“We aim to promote the game of cricket in our community and do all we can to encourage people of all ages to participate in the wonderful game of cricket.”
Galloway Cricket club is based in Gatehouse of Fleet, a beautiful part of the world in South West Scotland.
The club prides itself on being an exceptionally friendly and welcoming community and has members ranging from pre-school to 70+, all with various different cricketing backgrounds and a range of abilities. Complete beginners are especially encouraged to join this thriving club as one of our main aims is to promote the many benefits that cricket has to offer.
NOW RECRUITING NEW MEMBERS
Galloway Cricket Club are looking to recruit new members for the coming season. Any men, women or juniors interested in joining should contact the club for further information.
The club welcomes players of all abilities - from complete beginners to experienced league players.
Galloway Cricket Club are grateful to this season's club sponsor, GG's Yard!
A stunning Galloway events and wedding venue.
Merrick Challenge 2019
Following on from the success of the Sandgreen fundraiser, this year's challenge involves us climbing the Merrick and playing cricket at the summit. Join us - Saturday 21st September. Contact us for more information.
WE ARE RECRUITING!
An exciting opportunity has arisen to support the development of cricket at our club.
Community Cricket Development Officer
Closing date 31st August 2019
Information about the post and how to apply can be find via the link below:
CRICKET WEEK 2019
Cricket Week Monday 12th August - Sunday 18th August
Features kids camps (Tuesday and Thursday) and a variety of matches.
See Facebook page or email us for details.
Season Awards Night and Ceilidh 2019
Join us to celebrate the 2019 season with our awards ceremony, dancing, great food and live music from Whigmaleerie.
Cocoa Bean Company, Twynholm - 6.30 for 7pm
Tickets £16 adult £12 child (get in touch for tickets and information)
Women's training every Wednesday evening (6-8pm).
Men's training every Friday evening (6-8pm)
Outdoor training continues until the end of September - winter training information to follow. Ladies train throughout the winter and compete in the Cricket Scotland Wee Bash - 2019/20 sponsor King St Dentist, Castle Douglas.
Well done to our Junior Player of the Year, Jessica McCulloch, on her first cap for Scotland U17s. Pictured above with Dumfries team mates Orla Montgomery and Katy Anderson.
2019 Award Winners
First XI player of the year: Andy Naylor
Second XI player of the year: Paul Swift
Women's player of the year: Nicola Brown
Junior male player of the year: Alex McMenemy
Junior female player of the year: Jasmine McCulloch
George Creyke Memorial Trophy: Howie Bradley
Gallery at Laurieston Cup: Allan 'Sparky' Clark