Event details

 When does it take place?

The Cricket competitions take place in the Summer term.

Booking open

For events in the Autumn term, bookings will open during the Summer term preceding it.
For events in the Spring term, bookings will open during the Autumn term.
For events in the Summer term, bookings will open during the Spring term.

Age groups

The U11 event is a series of festivals.
The U13 event is a knockout competition culminating in a finals day at St Peter's 8-13 (York) in June.

For more details about the specific age groups, please click the relevant tab below.

Eligibility

Pupils can only take part in one age group throughout the whole competition.

Umpiring at IAPS events

Qualifiers

Schools must provide a competent and confident umpire, unless otherwise advised.

Finals

At all finals, where possible, neutral umpires will be provided.

Schools should be prepared to provide an umpire for the finals.

Competitor details
Once you have booked, you will be asked to provide some details about your competitors before the event. In line with GDPR, only essential information is collected in order to be able to organise the sports event.

 

U11 boys' cricket

Festival format

Eight-a-side cricket.
Squads of a maximum of ten players.
All festivals will be played following the junior cricket formats guidelines set out by the ECB, available to view here

Umpires

Each competing school shall provide a suitable umpire. The umpire must not be a parent, it must be a member of school staff.

Competitor details

Once you have booked on, you will be asked to provide some details about your competitors before the event. In line with GDPR, only essential information is collected in order to be able to organise the sports event.

Booking online

Opening date: Tuesday 24 January

Closing date: Friday 10 March

Cost of entry: £60 per team

U13 boys' cricket

Format

This tournament is a knockout competition, culminating in a finals day in June.

2023 dates

Knockouts start: tbc
Finals: Monday 19 June

Details of the draw are sent to schools after the closing date.

Cricket equipment

The school drawn at home will supply two identical match balls.
Ball weight 4¾ oz and one ball is to be used per innings.
Balls will be provided for the semi-finals and final.

Umpires

Each competing school shall provide a suitable umpire. The umpire must not be a parent. It must be a member of school staff.
There will be neutral umpires supplied for the semi-final and final.

Competitor details

Once you have booked on, you will be asked to provide some details about your competitors before the event. In line with GDPR, only essential information is collected in order to be able to organise the sports event.

Booking online

Opening date: Tuesday 24 January

Closing date: Friday 10 March

Cost of entry: £60.00 per team

Rules and regulations

The national governing body is England Cricket Board (ECB)

All tournaments will be played in accordance with the ECB's recommended formats for children. Click here to access the formats.

 

Eligibility & policies

Please make sure you have read and understand the following eligibility criteria and policies before booking onto an event:

  1. eligibility criteria
  2. booking terms and conditions
  3. safeguarding policy
  4. media policy
  5. codes of conducts

Upcoming events

17 May – 23 June 2023

U11 Boys' Cricket Festivals 2023

Book your school into a boys cricket festival here.

  • Various
  • Cricket (boys)
19 June 2023

U13 Boys' Cricket Tournament 2023

Cricket championships

  • ST PETER'S SCHOOL, CLIFTON, YORK, NORTH YORKSHIRE, YO30 6AB
  • Cricket (boys)