Little Big Sports – Cricket Bat and Ball – Review and Giveaway

All children love to play sports of some type. Even if too shy for a club or at school, they like to at least kick or throw a ball around at home in the garden.

Usually these things are instilled in them as toddlers when we buy all the cute little ‘toy’ sports equipment like plastic pink tennis rackets for girls, blue footballs, flimsy basketball nets or pop up football goals that don’t last five minutes.

Then as they grow a little bigger they don’t want the coloured plastic tat, they want the real deal. But where do you buy this sort of thing? Because most ‘proper’ sports equipment is all adult sized and way too big!

Little Big Sports is a fabulous little online store that sells sports equipment suited to children of all sizes. I wrote a little bit more about the store a few weeks ago, when I was chosen to be a brand ambassador for the company.

They very kindly sent over a kids cricket bat and a windball for my little 4yr old twins to try out and review, which they were thrilled with.

H showing

H showing off the bat and ball when we took it into the garden to play with (after the stormy weather), as you can see it’s this bat is perfect size for him.

The Kwik Cricket Bat is lightweight but sturdy enough to feel ‘real’ and is an ‘ideal starter bat for young people starting out in their cricket career’! It also comes in three different sizes so you can find the perfect match for your child, this one being the smallest.

The handle has a professional non slip grip which is perfect for little hands, my boys could hold the bat comfortably

The handle has a professional non slip grip which is perfect for little hands, my boys could hold the bat easily and comfortably

O and H were thoroughly enjoying themselves playing cricket in the garden

O and H were thoroughly enjoying themselves playing cricket in the garden. The bat was easy for them to swing, even if they didn’t know how to properly play cricket!

The gorgeous ball

The gorgeous Winders windball is a light, soft rubber ball which has the look and feel of a cricket ball but without the solid, heavyness that would be dangerous around small children (and your windows!). O and H liked this ball and the bright orange colour :)

Verdict: My boys love their new cricket bat and ball, they have played with it constantly, even inside the house! They’ve managed to hit the ball, believe it or not, after a bit of practicing, which is no mean feat… I’m very pleased with this! It has taught them to have patience, wait and take it in turns to hold the bat while the other throws the ball, as well as that all important eye to ball coordination.

They have had lots of fun, both items are very reasonable, not overpriced as most sports equipment is and we would thoroughly recommend.

Head on over to the Little Big Sports website and take a look at all the fantastic items they sell http://www.littlebigsports.co.uk/, they have great customer service so if there is anything your child needs but you can’t find it on the site then please do call them, and they will try their best to accommodate.

Giveaway

Here at Mummy Endeavours, I am giving away a brand new Kwik Cricket Bat and Windball to one of my lucky readers. Just fill in the box below to enter, the compulsory entry requirement being a blog post comment

 

 

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Comments

  1. katie skeoch says:

    My boys would love playing with this ♥

  2. Christina Curtis says:

    I would love to give this to my nephew. Especially as they have moved and have a nice big garden to play.

  3. I would love to win for my little boy.

  4. for my nephew

  5. For my son, he loves outdoor games

  6. Amy Beckett says:

    We will play cricket with the kids and the puppy

  7. I have two cricket mad sons who would hopefully share!

  8. Laura Pemberton says:

    My nephews would love this :)

  9. Kat Lucas says:

    My son would love to have this

  10. Ashleigh says:

    My son!

  11. clair downham says:

    my son please

  12. My great nephew, he would love it.

  13. suan watts says:

    My grandson Sam

  14. Rebecca Duncan says:

    My little boy and husband would love to play with this together :-)

  15. Cheryl Kean says:

    I would love this for my son and his dog! <3

  16. My little boy would love playing with this

  17. great fun for my 2 sons :)

  18. Holly S says:

    This would be for my nephew, I don’t think he’s ever attempted cricket before!

  19. My son

  20. julie jones says:

    I would love this for my nephew who I look after while his mummy is at work.

  21. II would like it for my boy :D

  22. helen atkins says:

    For all my three children!

  23. My son who is almost 3

  24. Allan Smith says:

    My niece :D

  25. My son and his grandad

  26. My almost 2 year old son!

  27. Emma Burton says:

    I would love to win for my 3 gorgeous girls – and their lovely Daddy! :O)

  28. My nephew.

  29. Jo welsh says:

    My daughters they love playing outside

  30. Tammy Tudor says:

    my little sister :)

  31. CHRISTINE ANDREWS says:

    Who would you like the bat and ball for?
    my grandson who’s 3 – would be his first taste of hand / eye co-ordination with bat and ball

  32. I would love to win this for my two younger brothers- they’d love it! :)

  33. My little cousin Joe

  34. My nephew!!

  35. Solange says:

    My kids

  36. Hannah ONeill says:

    To play with at the beach

  37. Rita Hutton says:

    My Grandson

  38. karen cowley says:

    would love this for my nephew, his dad loves cricket so they could play this together xx

  39. joanne darnell says:

    my son loves cricket

  40. ann clements says:

    my great nephew

  41. Pam Hubbard says:

    It would be nice for after school club

  42. this would be great for my friends little one

  43. tracey huber says:

    My Grandsons. Grandad loves cricket and we are taking the boy away on a little holiday where they can all play with it.

  44. michelle banks says:

    My grandaughter would love this!

  45. laura stewart says:

    my daughter, great fun :)

  46. elaine dale says:

    for our 3 young grandchildren, they spend a lot of time with us

  47. Michelle Ferguson says:

    I’d love to win it for my nephew

  48. Emma Jarvis says:

    For my 6 year old daughter

  49. Sue Bowden says:

    My grandson, he would love it x

  50. sarah rees says:

    my son would love this, hes really getting into trying different sports. this would make a nice change from football!! :)

  51. richard hill says:

    my nephew

  52. For my 2 nephews

  53. Taking on picnics with my sons

  54. Debbie Burfoot says:

    for my little boy who loves being outdoors

  55. Alexandra Byford-Scott says:

    For my son…and his Daddy :)

  56. katie Kathurima says:

    My Oldest Nephew

  57. Helen Myers says:

    I can imagine my son and his Grandad having a great time with this. Grandad is convinced that his grandson is going to play for Yorkshire CC but he’s not actually held a cricket bat yet so we’ve got a bit of a way to go if he’s going to make the grade!

  58. my kids to share

  59. Spencer Broadley says:

    My 2 sons – get them into cricket like daddy is

  60. lauren tourle says:

    For my step son and daughter to play with each other at the weekend since the weathers lookin up, get them off those blasted video games for once :)

  61. sarah davison says:

    My two girls….the oldest tried playing cricket recently at school and she loved it

  62. Scott Fallon says:

    My nephew

  63. my girls would love this, could take it to the park :)

  64. My great-niece would love this. Turning into a tomboy already :)

  65. Pam Francis Gregory says:

    My Niece would love this – she is very sporty!

  66. amanda davis says:

    MY YOUNGEST SON

  67. For my son

  68. samantha price says:

    my grandson

  69. Julie Ward says:

    Grandson, but I know who will be the fielder

  70. becca staples says:

    My twin boys x

  71. I would like the bat and ball for my daughter. We are Allways out in the garden!

  72. sarah scoulding says:

    My two girls x

  73. Clint Thompson says:

    I would love to win for my little boy.

  74. Kelly Hooper says:

    My daughter

  75. tobys proud mummy toys says:

    I would love it for my little son hes going to be the next Kevin Pietersen xxx

  76. Zoe Roxby says:

    Actually I would keep hold of it I have 6 brothers and they all have kids so every year me my husband and boys along with all my brothers their wives and kids meet in the park near us and play rounders, football all kinds of games and then have a pic nic so any ways this would be used for all of my family

  77. chrissie anne bhaskar says:

    my friends son xxxxx

  78. For my Grand-Daughter, Ellie.

  79. Our Grandaughter, warm weather approaching fast, we got a long fun summer again of looking after her, while he mum finishes her last year nurse training. So all the help with activities is a bonus.

  80. claire matthews-curtis says:

    My daughter would love this x

  81. elaine stokes says:

    my nephew he loves anything with a bat and ball

  82. My sporty Daughter

  83. Emma Green says:

    My nephew Ethan!

  84. Faye Parker says:

    Kids would love this, with 4 little monsters aged from 3 to 10, this is something they could all enjoy together!

  85. Ruth Davies says:

    Run off some energy in the garden!

  86. Patricia Avery says:

    I’d love to add this to the box of outdoor toys we keep in the shed for when the grandchildren come. There are old favourites like golf, skittles, football etc. They love the familiarity of playing with the same things each time they come but get very excited when anythng new is added :)

  87. Nicola Holland says:

    The boys in my life – young son and husband :)

  88. Michelle Fouracres says:

    My grandson, he loves playing outside

  89. June Gaynor says:

    My Great Nephew George.

  90. Lucy Robinson says:

    My son and daughter would love this. x

  91. Mark Johnson says:

    I would love this for my son

  92. karen hutchinson says:

    my son Max aged 3 – so he can take after daddy

  93. Natalie Gillham says:

    I would love this bat and ball for my boyfriends 7 year old son so that we can have some quality game time to help us bond :) x

  94. My nephew .. he is into all sports at the moment & would love this to take to the park & play with his Uncle .. thanks for the giveaway!

  95. Sam Gregory says:

    For my boys they would love this – perfect for taking camping too.

  96. Blake Ahearne says:

    my son :)

  97. my partner’s nephew – he is 5 and cricket mad and already showing excellent skills

  98. my grandson

  99. Becky Shorting says:

    my nieces and nephews

  100. jessica newman says:

    my son Ethan

  101. Robby Price says:

    My Grandson

  102. Lyndsey Beckford says:

    For my friend’s 2 kids

  103. for my sons

  104. lynn neal says:

    My three young grandsons so I can train them up!

  105. emma falvi says:

    my godson shay

  106. michelle pierce says:

    My little boy dalton

  107. Lorna Anderson says:

    I would love this for my son & friends to play rounders in the garden like i remember playing when i was younger :)

  108. My daughter and two sons…would be great to encourage even more outdoor play

  109. Leigh Larkin says:

    My 2 year old little girl

  110. My god daughter would love to have a go with this!! :-)

  111. Emma Wolski says:

    my nephew

  112. My daughter would love this :)

  113. Vikki Thomas says:

    I’d love to win this for my little girl (3) and her friends. We back on to a park and there are children out playing all day long so I know it would be well loved and well received. :)

  114. stephanie lovatt says:

    We would take this on holiday with us we love to play games on the beach and campsite, my 2 girls, son and baby boy (when he’s older) would have hours of fun.

  115. Joanne Welsh says:

    My nephew would love it to play with

  116. amy scullion says:

    my daughter Alice would love this

  117. Mark Palmer says:

    For my son

  118. Liz Cooper says:

    My little girls, Sophie and Emilia – we are in the process of doing up the garden for them and this would be perfect for them to play in it when it’s finished

  119. Denise C says:

    I would love to win this for my son

  120. Karen Usher says:

    Would love this for summer for my boy, new toy to play with in the garden and great for hand/eye co-ordination. Never know he might help the English cricketers win back the Ashes one day….(Yes Im Australian) lol

  121. Monika S says:

    I’d love it for my son and daughter

  122. rachael jones says:

    my 6 year old son Connor

  123. Lisa Wilkinson says:

    For my little girl :)

  124. Joanna Sawka says:

    for my son

  125. lara Davis says:

    My nephew xx

  126. for my son

  127. Sheila Bound says:

    My nieces two boys who are full of life and need to keep active to run off their energy

  128. chris parham says:

    my daughter

  129. Gary Martindale says:

    My son who is just starting to play cricket.

  130. my son

  131. My son he would loves sports

  132. buddymagoo says:

    our son

  133. my kids they would love these.

  134. Katie Gould says:

    my nephew would love this

  135. Hayley Todd says:

    I would love this for my youngest daughter! She loves playing outside when we go for walks and in the garden

  136. Gary Topley says:

    My daughter x

  137. I would give it to my grandson who is 9 and the perfect age.

  138. For my Daughter, she is 5 & Loves outdoor activities, a very active little lady :) x

  139. emma kinsey says:

    my 3 daughters

  140. my nephew would love this, so I’d give it to him :)

  141. becky williams says:

    for our daughter who is 5. she would love it

  142. Champaklal Lad says:

    for my neice/nephew

  143. Lisa Sands says:

    For my children :)

  144. Sarah huddlestone says:

    My 4 year old would love this

  145. chirag P says:

    my youngest son

  146. lisa tebbutt says:

    my friends grandson would love this

  147. To put in the Family caravan for all the kids.

  148. Samantha R says:

    my girls would enjoy this

  149. Wendy Guy says:

    My son would love this as it is just starting to get sunny and he could play with his friends after school.

  150. olga carpenter says:

    my granddaughter would love it

  151. Jill Fairbank says:

    For my 4 year old

  152. claire little says:

    my oldest would love this :)

  153. Holly Boyd says:

    My son and daughter, they would love it.

  154. I would love my two grandsons James and george to have it so they can play with their grandad!!!

  155. Rebecca Mercer says:

    My sons and my partner

  156. Rachel butler says:

    I would love to give this to my little boy as a treat xx

  157. For my daughter. I’d love to teach her to play cricket.

  158. Natalie Crossan says:

    My daughter, she would love to learn to play cricket and rounders :D

  159. I would like this for my son for us to play in the garden with.

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