Sport Status 

Cricket is a demonstration sport in Special Olympics Ontario. All Special Olympics Cricket competitions comply with the ICC rules for both Unified and Traditional matches/tournaments. 

Sport Season 

The Cricket competition season runs from May to August in summers and coaching and training sessions run all year round. 

Athlete to Coach Ratios

The ratio is a minimum of athlete to coach requirement to ensure that athletes are safe and supervised at all times. 

Athlete/Coach Ratio Kayaking   

Net coaching: 1 Coach to 8 Children  
Group Coaching: 1 coach to 24 Children  
Hard Ball Coaching: 1 coach to 16 children  
There must always be a minimum of 2 adults present ( 

Provincial Sport Organization: Cricket Ontario –  

National Sport Organization: Cricket Canada –  

International Cricket Federation: 

SOC Rules English

Cricket Coaching guide (rules, and other materials for coaches): 
This page draws together cricket-related information for all of Special Olympics. The coaching materials and other links will help you get a good sense of how this sport contributes to Special Olympics. 

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