Local development - introductory courses, etc.

We have a long history of introducing cricket at local schools (ages 7-15) & universities, including the following:

  • Jyväskylä University - 2001 & 2008
  • Lielahti school - 2002 & 2015
  • Tampere University "Poltetta puntissa" - 2003 & 2004
  • Tampere University of Technology (TUT) - 2004
  • Tammela school - 2004 & 2006
  • Takahuhti school - 2005
  • Sammonkeskuslukio - 2007
  • Tampere kristillinen koulu (Takriko) - 2012, 2013 & 2017
  • TAMK - 2013
  • Pikkola school - 2013
  • Ylöjärvi school - 2016
  • Nuoliala school - 2017
  • Hatanpää school - 2017

and have been including kids coaching and training within the club since 2016 !

Note: See also our page for coaching and development.

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Tammela school. (Photo: Jari Schabel)


We've also collaborated and exhibited cricket at a variety of other events, including:

  • "Hulabaloo" (school sporting event @Pirkkahalli) - 2004
  • Finnguild (Family Sports day) - 2015
  • Generation Games - 2017
  • Hämeenpuisto Puistofiesta - 2017

and also

  • Kulttuuriyhdistys (KERI) - 2000
  • "Finn-Oz" society (Tampere) - 2001
  • "Spirit of Cricket Weekend" (Hämeenpuisto) - 2001
  • "Spirit of Cricket Weekend" (Messukylä) - 2002 & 2003
  • Promotion at "Lagaan" premier (Niagara theatre) - 2003
  • Unipoint (old library, Tampere) - 2008
  • DUO "Harrastuspäivä" (Hervanta) - 2012 & 2013
  • Tampere "Miestenpäivä" (Sampola) - 2014 & 2015
  • "Liikuntatori" (Tullintori) - 2015
  • Koskikeskus "miestenpäivä" - 2016
  • Koskikeskus "perhe päivä" - 2016

... as well as many ad-hoc sessions whenever there has been any local interest !


We can also provide "introduction to cricket" and "basic coaching" to adults, and also are available for corporate team-building/recreational events.

  • Nokia group (Messukylä) - 2003, 2004 & 2007
  • Paraakkeli Ry/ssw (Messukylä) - 2004
  • Tampere Round Table (Messukylä & Hervanta) - 2005 & 2017
  • Sasken group (Mobilia, Kangasala) - 2007
  • Nokia group (Hervanta office) - 2007
  • VTT group (Messukylä) - 2011
  • Aamulehti group (Finlayson office) - 2015

And we've been supporting:
  • "Introduction to Umpiring" & "Introduction to Scoring" courses - since 2008 !
  • "Hard tennis-ball cricket tournaments" around Tampere - since 2004 !
    • i.e. India Cup, Asia Cup, Finn-Bangla tournament, etc.
  • Introductory coaching courses with FCA - 2002 & 2017


Just contact us !


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Introduction to Bowling @Takriko (Photo: Hamzah Mukhtar)



Note: All our activities, by year - here.