Sign at the front of the club
Summer camp - younger 'soft ball' group practicing on the top pitch while older players train with hard balls on the lower pitch.
Our Under 10s team batting against Spencer Girls on our top pitch.
Player and parents organising their own knock-about games on the top pitch while junior training for a younger age-group takes place on the lower pitch and the barbecue gets fired up, ready to feed hungry youngsters at the end of the session. We always have options to suit all diets.
We get through a lot of these in a year. More volunteers to help run the barbecue always welcome.
Our first all-girl cricket match in 2017 against a team of girls from Dulwich CC (we won!), held down the road near Dulwich College.
An indoor winter training session.
Early season training on our lower pitch.
SMCC Juniors kids at the Oval watching a Surrey T20 match. We get heavily subsidised tickets for a game, and usually go as a big group of about 100 parents and kids.
A dad umpires a spontaneously organised game as kids start to arrive for the family fun & awards day.
Our end of season family fun & awards day is usually in September. We celebrate the year we've had with fun, games, team manager speeches, food & drink, a raffle and of course lots of medals, certificates and a few trophies.
A coach uses a bowling machine to help some of our older juniors work on their batting technique.
Some of our younger soft-ball players at a Spring indoor training session. Over the course, the coaches will cover a full range of cricket skills. Sessions usually always finish with the kids trying to put those skills into action in a game.
Under 10s at an away game. Being in the Surrey league, our matches are mainly Saturday or Sunday mornings, with a journey time of up to about 30-40 minutes.
Picnic benches by the pavilion, looking out across our lower pitch.
Lower pitch from the corner of the carpark.
A hard ball group at indoor training, with lots going on all at once - a mini-game in the foreground, batting against bowling machines in the background and behind the camera and a safety curtain, players practising the pull shot and power hitting.
Our pavilion from the edge of the top pitch.
Scoreboard and roller.
Top pitch from the raised viewing platform in the bank near Cox's Walk.
Lounge, looking through into the bar.
CricketForce 2017 - we were the national showcase club and we were visited by England & Surrey's Zafar Ansari, England U19 & Surrey's Amar Virdi (both pictured) as well as Stephen Finn and Mike Gatting.
Main hall ready for our the whole club's annual dinner & dance.
Under the willow tree by the pavilion, looking back across the lower pitch.
Annual Quiz Night. We usually have at least one team of parents (we've not won yet, but we'll try again next year).
Practice nets in the corner of our lower pitch.
Medals, certificates and trophies ready to be handed out at our junior family fun & awards day.
Our U11s of 2018 get a specially big round of applause after topping their division.
Aerial view of our home ground facilities. We also play some games at The Griffin Sport Ground in Dulwich Village.