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Fundraising campaign launched to help pay for Fort St. John artificial cricket pitch

Northern climate not conducive for natural pitch


June 4, 2021
By Energetic City

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An artificial turf pitch (unlike the natural one pictured) has been installed for play by the North Peace Cricket Foundation in Fort St. John, B.C.

Now that the North Peace Cricket Foundation has found a place to play in Fort St. John, B.C., a fundraising campaign has been launched to help pay for an artificial pitch strip. Opting for artificial turf to be used as the pitch between wickets was crucial to cope with the area’s northern climate. Volunteers were largely responsible for the turf’s installation.

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