Malmöhus Cricket Club ground is located at Limhamnsfältet in Malmö in southern Sweden. The Club was founded in 1993 by Eric Folker, Samath Ohlén and Ramesh Paul.The club's ground is situated in a picturesque green belt in an area known as Limhamnsfältet. Since 1994 this has been the Malmöhus Cricket Club home ground.
The cricket ground is also surrounded by the beach and Football, Baseball, Rugby, Gaelic Football and Aussie Rules fields.The cricket oval is a decent size and the pitch is an artificially prepared surface. From the ground there is a view of Malmö City and the famous"TurningTorso"landmark.Since the early years Malmöhus Cricket Club has now grown into a club with highly skilled members from all over the world. The club plays in both the Swedish National League and Danish Divisional cricket.
The ECB continues to work with Sport England on the pioneering club accreditation scheme 'Clubmark' to develop a vibrant and healthy club cricket infrastructure.
Cricket clubs can play a key role in the successful delivery of Building Partnerships – cricket's strategic plan for 2006-2009 - by supporting the delivery and implementation of the following programmes:
The ECB Clubmark and community cricket clubs play a central role in all of these programmes and Clubmark will provide the standards that clubs involved in these programmes will aspire to.
In addition, it is expected that clubs who achieve the ECB Clubmark will be recognised and rewarded for their hard work and commitment to club cricket in England and Wales.
By registering to work towards ECB Clubmark, clubs join a growing number of cricket clubs across England and Wales that are prioritising junior development, creating a benchmark for high quality community club cricket.
County Cricket Development Managers can help clubs through the process of achieving ECB Clubmark Accreditation.
ECB Clubmark gives clubs an opportunity to write and implement new procedures as well as acknowledge existing practices. Cricket clubs are required to present evidence and demonstrate implementation across four different themes, culminating in the production of a Club Development Plan.
The four themes are:
For more information see www.ecb.co.uk/clubmark