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May 6, 2020
Holywell NC Complete Virtual Road to Finals

The Coronavirus pandemic has had a big effect on Wales’ netball community and in particular its thriving netball clubs. Leagues across Wales were in full swing when the lockdown meant that netball, for now, had to be stopped. It was a great shame as clubs whose players had been working really hard towards national competitions…

April 30, 2020
COVID-19: Update from Welsh Netball (30 April)

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge impact across society – sport included – and netball in Wales is no exception. The suspension of all netball activity in Wales is helping to keep netballers, umpires, coaches and volunteers safe at this time, but it is also having a bit impact on the sport we all…

April 15, 2020
Welsh Netball Board Nominations Now Open

Ahead of Welsh Netball’s 2020 Annual General Meeting (AGM) nominations have now opened for two positions on the Board of the National Governing Body. These positions are: Vice-Chair Vice-President (Non-voting) Nominations for these positions can be made by completing the form, downloadable by clicking the button below. Nominations should be submitted electronically and an electronic…

April 3, 2020
Llantwit Fardre Walking Netball Club: The Story So Far

Siân Ponting leads one of Wales’ most successful walking netball clubs, Llantwit Fardre Walking Netball Club in Rhondda Cynon Taff. Last year, she was nominated as a finalist in the UK Coaching Awards ‘Community Coach of the Year’ category for her achievements in establishing, growing and nurturing the walking netball community in her area. With…

March 27, 2020
Netball Clubs Going from Strength to Strength

Netball continues to be one of the country’s fastest growing sports and netball clubs across the nation are experiencing unprecedented demand. COVID-19 has put a halt to netball activity in Wales, however once things begin to return to normal, there will be a couple of clubs which will hungry to get back to action… One…

March 24, 2020
Welsh Netball Launches Walking Netball Activator Course with Women’s Institute

This year, Welsh Netball in partnership with the National Federation of Women’s Institutes-Wales, has launched new Walking Netball Activator courses, with the popularity and positive impact of the walking format of netball continuing to grow and grow. The Walking Netball Activator course is a newly designed course which seeks to equip prospective walking netball leaders…

March 23, 2020
Welsh Netball: Here for You During COVID-19

Following the release of government advice earlier in the week, Welsh Netball has now started working remotely in order to help protect the health and well-being of its staff, members, athletes and volunteers. Welsh Netball staff will now be working digitally across all areas of the National Governing Body. All staff are still fully contactable…

March 13, 2020
COVID-19: Information and Guidance for Netball Clubs and Leagues

The health and safety of the Netball Family, whether you’re a member, player, volunteer, staff member or fan, is our main priority, particularly during this busy season with competitions and leagues running across the country at all levels of the game. Currently, there are no plans to cancel, postpone or otherwise change any of the…

February 18, 2020
Competition Calendar Amendment

Welsh Netball’s 2020 Senior Inter-Area Competition that was due to be held on 5 April 2020 has been postponed to a later date. This is due to logistical constraints. Welsh Netball will announce a new date and venue in due course.