The Inverhaugh Cricket Club is a privately owned club based in the Hamlet of Inverhaugh.  The club was formed by Bart Singh and associates in 1995 with the motto Propter ludi amorem which translates as 'For the love of the game' 
The Club is owned by Bart and Jan Singh, and plays on the turf wicket within their grounds.  Membership of the club is achieved by personal interview with Bart and Jan.  The members are expected to assist with the maintenance of the facilities, which require 60 hours per week of intensive work. Tractors used on the field are supplied by MTD
Inverhaugh is located on the banks of the Grand River between Elora and Kitchener in the Province of Ontario, Canada.  
Read The Singhs of Inverhaugh on ESPN Cricinfo
Read Bart and Jan’s story in The Kitchener Record
Our latest newsletter can be found in pdf form here
Previous newsletters are here
Getting there
Directions from Guelph: 
From the 401, follow signs for Highway 6 North (Exit 295)
Follow Highway 6 North to the T intersection, 
Right turn on to Woodlawn Road, 
First Left turn onto Silvercreek Parkway (Regional Road 39) 
Left at the T intersection( Regional Road 51)
Take the first Right (Fourth Line E). 
Turn left at the Stop sign (Fourth Sideroad).  
Turn right at the T intersection, County Road 21 (South River Rd for some GPS)  
The cricket field is on the left. 
Turn in the driveway marked "Cricket Parking" which has the Fire Number 7250
GPS Coordinates: 43° 38.385’ North; 80° 26.429’ West
Matches at Inverhaugh

On 17th August, Inverhaugh hosted RSI Invitational and were pleasantly surprised to see former West Indies batsman Alvin Kallicharan lining up against them.  His appearance was a highlight of the year and his after game speech brought back great memories of the West Indian heydays

Back Row: Harold Naidu, David Allamby, Suraj Patel, Paul Cheesemond, David Dennis, Ian Singh, Terry Boodhoo, Manish Walia, Hector Duncan
Front Row: Nigel Cockwell, Virgil Gossai, Alvin Kallicharan, Bart Singh, Roy Singh, Barry Singh

In 2014 the club will be supporting club member Ian Evans’ attempt to ski to the South Pole by selling tickets to the Inverhaugh vs Stratford Festival Match on 4th August.   Read the fundraiser article in the The Kitchener Record
The club plays a number of friendly matches a year, fielding a 1st team and a social team.  Visiting teams have included:
London Cricket Club 
British Officers Club
Adastrians CC
Australian tourists "Colonials Behaving Badly" and Bowral
The club also competes in external tournaments (Philadelphia and Sarasota in recent years) as well as touring (St Lucia in 2004, Jamaica in 2005, Sint Maarten in 2009, Dominica in 2011 and Guyana in 2012, Trinidad in 2013 and Barbados in 2014).

The social schedule includes annual matches  against the Shaw Festival Cricket Team, and the Stratford Festival Team, as a 'warm up' act to the annual Shaw vs Stratford Match,, and in both 2004 and 2008 an additional match was played at Inverhaugh between the two sides, as a Fundraiser for the Groves Memorial Hospital  in Fergus.  The matches have raised, through sales of tickets, draws and silent action, a figure in excess of $135,000 for the hospital.  Photographs of the 2004 day may be seen here and in 2008 here or

Inquiries should be directed to:  Bart and Jan are always interested in meeting followers of cricket. 
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As we finish our 19th season, Jan & Bart have relisted the house & lowered the asking price: House Website