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Product Review: Gray-Nicolls Cloud Catcher Cricket Bat

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Now that the season has started practise session wise I can review an item that has been in my kit bag for a while, but I have not had the opportunity to use.

I would suggest the Gray-Nicolls Cloud Catcher Bat is well worth adding to your kit bag,

Gray-Nicolls Cloud Catcher Cricket Bat

My Review

First time I have ever used something like this – we always had to use a bat – and to be honest I was a little self conscious about having one, but quickly saw that I was not alone, they seem fairly popular.

They are certainly light and easy to use, once you get the hang of actually hitting the ball hard enough! Being of a certain age my arm strength is not what it used to be so not having to use a full size bat is a blessing, although a downside is that its too easy to hit it beyond the throwing capabilities of many a club player. Best focus on height really, although you are going to be hitting it a lot higher than in a game.

The technology is amazing, you can use it for hours and nit get tired, which is more than could be said for team mates and it has a pretty funky look to it.

I found it worked best swinging from around knee height and ‘dropping’ the ball onto the bat from about 12 inches. Don’t over hit, but don’t be afraid to give it a firm smack.

Manufacturers Product Description

To transform fielding sessions, Gray-Nicolls presents the Cloud Catcher to mimic the high catches you will receive in matches. The Cloud Catcher is a must-have accessory for a coaches kit bag that will ensure you are match ready.

Made with high-density foam, the Cloud Catcher allows you to hit the cricket ball extra high, testing your fielders with match-like catches in practice.

The coach won’t need to be a brilliant player to achieve the desired distance for the hit – the foam is highly receptive and will fly, even if you mistime the hit.

So whether you have dropped some catches the week before or you want to pre-emptively practice in pre-season, the Cloud Catcher is an essential component of a coach’s kit.

  • Enhances catching and fielding skills
  • Constructed from high-density foam

MRP: £39.99


Cloud Catcher Front

Cloud Catcher Rear

Cloud Catcher Edge

About The Review

Reviews will always identify whether the product has been bought for my own use, gifted for my own use, or sent for review. I will keep items I have bought or been gifted. Items sent for review once reviewed will be donated to Penkridge Cricket Club, MERIT PRU or the YMCA North Staffordshire as appropriate.

Reviews will always be my personal, unbiased, opinion based on my experience of the product and my own abilities. The reality is that most of the time I will not warrant the quality of product being reviewed, but what can I say, I like “stuff” especially “good quality stuff” so that is all there is to say on the matter!!

Reviews will include the list price and where applicable the price paid, a link to the source of the product and the manufacturer and where available manufacturer published product information. If a manufacturer or seller has asked me to publish a special discount or offer I will make this clear.

If you have a question or opinion please leave it in the comments below and I will reply.

We will write a Featured Review for a donation of £25 to our cat re-homing project (ALStrays), but this will be CLEARLY categorised as a Featured Post.

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