Folkestone Cricket Club are please to announce details of our 10 week junior winter indoor training programme for the 2024 Season. The “Girls Only” session are on a Thursday evening from 6-7 pm whilst all other mixed sessions are on Monday evenings. We look forward to seeing you all again in January!! Dates, Times &
KCCT Coach Of The Year 2023 Malcolm Porter (Folkestone CC) Malcom supported the first KCCT ‘Cricket and Tea’ event that the Trust ran through his club Folkestone CC. Seeing the value in what the Trust was starting to develop in the community and the introduction of Walking Cricket, Malcom has gone on to coach most
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.
In 2023, we ran FOUR senior Saturday sides in the Kent Cricket League as well as a Saturday Development XI.
Our Sunday XI we play friendly fixtures where our team will be made up of a mixture of seniors and juniors.
Tuesday is the main session - 18:00 to 19:30
Thursdays is a little more optional as the U15s will have use of the nets and outfield space - 18:00 to 19:30
Winter Indoor training is on Friday evenings from 6-8pm.
We enter junior teams in the Saxon Shore League, the Ashford League as well as the Canterbury League.
Our juniors enjoyed a successful season in 2023 with all ages groups performing very well.
UNDER 11s: Ashford League: Runners Up
Ashford Cup: Runners Up
Canterbury League Div 1: 6th Saxon Shore League: 4th
UNDER 13s Ashford League A: Winners
Ashford League B: Runners Up
Ashford Cup: Winners
Canterbury Indoor League: Winners
Canterbury League Div 1: Runners Up
Canterbury Cup: Runners Up
Saxon Shore League: Third
NCC U14 Cup: Runners Up
UNDER 15s Ashford League: Winners
Ashford Cup: Runners Up
Saxon Shore League: Winners
Saxon Shore League Cup: Winners
NCC U14 Cup: Runners Up
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 got their first taste of competitive cricket, playing in the Kent Cricket new Forty5 Competition. We play other local sides in festivals that are held during June and July and did really well in the county finals days.
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
Girls Only indoor training is on Thursday evenings from 18:00-19:00
Summer outdoor training is on Monday (Girls, U9, U11 & U13) & Thursday (U15) 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 & Area District Squads announced for 2023
Congratulations to the 16 players who were selected for these squads - it is a fantastic achievement and a real testament to their hard work along with the amazing efforts put in by the coaching team at Folkestone Cricket Club. https://www.folkestonecc.com/kent-pathway-2023/
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:-