Flicx UK donates a pitch to the Rwanda Cricket Stadium Foundation

The Rwanda Cricket Stadium Foundation was formed in August 2011 to build and manage, on a not-for-profit basis, the first dedicated international cricket ground in Rwanda. The charity is run by a team of cricket enthusiasts from the UK and Rwanda, in partnership with the Marylebone Cricket Club Foundation.  Development of a 4.5 hectare site on the edge of Kigali, Rwanda’s capital, is due to begin in October 2014. From there, the Rwanda Cricket Association can continue their excellent progress in developing the game in schools and universities as well as amongst Rwanda’s most disadvantaged young people. After hearing about the

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Mt Kili Madness and Flicx UK …taking cricket to a whole new level

Today, Wednesday 16th July, will see the official launch of Mt Kili Madness – a fundraising attempt to play the highest game of cricket ever at an impressive 5,785 metres. Flicx UK are playing a big part in this match as official supplier of the pitch, a new 2G surface which enables you to play cricket on any flat surface, just by rolling it out. The pitch will be carried in pieces up Africa’s highest peak in Tanzania before being joined up and rolled out for the record breaking game. 22 players, with the all star line up to be

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2G Flicx Pitch at Littletown CC is officially opened by Durham cricketer Chris Rushworth

Littletown CC under 11′s played the first ever game on the clubs new 2G Flicx Pitch on Saturday and put in a performance to match beating Etherley, under the watchful eye of Durham’s Chris Rushworth who had earlier cut the ribbon and officially opened the new pitch which was the clubs prize for winning a nationwide competition run in the Cricketer Magazine. The cricketing fun day included a Q+A with Chris, a BBQ and lots of Crazy Catch games as well as a fundraising raffle which raised over £100 for Chris’ “Dry 2014″ challenge in aid of Save the Children.

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March Madness – Save 10% on the 2G Flicx Pitch … early bird deal!

To celebrate the launch of the new 2G Flicx Pitch range, and the accompany new website housed at www.flicx.co.uk ; Flicx UK are offering customers who order their pitch before the 30th March an early bird discount of 10%. Feedback on the new and improved portable cricketing surface from Flicx, which premiered last month at the Cricket Club Expo events, was excellent with cricketers commenting on the visibly improved bounce and versatility of the 2G product. Our recent Cricket Yorkshire review points echoes these sentiments and whether you need your indoor training enhancing or a way to increase capacity for

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Flicx UK adds RESPONSEBALL to its portfolio of innovative training aids

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Flicx UK is delighted to announce that it has added RESPONSEBALL® to its exciting portfolio of high quality, fun, innovative and unique training aids that will improve your sporting skills. The agreement reached between the two companies will commence on the 1st March with Flicx UK taking on responsibility for all sales and marketing, customer service, account management, orders and dispatch from its rural Northamptonshire base.   RESPONSEBALL’s specialist range of innovative training balls provides numerous benefits to the UK sports market. Its unique design (protected by trademark, registered design and patent pending) makes it the only ball in the

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Flicx UK launch new 2G pitch range at Cricket Club Expo

The eagerly anticipated launch of the new 2G Flicx Pitch range took place on Saturday at Yorkshire CCC, Headingley as part of the series of Cricket Club Expo events. Exceptional Feedback Feedback from clubs at the event was hugely positive with cricketers clearly impressed with the new surface which has many benefits including improved ball bounce, more surface traction and better seam and spin performance versus its predecessor. In addition the 2G range has two new designs, the 2G Flicx Skills pitch and the 2G Eagle-eyed pitch which are great coaching aids for young players, with bright colours and markings

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Flicx UK becomes Official Supplier of Twenty20 Cricket Company

Flicx UK are delighted to announce that they have become an official supplier of cricket equipment to the Twenty20 Cricket Company. Official Supplier This year Flicx supported the first #T20roadshow to Poland and Romania, and now Flicx are to be elevated to the status of official supplier of cricket equipment including the new 2G Flicx Pitches, Crazy Catch and other cricket accessories for upcoming projects. Rome In 2014 Twenty20 Cricket Company are sponsoring the German Bundesliga 50-over competition, delivering coaching in Hamburg and are in the process of arranging further coaching in Berlin, Bremen and potentially also Frankfurt. In addition

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Pativia Solomua from Samoa wins a Flicx Batting End

Flicx UK would like to congratulate Pativia Solomua from Samoa whose entry was successful in the recent ICC EAP competition, to win a Batting End for her community. Pativia’s inspiration story ” Finding the Edge” won by a small margin over Moce Island, Fiji who were second with their entry “Selected to go oversea’s” Pativia’s Story Pativia’s story tells of how cricket “brought her back from a life of hopelessness” after the death of her mother and how she has gone onto represent the Samoan national side, before more recently coaching her son and daughter to international success. The competition

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