Period Supportive Sports Club

Exciting news from our friends at FabLittleBag who have announced that their Period Positive Plan is taking a positive step forward and is transitioning into their Period Supportive movemnet. By …

Congratulations Meg lay

Huge congratulations to NBCC Mentor Meg Lay (@meglaynz) on her move from Gloucestershire to Lords, the Home of Cricket! Am certainly looking forward to seeing some NBCC Shorts preparing this …

International Women’s Day

Every year on 8 March, International Women’s Day celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women around the world. The theme this year is #EmbracingEquity which is something …

Día del Galgo

Animal Welfare and Whakapapa go hand in hand, or in this case paw in paw, for us here at No Boundaries Cricket Club. Chris is a huge fan of the …

NBCC Mentor Lachlan Stephen-Smith

During the week Lachlan, an Australian who moved to the UK in his twenties, is a qualitative researcher for Cloud Chamber where he draws on his background in the higher …

NBCC Mentor Simon Ashmore

Simon (@Simonashmore5) has recently moved back to the Midlands, so is now a neighbour, and what better a ‘welcome home’ present than to join NBCC as a Bowling Mentor. A …

#periodsupportive

At the same time as launching our women and girls’ team with their kit specifically tailored to a woman’s body, their equipment designed exclusively for women and girls, and the …

NBCC Womens and Girls’ Team

Delighted to formally announce that we have set up the NBCC Women and Girls Team with the support of leading female focussed brands NEXX Cricket (@nexxcricket), Lacuna Sports (@lacunasportsuk), and …

Gloucester Cricket LGBTQ+ Nets

When I was asked to Captain the Gloucestershire LGBTQ+ T10 for the second time I asked if we could hold a net at the Bristol ground to promote the event …

WB Classic Wheelie Duffle Bag

Chris (@MarshallCAJ3107) has recently reviewed the new Williamson Boucher (@bouchercricket) cricket bag, which we felt was only right to share with you as we are big fans of, and friends …

Mixed Ability Club Net

Club Net this week, so with no specific focus on development, we will be practising the skills we have learnt so far this winter. We will start promptly at 11am …

Lacuna Woman’s Cap

We have designed a NBCC #periodsupportive cap with Lacuna Sports, but not just any old cap, quite simply the best hat for ponytails! We have teamed up with Ponyflo®, a …

Birmingham Unicorns 2024

Really looking forward to not only continuing our partnership with the Birmingham Unicorns (@bhamunicorns) in 2024, but also to expanding it as they continue to grow both on and off …

LGBTQ+ T10 Tournament 2024

Having captained the Gloucestershire Team last year in the first LGBTQ+ T10 Tournament in the UK, Chris will be captaining the team again in 2024, and you are more than …

Focus on Fielding

Fielding: we all spend more time doing it than we do batting or bowling, but it gets very little focus during nets in recreational cricket, and is often overlooked by …

Focus on Run Rate

I can hardly remember a game last season where ‘our’ innings wasn’t in effect ‘over’ within the first ten overs. Be it setting a target or chasing a target we …

Uzbekistan Cricket Federation

We recently received a communication from Khaliq Dad Noori, former Afghanistan National Team Player and currently Head Coach and Coordinator with Cricket Federation Uzbekistan were his main role is to …

Bat & Bowl In Pairs In Nets

It has never really made sense to me that whilst we bat and bowl in pairs in a game, we have a “every person for themself” approach to nets, and …

NBCC Mentor Meg Lay

Meg Lay (@meglaynz) is the Sports Turf Professional for Gloucestershire Cricket and Western Storm. One of the first female member of ground staff working at an international ground, she led …

FabLittleBag

We were recently introduced to FabLittleBag (@FatLittleBag) as part of our Women and Girls’ Cricket Team Project and in a word they are indeed fab. Two things struck us immediately: …

Rotating Strike

The net this week is for the First XI squad and those from the and is the start of the “second half” of the Indoor Nets, which will see quite …