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July 19, 2016
Meet our North Wales NDO – Abbie Kelsall

Croeso cynnes i Abbie Kelsall.  A warm welcome to the newest member of our Welsh Netball family, Abbie Kelsall.  Abbie is our new Netball Development Officer for North Wales.   Here’s a little bit about Abbie. Home Town: Buckley. Based: Deeside. Areas I work with: Flintshire, Wrexham, Denbighshire, Conwy, Gwynedd and Anglesey. My background: I…

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July 11, 2016
Two South West Wales Teams go Head-to-Head in U15 LA Hub Tournament

Congratulations to Swansea netball team from the Mid and West Wales region – winners of this year’s Under 15 LA Hub Tournament.  Swansea won their pool last Saturday and met with Pool B winners Pembrokeshire A team for a very exciting final match. Both teams were closely matched, giving the crowds of supporters a competitive…

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July 7, 2016
Port Talbot P.E. Teacher Umpires at Two International Netball Events.

Alison Davies of Fforestfach, Swansea has been invited by the International Netball Federation to umpire at two international events this summer.  The first tournament will be the World University Netball Championships 2016, in Miami, Florida in July.  The second event is the Celtic Clash between Scottish Thistles v Northern Ireland test matches held in Edinburgh…

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July 6, 2016
Swansea’s Nichola James awarded College Fellowship award for services to netball.

Former International Netball player Nichola James, has been awarded Fellow of NPTC Group of Colleges for her services to netball.  Nichola, 26, from Swansea, was also given recognition for representing her country in netball at international level. Nichola is a former pupil at Dŵr-y-Felin Comprehensive School, before studying at Neath and Port Talbot College. Nichola…

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July 5, 2016
#throwbackthursday to South Africa Tour 2016

So, after just over two weeks of being home, it’s time to reflect on the invaluable experiences which we had during our South Africa tour, on and off the netball court. Where to begin? The staff and volunteers at Netball South Africa were extremely warm and helpful for the duration of our time there, and…

July 5, 2016
Coaching opportunity: Spear Netball Club, Cardiff.

Spear Netball Club, Cardiff, are looking for a new coach to join the Spear family! BACKGROUND Spear is a friendly,enthusiastic and welcoming netball club. We are a club of varying ages and abilities with teams playing in Divisions 1,2 and 4 in the Cardiff & District League. TRAINING During the Winter season, the Spearettes train…

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July 4, 2016
Welsh Netball’s DTC tournament 2016 results.

Welsh Netball held its Development Training Centre (DTC) tournament within the Gemau Cymru event again this year. On Saturday, 2 July, fourteen teams from within the DTC programme played netball at a fun and exciting tournament. Teams were split into two pools – Pool A and Pool B. Congratulations to North East Wales A team…