The following is an important message from the VBCA. Current players are expected to read the message and complete the short form below, by no later than the 12th of November. Any non-players who wish to participate, feel free to also complete the form at any time or contact us directly.
Further to our previous communication requesting nominations for the Victoria V’s NSW series & expressions of interest to participate in the upcoming domestic competition with the international ball. The VBCA board is also seeking expressions of interest from members to participate in a domestic competition to be played with the Australian ball at Kooyong.
The Australian ball competition is expected to be conducted after Christmas (Jan through to March) & will be structured to be as inclusive as possible.
In summary, the VBCA board is offering the following during 2021/22:
- High performance cricket via the NSW vs Vic Series, plus games against sighted teams throughout the season
- Domestic international ball series to be played at Righetti oval (near Kooyong), this is open to all members both past & current to enjoy.
- Domestic Australian ball series to be played at Kooyong after Christmas, this is open to all members both past & current to enjoy.
Daniel Pritchard will also conduct a Junior Blasters program for younger cricketers (both new to the game & existing) over a 6-week period from early Jan 2022. If you are aware of any school-aged Blind or VI kids that may want to get involved in this – please pass this note to them & ask them to make contact with Jodi (email@example.com) via email.
It is the VBCA Board’s strong desire to provide opportunities for people to participate in the sport (at various levels at least every second week.
Please express your interest with regard to these initiatives so we can adequately plan fixturing.
*Please note, you can register straight away by clicking the following link to MyCricket registration instead. If you intend to play, you will be required to fill out this registration prior to playing: https://bit.ly/3CJEoPz