Jeremy Curwin has been appointed as the Chief Executive of Canterbury Cricket.  Jeremy Curwin replaces Lee Germon who has accepted a role as the General Manager of Sydney Thunder. 

Canterbury Cricket Board Chairman, Ashley Taggart, said that Jeremy Curwin was a stand-out candidate in a very qualified field of applicants and that he brought with him an understanding of elite sport and running highly motivated teams towards goals and a common vision.  Jeremy Curwin excelled as being a strategic thinker, with a high attention to detail and possessing strong leadership skills. 

Jeremy Curwin’s most previous role has been as the Head of Commerical Operations at Somerset County Cricket Club.  In his 5 years in this role, he has helped Somerest CCC increase their sponsorship revenue by 30% year on year as well as bucking the national trend in the UK, by increasing the Somerset CCC membership base.  He introduced a media and digital strategy that led to subsequent increases in social media following at the Somerset CCC.   

Prior to that, Jeremy Curwin has worked at Bath Rugby Club as their Commercial Manager and Marketing and Communications Director and with Red Bull where he was the Regional Brand Manager and the Mainstream Sports Manager.   

Jeremy Curwin will start his role in late September and will move to Christchurch with his partner and young family. 


Season Calendar 2017-18
Date Event
7 0ct Start of ALL Metro ADULT cricket except Div 1 and Div 2 Women
14-Oct 1st XI Youth cricket and Div 1 and Div 2 Women start
21-Oct Labour Saturday-cricket for all Adult and Youth grades
23-Oct Only Premier Men play on Labour Monday
4-5 Nov Double-header weekend for Prem Men, Senior A, all 2nd Grades
13-Nov Twilight cricket starts
14-Nov Craig McMillan Series starts
18-Nov SHOW WEEKWEND-Satrurday cricket for ALL Adult Grades. Youth 1st XI, 2nd, Year 9a grades only to play
18-Nov Kirsty Bond Series starts
2 Dec ALL Youth cricket finishes
10-Dec Semi finals of One-day competitions-Morning Grades
16-Dec Last playing day before Christmas
17-Dec FINALS DAY-One-day competitions (Reserve day 21 Jan 2018)
13-Jan Restart of Metro Adult cricket
13-Jan Twenty20 Series start: Dick Motz, Nathan Astle and Barry Hadlee Series
14-Jan CMCA Winner v Mid Canterbury Winner One Dayers
20-Jan Premier Women's T20 starts
27-Jan Kirsty Bond Series, Women's Social T20 and Div 1 to start
27-Jan Youth 1st XI Grades to start
28-Jan Canterbury Final of One Day Series (Auckland qualifier)
3-Feb ALL other Youth grades to start
6-Feb FINALS DAY - Twenty20 Series
11-Feb CMCA Rep v Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (UK)
24-Mar Last playing day of season for all Adult and Youth cricket. WOMEN'S and AFTERNOON GRADES FINALS DAY

Christchurch Metro Cricket is delighted to offer a comprehensive Winter Training Programme for Year 9 to U19 boys in 2017.  Each session will be held out at the state-of-the-art New Zealand Cricket’s High Performance Centre, Lincoln University.

The Winter Training Programme runs from the start of August until the end of September with all squads having eight, 90 minute training sessions.  Sessions will take place every week leading up until the new season. Each group will receive highly qualified coaches at a very productive coach to player ratio.  Registrations will close on June 23rd.

All sessions are registration based (self-nomination).  To register click here -

Youth girls please register your interest via email – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Christchurch Metro sessions are found below.








Price incl GST

Metro Black



Aug 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th,

Sept 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th.








Aug 8th,15th,22nd, 29th

Sept 5th, 12th,19th,26th.