SWD Cricket, on Saturday, presented a very successful KFC Provincial Mini Cricket festival at the Surval Olive Estate in Oudtshoorn. The seminar was attended by almost 100 delegates including the Cricket South Africa Mini Cricket Manager, Mr David Makopanele.
The national mini cricket strategy as well as the provincial mini cricket plan was presented at the seminar with the theme: “In pursuit of Excellence”. The activation program, which is the responsibility of Playmakers, was illustrated by Brian Radebe.
A very emotional motivational theme was conducted by the local kick boxing coach Ranger Grebe in conjunction with Lani Lombard.
According to Gary Moos, the SWD Mini Cricket coordinator, one-hundred-and-fifty-three schools in the province are participating the KFC Mini Cricket program with 5,574 players – of which 1,410 are girls. The majority of the coaches – 381 – are female with 124 male coaches in the program.