Cricket Ireland: Be Summer Ready! It’s Wicket! and Smash It Return for 2023

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Smash It and It’s Wicket! are in action again for 2023 and we are excited to welcome even more Participants, Activators, Clubs and Community Groups on board!


Smash It is for girls and boys aged 5 to 9 years and is all about kids being active, making friends and having fun.

Developing fundamental movement skills through cricked based games, Smash It is delivered over 6-8 sessions by Club Activators who receive training, resources, and programme clothing.

Smash It Clubs will receive a FREE Club Kit full of all the equipment needed to run the Smash It sessions! Participants will receive a Smash It t-shirt, backpack, bat and ball once they register to participate at your Club.

To find a Club near you and register to participate in Smash It, please visit


It’s Wicket! introduces girls to cricket through skill-based activities and games and encourages girls to take ownership of their cricketing experience.

It’s Wicket! is made up of 6 sessions that your Club can run in a way that works best for it with Activator training, resources and gear, and full Club Kit is provided free of charge for those Clubs that register to host.

Participants will receive an It’s Wicket! t-shirt, backpack, bat and ball once they sign up to the programme.

To find a Club near you and register to participate in It’s Wicket!, please visit

Sign Up Today!

Clubs can submit their Expression of Interest to deliver Smash It and/or It’s Wicket! by visiting

All information can be found at or by emailing   Programme Administators

You can also speak to your local Development Officer about running the programmes at your Club


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