Frequently asked questions
Do I have to be gay to play for Graces?
Of course you don’t! – We welcome players whatever their sexuality. We have had many straight players who just enjoy playing the game and the relaxed atmosphere in the club.
Is it only for men?
No – We are an all inclusive club!
Where and when do we play?
Is there training?
We have pre-season nets at Lord’s – the 2020 dates are now on the fixtures page
How long do the games last?
Our usual format is 40 overs – a normal 2pm start will usually finish by 7pm with a tea break of course!
The league games are a slightly longer format.
We also have some T20 matches in 2020 (check the fixtures page) which are much quicker.
Do I need to be an experienced player?
What are the costs?
Membership is a very reasonable £70 for waged players , £25 for students unwaged.
Non playing members £30 or £10 for students or unwaged
Match fees are usually £7
Do I need my own equipment?
Feel free to bring your own – we have bats , pads and everything required if you don’t have these. You will need your own cricket clothing.
Are there social events?
We have regular social events (during and out of season) including film nights , dinners and general get togethers. Check the website for the next one.