Schools & Cricket Clubs

DFCA offers cricket coaching to schools and cricket clubs, delivering top class coaching throughout the year for Boys, Girls, Men and Women.

Partners & Leagues

DFCA is proud to be in partnership with Gloucestershire County Cricket Club and the Bristol Youth Cricket League (BYCL), one of the biggest youth leagues in the country.

Schools Coaching

DFCA provides cricket coaching in the following areas for schools:

  • Curriculum Cricket Coaching: Delivery and support for teachers half and full days visits available
  • Extra Curricular Cricket Coaching : Lunch time or after school cricket clubs
  • Gifted and Talented Cricket Coaching: Gifted and talented specialist sessions suitable for all key stages both primary and secondary

DFCA currently works with the following schools & teams:

  • QEH Juniors and Seniors Bristol  - Years 3 - 13
  • The Downs School North Somerset - Years  3 - 8 Boys and Girls
  • Wycliffe School  Stroud - Years 3 - 8 Boys and Girls

We Also offer Rugby & Football assistants during the winter period too!

If you would like a quote for your school please do not hesitate to contact us.

Club Cricket Coaching

If your club is part of the BYCL or in the Bristol & District cricket leagues, Get in touch for your quote on coaching either Junior or Senior teams. Whether this be a one off session, pre-season or throughout the year we will help drive your club forward with structured sessions and to help your club reach its true potential.

DFCA also can aid touring sides from across England and overseas, having previous experience of dealing with an Australian touring side and a side from Wales. I.e Coaching Sessions at the Brightside County Ground or a local cricket club, followed by Arranging a cricket fixture with either a local club or school.

Prices for Cricket Coaching @ Cricket Centre County Ground Bristol

No Coach

  • Pro Machine plus Automatic Feeder £25 per 55 mins including net & maxmium of 4 adults
  • Pro Bowling machine hire is £22.50 per 55 mins including a net maximum of 4 adults 
  • Junior Machine hire is £17.50 per 55 mins including a net Max 4 Children accompanied by an adult or max 4 Adults 


Coaching subject to coach and net availability 

  • 1 coach 1 hour 1 net = £58 per hour max 7 players
  • 1 Coach 1 hour 2 nets = £75 per hour max 7 players1
  • 1 Coach 1 hour 4 nets = £100 per hour max 24 players
  • 2 coaches 2 nets 1 hour = £100 max 14 players 
  • 2 coaches 4 nets 1 hour = £130 max 24 players

Bowling Machines can be added at an extra £10 per hour per machine depending on numbers attending and safety 
Which will discussed prior to the sessions taking place with DFCA.

Please note the children must be in the following age groups per net to reduce the risk of injury to players 

  • 6 - 8 year olds soft ball 
  • 9 - 10 year olds Hard Ball or soft ball 
  • 11- 12 year olds Hard Ball 
  • 13 - 15 year olds Hard Ball 
  • 16 - adults Hard Ball

We can Designing a package to suit your needs from Batting, Bowling, Wicket Keeeping or Feilding Sessions at the County Ground or at Your Club

DFCA can also travel to your club so please enquire for a quote.

DFCA also offer discount on all coaching sessions if your club have a club shop with us for all your training and playing kit for more information please contact Damian or George Direct

Here's a full list of those who we have worked with in the past 12 months:

  • Bishopston CC Under 9's, Under 11's & u13's & Academy
  • Long Ashton CC Juniors
  • Bradley Stoke Ladies Team
  • University of Bristol Staff CC Adults
  • Lodway CC Adults
  • Henleaze Old Boys's CC Adults
  • Stapleton CC Adults
  • Bohemians Adults
  • Thornbury CC Girls
  • Corsham Cricket Club Academy ( Whiltshire)
  • Teach Sport /Sky Coaching Days