A-Star Cricket Academy
A-Star Cricket’s Academy is the ultimate program for enhancing cricket performance and technique in children. We aim to develop confident, creative and well-balanced cricketers in a healthily challenging environment.
Our cricket program is accessible, fun and takes inspiration from the latest innovations in coaching within both the cricketing world and from broader global sports. The focus is on technical development so A-Star Cricket maximises coaching time, but we also place an emphasis on essential life skills such as good sportsmanship, respect and an appreciation for the benefits of a strong work ethic.
We cater to cricket-loving kids aged between 5 and 18 by adding value to the coaching they may already receive at a club or school. A-Star Cricket sees its role as facilitating the step up from intermediate to a higher level of performance.
Sessions run weekly all year, split into three distinct phases: off-season, pre-season and in-season. Sessions take place weekly and last 90 minutes each. Our cricket academy is affordable and delivered in a variety of venues.
The next step towards joining an A-Star Cricket Academy is by registering your interest. A member of the A-Star Cricket team will be in touch with you with further information.
Specialist Cricket Academy Programs
A-Star Cricket Academy runs 4 programs designed for children of different age groups, ability and technique.
Mini Stars - a weekly program aimed at children aged 5 to 7, teaching basic skills for team sport in a fun and creative environment.
Performance Academy – aimed at intermediate cricketers aged 8 to 16 with an insatiable appetite for self-improvement on the cricket field. The Performance Academy is designed to help children with their technique and improve their all round game. Our training will add value to existing coaching players receive at their club with an aim to support players in their journey to reach the next level in performance.
Hard Hitting – a cricket training program aimed at 15 to 18 year-olds consisting of 8 weekly workshops, combining strength and conditioning with technique development. The focus is on hitting more boundaries into more areas of the field.
Fast Bowling – aimed at cricketers aged 15 to 18 consisting of 8 weekly workshops. The focus of our Fast Bowling program is to develop a player strength and conditioning to aid their technique with an end goal of faster bowling and greater variation.
Performance Building Blocks
A-Star adopts a holistic coaching methodology to developing high-performance cricketers. Players can benefit from coaching based on the latest cricket and coaching technique from global sports with an objective to develop a well-round technique and transferable sports skills.
Our performance building block approach is also a means of enhancing athletic performance and life skills to create a well-rounded individual and athlete through the enjoyment of cricket.
We ensure our coaching methodology is built on a foundation of fun and creative exercises that combine drills, challenges and games for a varied approach to cricket development. Our Building Blocks are broken down by:
Learn to improve skills in all aspects of cricket to make children more rounded cricketers
Movement & Power
Using activation drills to enhance athleticism, develop player strength and maximise the impact of a solid technique
Our cricket training programs incorporate real match scenarios to prepare players for match day pressure, whilst also broadening awareness of etiquette and the ‘Spirit of Cricket’
Bat & Ball Command
Building player confidence to dominate on the cricket field, whilst having fun.
Get in touch
For more information about our A-Star Cricket’s Performance Academy and the programs we offer, please do not hesitate to get in touch.