Junior Catching and Throwing Session - Core Skills

This Sportplan session has been designed to introduce controlled throwing and catching to your younger players who are still learning and developing their core cricketing skills.

One of the major challenges facing youth coaches is keeping your youngsters engaged throughout a session - you might have lots of knowledge to impart but if your players are not paying attention it's going to fall on deaf ears!

To ensure your youngsters stay switched on throughout this core skills session we open with a fast, skills development warm up. Once your players have been initiated into the session we then move onto a series of games which will challenge your players' competitive side whilst also working on their catching and throwing consistency.

As a final treat (as long as everyone's worked hard) we finish with a fun final game of Kwik Cricket (also known as Kanga cricket in Australia). So jump to it and work on your players' core skills today!

This session is available as part of an Interactive Coaching Pack, scroll down to learn more

Junior Coaching Sessions

Knowing where to start with a group of cricketing beginners is no easy task! You need to try and strike a balance between teaching your players the skills they'll need to develop their game whilst at the same time keeping them entertained and engaged!

That's where this pack of Six of the Best comes in - with sessions specifically designed to teach young players who are still learning and developing their core cricketing skills, between the age of 7-10 years old, the basics of the game!

Topics include: Catching and Throwing, Basic Ground Fielding Principles, The Beginnings of Batting and The Long Barrier

Click here to get instant access to this pack for the introductory price of £7.50.

Junior Coaching Sessions - in this pack:


All Rounder - Mixed Skills Session

Bat and Bowl like Beefy Botham - Cover Batting, Bowling and Fielding skills in this All-Round skills Session!


Junior Fielding - Ground Fielding and the Long Barrier

Break the ice and get all your players involved - Refresh their ground fielding skills and recap the long barrier!


Junior Catching and Throwing Session - Core Skills

Fun skills development session - working on improving your youngsters catching and throwing consistency!


Junior Fielding - Accuracy and Energy Session

Calling all youth coaches! Improve your young players' speed and skills in this energetic fielding session!


Junior Fielding - Moving to meet the ball!

Time is valuable when fielding! Don't wait for the ball to come to you - attack the ball to be more assertive in the field!


Multi-Skills Games Session

Try this session if you're looking to bring some fun to your trainings. A games based session that works on catching concentrating and batting and throwing accuracy!

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learn more about how interactive coaching packs work

Interactive Sessions - Easy to understand and Coach
Once purchased - the folder pack instantly appears in your online account and is ready to use:
Each Session comes with its own aims, clear coaching points and accompanying animations and illustrations to give you all you need to take sessions with your team.
 
Read & Watch
Read the session on screen and watch the animated drills and video techniques.
Present & Teach
Use the slideshow feature to present the drills full screen or on an interactive whiteboard.
  
Download & Print
Download and print pdf version of each session to read and use offline.
Quick & Convenient
Download and print summary sheets, a great quick reminder when your out on the field.

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