Festival details

When does it take place?

The Cricket competitions take place in the Summer term.

Age groups

The U11 event is a series of festivals.
The U13 event is a knockout competition culminating in a finals day at Prestfelde School on Friday 23 June. 

Please note the different festivals are using different equipment, some will be using a soft ball and kwik cricket equipment whilst others will have progressed to incrediball or hard ball. Please enter the appropriate festival for your team.

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

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

Some events have progressed to Hardball and this information is detailed on the booking page. Please enter the event that is appropriate for your team. 

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.

Booking online

Opening date: Tuesday 24 January

Closing date: Friday 10 March

Cost of entry: £60.00 per team

U13

Format

11 a side cricket
Squads of a maximum of 13 players

All tournaments will be played following the junior cricket formats guidelines set out by the ECB, available to view here

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.
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 U11 girls. Click here to access the format.

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

10 May – 27 June 2023

U11 Girls' Cricket Festivals 2023

Book your school into a girls cricket festival here.

  • Various
  • Cricket (girls)
23 June 2023

U13 Girl's Cricket Championships 2023

Cricket championships

  • Prestfelde School, London Rd, Shrewsbury. SY2 6NZ
  • Cricket (girls)