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Coaching with the Andrew Flintoff Cricket Academy, Ampleforth – a fabulous venue
Coaching with the Andrew Flintoff Cricket Academy, Ampleforth – a fabulous venue

Fantastic surroundings and an amazing pavilion at Ampleforth College, York for an excellent week of coaching.        

Action from one of my Summer Coaching Days at Rainton CC
Action from one of my Summer Coaching Days at Rainton CC

Practicing the pull shot – some power in this one.

Great attendance at Rainton CC for a summer coaching day
Great attendance at Rainton CC for a summer coaching day

An enjoyable day had by all with some lovely parental feedback received,

A really enjoyable season coaching the Under 9s at Ripley Cricket Club, Harrogate
A really enjoyable season coaching the Under 9s at Ripley Cricket Club, Harrogate

An excellent junior cricket section run by this club, set in the beautiful village of Ripley just off the main road between Harrogate and Ripon. Pete throughly enjoyed his first season with them and they have said they would like him to coach with the junior section again next season.

After school club at Ainderby Steeple Primary School, Northallerton – ready for some front foot drive drills
After school club at Ainderby Steeple Primary School, Northallerton – ready for some front foot drive drills

All set for some front foot drive work off tees, which were followed by some drop feeds as their skills developed.

All set up for a Fun game of 3 tees cricket at Carlton Miniott School, Thirsk
All set up for a Fun game of 3 tees cricket at Carlton Miniott School, Thirsk

All set for a game of 3 tees cricket (albeit with two batters so I guess I should call it 6 tees cricket) at Carlton Miniott Primary School, Thirsk. The children loved this game!

Just about to set up for a Half term coaching and fun day at Upperthong CC, Holmfirth
Just about to set up for a Half term coaching and fun day at Upperthong CC, Holmfirth

A lovely day for coaching at Upperthong CC where I have spent so much time. A beautiful setting high in the hills above Holmfirth in West Yorkshire.  

All set up ready for a class of 30 children to come out for a Free Taster Session at Ainderby Steeple Primary School, Northallerton
All set up ready for a class of 30 children to come out for a Free Taster Session at Ainderby Steeple Primary School, Northallerton

All set for some front foot drive work for a class of around 25 children, followed by a game which they seemed to really enjoy.