2018 Kit Roadshow

KCD Kit roadshow 2018

On the 5th January, players from local cricket clubs came to our Kit Roadshow at Tonbridge School Sports Centre to check out the new season bats from GM, Gray Nicolls, Kookaburra and Salix. We had a selection of new season bats for players to try- we asked them to mark the bats out of 5 […]

Starting Hardball Cricket

Hard Ball Cricket

Your cricket mad youngster is keen to start playing hardball, what equipment do they need? Here are some suggestions to make life easier… Cricket Bat You will need to ensure that the bat you choose is ‘right for them’. It’s important to choose a bat which is appropriate for the level of cricket your children […]

Preparing your new cricket bat!

KNOCKING IN AND MAINTENANCE To gain the most from your new cricket bat it is essential that it is prepared (knocked in) and maintained in the correct manner. Following these procedures will significantly reduce the possibility of damage occurring. Knocking In Even if you have purchased a “pre-knocked-in” bat, further knocking in is always required. […]