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Our seven-lane cricket practice facility at the National Cricket Centre is located pitch-side at Sophia Gardens. The centre is used by Glamorgan's professional & Academy players and the Welsh age group squads but there's also time set aside for club cricketers and aspiring young players to hone their skills.


Please follow the below guidance to make an online booking: 

  1. Click HERE for the online booking system
  2. Create your own user account with your email and preferred password using the "Register for an account" yellow button.
  3. You will be asked to confirm your name (N.B. the description is either you or your organisation)
  4. Click a lane+ (on left) or multiple lanes.
  5. Click on the 'From’ calendar icon for your date/time and click ‘set’; click on the ‘To’ calendar to set your endpoint.

    PRICING: 1:1 Coaching sessions are £25 for 45 minutes

  6. Click the dropdown arrow next to ‘Cricket Net' to change the request to '1 to 1 Cricket Coaching'
  7. Click ‘Add booking’
  8. Click ‘Continue to add extras’ to add a bowling machine - please note that this is not needed for 1:1 sessions
  9. Click 'Continue' to add your details: add your chosen event name/number of people attending and any special notes
  10. Continue to review & book
  11. Click to agree to the terms and conditions
  12. You are booked and will receive a confirmation by email

All bookings must be made using our online booking site, and we ask that you read the following documents, and return the Code of Conduct form on arrival at Sophia Gardens.

You can only book online - if you have any technical difficulties, or questions about the 1:1 coaching sessions, please email

We kindly request you provide 3 days' notice for all bookings. 

Risk Assessment for Indoor Cricket at Glamorgan

Indoor School Education Document

Opt-In Form Code of Conduct (must be returned)

What's usually on offer at the National Cricket Centre?

• Three Bola Machines with automatic feeders

• Seven net lanes and extended cushioned run-ups

• Uniturf playing surface

• Fielding machines and equipment

• Fully qualified coaching staff, including current and past Glamorgan players

• Spacious changing and showering facilities


Net hire (not currently available)

Hire a lane and hone your skills. Whether you're an experienced club cricketer looking for solo practice on an automatic bowling machine or a recreational team looking to dust off the cobwebs, our facility provides the perfect practice environment.

One-to-One Coaching (available from 10 May)

Our coaches deliver one-to-one sessions for those wishing to accelerate their development and learn the techniques required to excel. All of our coaches possess ECB qualifications.

School Holiday Coaching Camps

We offer a number of holiday camps throughout the year for all ages and abilities. We hope to see you there.



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