers

 

How can it work at your club?

  • Alongside what you already offer for 8-11 year olds, run as a participation programme
  • Your club offer for 8-11 year olds
  • As a summer holiday programme
  • As a girls only programme to launching a girls only programme linked to our Dynamos Plus offer

 

Video Resources

The ECB have produced 7 videos to breakdown each section of Dynamos Cricket…

 

Parent Engagement – experience the fun and excitement of Dynamos at home

​These Dynamos Cricket activities are a great way to keep your child active around the house and in your garden. There are lots of different challenges for you and your child to take part in and all you need is a bat and a ball. Even if you don’t have that equipment don’t worry, you can always use a rolled-up pair of socks as a ball and a rolled-up magazine as a bat – be imaginative!

For even more games and challenges, download our Dynamos Cricket app, which contains 18 different skills challenge videos across bowling, batting and fielding. Complete challenges to earn virtual runs and get to the next level!

Download for free from the App Store (Apple) or Play Store (Android) now:

 
 

For any information about Dynamos Cricket in Somerset please contact matthew.counsell@somersetcricketboard.org  .