The ECB are delighted to write and confirm that following a review of our ECB Clubmark online file, our accreditation has been confirmed for the 2022 season. Congratulations to all those involved at our club for this achievement and for all that they do to promote cricket locally. Having a network of safe, family friendly
This summer we are running two coaching camps, each running for three days. All sessions are run by James Tredwell with assistance from other coaches. It’s an opportunity to develop your game with someone who, like you, played his junior cricket at Folkestone before going on to perform at the very highest level. These session
Folkestone Cricket Club run teams every week for players of all ages and abilities.
In 2013 the club moved to its stunning new Clubhouse and Sports Hall, an extensive redevelopment of the County Ground at Cheriton Road funded by a donation from the Roger De Haan Charitable Foundation.
Known as Three Hills Sports Park, the new facility provides a Centre of Excellence for Cricket, Hockey and Netball - creating one of the finest Sports Venues in the South East of England.
The history of FCC shows that the club has provided talented players for 155 years. In the long line of players that have played for Kent in recent years Robbie Joseph, Geraint Jones & James Tredwell have carried the club colours forward with pride and have played a part in coaching here.
We currently run THREE senior Saturday league sides. Our 1st and 2nd XI play in the Kent Cricket League whilst our 3rd XI team play in the Kent Regional Cricket League.
We also run a 4th XI development team that play friendlies.
Our Sunday XI play in the Lords East Kent League where our team is made up of a mixture of seniors and juniors.
Outdoor training is on Tuesday & Thursday evenings from 6-8pm.
Indoor training is on Friday evenings from 6-8pm.
Our juniors enjoyed a successful season in 2021 with all ages groups performing very well.
U11s: SSL League runners-up, SSL Cup winers and Ashford League winners
U13s: SSL League & Cup winners and Ashford League winners
U15s: SSL Cup winners & League runners-up
U18s: SSL Cup runners-up and League winners
We offer structured junior training sessions for children of all abilities from ages 6 upwards.
Under 9s Softball Cricket
We have a thriving U9 section at the club. A lot of the group have come through our All-Stars programmes whilst others are new to the game and have simply joined to "give it a go".
All our sessions are focused around fun whilst developing both fundamental and cricket specific skills.
The U9’s also get their first taste of competitive cricket, competing in the Kent Cricket new Forty5 Competition. We play other local sides in festivals that are held during June and July with the hope of qualifying for the county finals.
Winter Indoor training takes place on Monday evenings from 6 to 9pm.
18:00 – 18:45 – Under 9s – Years 1 & 2
18:45 – 19:30 – Under 9s – Years 3 & 4
18:00 – 19:30 – Under 11s – Years 5 & 6
19:30 – 21:00 – Under 13s – Years 7 & 8
19:30 – 21:00 – Under 15s – Years 9 & 10
Summer outdoor training is also on Monday (Girls, U9, U11 & U13) & Thursday (U15 & U18) evenings from 6 to 7:30pm
Our juniors play a prominent role in the club and many of them have progressed to play for our senior teams.
We are ECB Clubmark accreditated and all our sessions are led by qualified coaches.
"Girls Only" Cricket
We are very excited to start up a new "Girls Only" section at the club for girls aged 8-11.
Our coaches have been into local primary schools to deliver taster session and we are pleased that lots for girls have joined our club.
Kent Spitfires Guard Of Honour 2022
Folkestone CC Juniors were honoured to be chosen to form the Guard Of Honour for the Kent Spitfires vs Glamorgan T20 Blast game on Sunday 3rd July 2022 at the Spitfire Ground.
They had a wonderful time and enjoyed the opportunity to see and meet some of their sporting heroes.
Come and join us!
New players young and old are welcome and all our coaches are ECB qualified.
If you would like further information please contact a club representative below:-