GCC Pre-Season 2013


The Snow has disappeared, the sun will shine, and the 2013 season is almost upon us – to whet your appetite, we have some important dates for your diary:

NETS – Indoor Nets will commence on Sunday 24th February at The Oratory School, Woodcote (4-5pm) for six weeks.  These sessions are open to all Seniors, whilst once again, Performance Cricket will be working with the Academy. For more information on the Academy Sessions, please contact Derek McGee.

AGM – This year’s AGM will be held on Friday 15th March at The Catherine Wheel, starting at 8pm.  We will be discussing and presenting the following:

  • Nets Regeneration Update
  • Unveiling the Clubs New Official Sponsor and Kit (See Below)
  • Receiving the Accounts for the previous year
  • Election of Officers and Committee – we are always looking for new people on the committee, either as a Club Offiicial or Committee Member.  If you are interested, please contact Toby for details
  • Appointment of Captains
  • Future Objectives of The Club
  • Any other Business – if you wish to raise anything to be addressed by the Club or Committee, this is your opportunity to have your say on how the club is administered.  If you have anything, please let Club Sec Duncan know asap.  (Notified Business Only – Chairmans Discretion)

The Catherine Wheel may be limited on space, so it would be handy to know if you are coming so we can plan accordingly   for Food!  Just click here and send – I am coming to the AGM

SUBS – Subs for 2013 are now due!  This year we have set the Subs and Match fees as follows:

  • Senior Annual Subs – £50
  • Students Annual Subs  – £25
  • Academy – Coaching Fees
  • Senior Match Fees – £10
  • Students, U18’s and Academy – £5 (Senior Games Only)

This year, on receipt of your Subs, you lucky people will also receive the brand new GCC branded 4-piece Kit:

GCC Shirty

GCC Shirt – Similar to the old but, but newer!

GCC Trousers

New Flannels – no belt required!

GCC Slipover

Slipover, or pullover, or jumper, or sweater!


The New Cap – not pink!

This Kit will be available at The AGM, and will also bear the New Sponsor’s Branding – also unveiling at the AGM!

Jonny Russell will once again be collecting the Subs this year, and you can contact him for details on how to pay your subs.

FIXTURES – The Sunday, Midweek and Tour Fixtures have all been confirmed for 2013.  We are just waiting for final League and Academy confirmation schedules, and the Full Fixture List will also be available at the AGM.  In the meantime, some pre-season dates for your diary:

  • Sunday 14th April – Sunday XI AWAY to Blewbury & Upton CC, 2.00pm Start
  • Sunday 21st April – Sunday XI AWAY to West Ilsley CC, 2.00pm Start
  • Sunday 28th April – Sunday XI HOME to Highmoor CC, 2.00pm Start
  • Wednesday 1st May – Ultras HOME to Britwell Salome, 6.00pm Start (Midweek League)
  • Saturday 4th May – 1st XI HOME to Sandhurst CC, 1.00pm Start (Subject to Confirmation)
  • Sunday 5th May – Sunday XI HOME to Hurley CC, 2.00pm Start
  • Wednesday 8th May – Ultras HOME to Ewelme CC, 6.00pm Start (Midweek League)

And finally….

TOUR – This year we are touring to…….North Devon

  • Sunday 14th July – Tour XI AWAY to Chittlehampton CC
  • Monday 15th July – Tour XI AWAY to St Giles in The Wood (Evening T20)
  • Tuesday 16th July – Tour XI AWAY to Bideford/Westward Ho CC
  • Wednesday 17th July – Tour XI AWAY to Dave Reeds XI

Will there be a Tour Shirt this year?

More details for Tour will be announced shortly.

That’s all from me folks………

Looking forward to an excellent 2103 season with GCC – see you all at the AGM!


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