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Welcome to the New Zealand Cricket Coaches Zone, a great new way to stay up to date with the latest coaching information.
We've got a heap of really exciting new content, prizes and much more to be rolled out during the year.
Click on the links below for the latest New Zealand Cricket coaching news.
FEATURE: Island life for cricket coach (19 July 2010) Just imagine making a career out of cricket coaching on a beautiful Pacific Island. Well Mark Coles, a former Wellington based coach is doing just that.Read more »
BLOG: Stephen Cunis: On the road with the White Ferns (July 2010) Canterbury Magicians’ coach Stephen Cunis is on tour with the White Ferns in the UK and www.blackcaps.co.nz will have exclusive discussions with Cunis about the trials and tribulations the White Ferns and their support staff goes through during the next month on the road.Read more (entry 1) »Read more (entry 2) »Read more (entry 3) »
ARTICLE: Thank your cricket and win them prizes! (28 June 2010) Recognise a great cricket coach with a nomination in the SPARC Volunteer Coach Awards 2010 and win them great prizes.Read more »
FEATURE: Fitness in the colder months - Bryan Stronach (2 June 2010) Bryan Stronach, strength and conditioning coach for the BLACKCAPS, said if you want to be the best cricketer possible fitness is of the utmost importance. “If you want to be a top cricketer you should be steadily increasing your fitness throughout the off season,” he said. .Read more »
INTERVIEW: Former Canterbury Coach - Garry MacDonald (5 March 2010) Former Canterbury coach Garry MacDonald has just arrived back from a successful season coaching in Holland; I caught up with Garry and had a chat to him about coaching in Holland and coaching in general.Read more »
DIARY: New Zealand Cricket assists USA Preparations (16 February 2010) On December 19 Dipak Patel and I left Auckland bound for Miami, Florida to spend 4 days working with the USA National team and the USA U19 team. Both squads were preparing for their respective tournaments; the National team has the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier in UAE and Pepsi ICC World Cricket League Division 5 in Nepal in February and the U19’s are preparing for the U19 World Cup which is being held in New Zealand.Read more »
FEATURE: Auckland Cricket’s Student Coach Development Programme (16 February 2010) Auckland Cricket with support from the Greater Auckland Coaching Unit (GACU) has implemented a coaching initiative targeted at secondary school students.Read more »
INTERVIEW: Andy Bichel (28 January 2010) Former Australian cricketer Andy Bichel has made a successful transition from playing to coaching after retiring from first class cricket last year. Bichel has been working with the Kolkata Knight Riders' as their bowling coach and recently took up a coaching role with Papua New Guinea.Read more »
INTERVIEW: Katrina Keenan (14 January 2010) Cricket coach Katrina Keenan gives us an insight into coaching in Japan.Read more »
ICC EAP Advanced Coaching & Development Seminar 2009 (13 January 2010) New Zealand Cricket High Performance Centre was host to some of the brightest up and coming coaches from the Developing Cricket world from the International Cricket Council East Asia – Pacific Region.Read more »