It has been three months since Mohamed Vasim took up the role of Cricket Switzerland's Women's Development Officer and, despite all the restrictions surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic, much has been achieved in that time. Most importantly there is a momentum in women's cricket that bodes well for the future.
From a handful of women & girls involved in cricket, Cricket Switzerland can already boast some 40 women & girls attending regular cricket practice & playing cricket:
Due to Covid-19 restrictions being extended into May, some activities have had to be postponed or shelved altogether. However, from 1st June measures have been eased sufficiently to now press on with sporting activities involving up to 50 participants.
Following is a summary of current activities:
From now until the end of the summer Cricket Switzerland has planned further activities, constituting a full summer programme:
These are exciting times for women's cricket. There is a momentum building and we are confident this is the beginning of something very positive for cricket in this country.
For further details about and detail of Cricket Switzerland's women's development programme, or indeed about information generally, please contact Mr. Mohamed Vasim.