King’s eight – day bowling clinic commences today

Ex-Guyana and West Indies pacer Reon King along with accredited coaches Orin Bailey and Trevon Garraway will bowl off an eight-day cricket coaching clinic at the Banks DIH Thirst Park Ground, from today.

King, a qualified West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Level 3 coach during an invited comment with Stabroek Sports yesterday, explained that the clinic will target kids from the ages of 5-15 in a holistic effort to make them more cricket oriented.

“I thought that it was time I give back to the youths, exposing the fundamentals of cricket is something that we need and we need to start introducing cricket at a younger age,” said the former speedster.

Reon King
Reon King

King explained that while the clinic will target possible newbies, he is optimistic that children who are already exposed to the game will be a part of the clinic while admitting that the team was willing to do remedial work on youngsters who might have a few technical errors.

The clinic will feature 5-7 and 8-10 year olds having sessions in the mornings from 9:00hrs-12:00pm while the older kids who fall in the 11-15 year-old bracket will have their sessions from 13:00hrs-16:00hrs.

The cost per child is GY$4,000.

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