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Nico Martin Cricket Academy was established in 1999.

Nico Martin owns and manages the Nico Martin Cricket Academy which is based at Midstream College/ Primary school. The academy is in partnership with Midstream Primary and responsible for running and maintaining their Cricket Pathway! We have created a pathway for your child to start in Grade RR and play for 12 months of the year up to grade 7. We are extremely proud to have produced numerous players yearly whom have been selected into the Northerns Junior Provincial Squads.

We offer our players the opportunity to play Club Cricket for CBCOB Junior Cricket Club and have the following teams 3 x u9, 4 x u11, 2 u13, 2 x u15 entered into the Northerns junior leagues this year. Players from all schools are welcome.

About Nico Martin


Nico comes from a strong cricketing background having represented the Province from schoolboy level right up to the Titans professional team. 

  • 25 years’ experience of coaching kids of all ages both in South Africa and the United Kingdom.
  • Proven track record of creating and establishing cricket structures
  • Experience as both a professional player and coach
  • Junior provincial coach and selector
  • Consultant Senior Provincial coach and selector.
  • CSA Qualified Level 3 Coach

Nico has numerous other accolades in the game amongst others being the recipient of the Christie Vlok lifetime achievement award from Northerns Cricket Union.

Our Team of Coaches

Senior Coaches

Nico Martin

CSA level 3

Danie Rousouw

CSA level 2

Arnu Vorster

CSA level 2

Deon Lourens

CSA level 1

Junior Club and School Coaches

Renier Bouwer

Sebastian Van Zyl

Jason Rodrigues

Stewart Matsika

Take a Closer Look

Image Gallery

Here are some images of our coaching sessions and victorious teams over the past season.