National Primary and Secondary Schools Competitions

Following the success of the inaugural National Schools Cup Competitions, Cricket Scotland will again be running National Primary and Secondary Schools Competitions in 2010. In the first year of the competitions 262 schools nationwide entered the two competitions, with over 2600 pupils competing which is a fantastic achievement in year 1.

The competitions will again follow a regional format in the early stages followed by National Finals on 16th June (Primary School) and the following day 17th June (Secondary School).

The entries and regional competitions will be co-ordinated by the regional Cricket Scotland Community Development Manager who is Iain Stewart, his contact details are 07825 172346 or

How can your club or school get involved? Read the attached document, Club Briefing 2010 Schools Comps, and help achieve a 5 round competition and add to the 15 secondary schools (8 state and 7  independent) who competed in the west region in 2009.

The closing date for entries is 26 February 2010.

Cricket Scotland see these competitions as a key part of a pathway from introducing young people to the sport, providing interschool competition and an exit into the club environment.