Ben France – ECB Level III Qualified Cricket Coach
Ben France is an English Cricket Board (ECB) Level III Qualified Coach. A former first-class Cricketer for Derbyshire County Cricket Club, more recently he has played for Suffolk County Cricket Club. In his time at Suffolk he was part of the Minor Counties Championship winning side. Ben now plays his Cricket for Norfolk County Cricket Club and Hethersett & Tas Valley Cricket Club where he is the Director of Coaching and Cricket . He also has valuable experience as a player in Australia for Grade 1 Cricket teams including Paramatta Cricket Club and North Sydney Cricket Club. Ben was Cricket Professional at Framlingham College and Town Close House.
During his time at Derbyshire, he faced the likes of Dale Steyn, Shane Warne, Graham Swann, Muttiah Murlithuran and many others.
In 2018 we welcomed England Test Cricketer, Olly Stone to help with our Winter Masterclass
Having coached alongside Ben this season, it’s clear that he has a real passion for what he does. He always looks to improve every player he works
Olly Stone, England Test Cricketer