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January 21, 2020
North East Wales Win Under 18 Inter Area Competition

On Sunday 19 January, Welsh Netball hosted its National Under 18 Inter Area Competition at Bangor University. Ten teams from across the country took part in the competition and on this occasion it was North East Wales A who came out on top, with Cardiff & Vale A finishing as runners-up. Speaking after the first…

December 17, 2019
Mold Netball Club Wins Under 19s National Club Competition

The first National Club Competition of 2019 took place on Saturday 14 December in Swansea as 8 netball clubs went head-to-head in the Under 19 age category. Mold Netball Club from Flintshire took top spot this year, overcoming the challenge of Leckwith Netball Club from Cardiff who finished in runners-up position. The full table of…

November 29, 2019
Inaugural Unity Shield Competition a Great Success

On Saturday 23 November, Welsh Netball in partnership with South Wales Police, hosted the first ever Unity Shield Community Cohesion competition in Swansea. Over 100 women and girls were in attendance for a fun day of netball, playing alongside officers from South Wales Police. Teams came from communities across the region and had a minimum…

November 20, 2019
C Award Umpiring Qualification Goes Digital

Welsh Netball is pleased to share the news that it has started to offer a digital C Award umpiring theory test, thereby increasing access to the qualification for aspiring netball umpires across the country.  Netball Europe’s C Award is the first formal qualification on Netball Europe’s umpiring pathway and is the first qualification umpires must…

November 4, 2019
Welsh Walking Netball Coach Is A UK Coaching Award Finalist

Welsh Netball is very pleased to share the news that Siân Ponting of Llantwit Fardre Walking Netball Club has been nominated for the final shortlist of the prestigious 2019 UK Coaching Awards as Community Coach of Year. Siân, who set-up and leads sessions for the 1 year-old club in Rhondda Cynon Taff is one of…

October 30, 2019
Welsh Netball Launches New Accreditation Scheme for Netball Clubs

Welsh Netball is pleased to announce the launch of a brand-new sports quality accreditation scheme for netball clubs in Wales: Dragon Mark. Dragon Mark (Marc y Ddraig) aims to support netball clubs, their administrators and volunteers in providing the best possible experience for its members and participants, operating with best practice. By ensuring that accredited…

October 30, 2019
Extended Deadline: Unity Shield Competition

(30 Oct 2019) Welsh Netball has extended the entry deadline for the Unity Shield competition taking place on 23 November in Swansea. Entries can now be made up to 5pm on Sunday 3 November. Please download the entry form below and return to tori.roberts-burt@welshnetball.com Welsh Netball is pleased to be working alongside South Wales Police…

October 18, 2019
Mixed Netball Tournament in November

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MIDDAY ON FRIDAY 8 NOVEMBER – DISREGARD THE DATE ON THE ENTRY FORM On Friday 15 November Welsh Netball will be hosting a mixed netball tournament, taking place at the Sport Wales National Centre in Cardiff from 6pm until 9.30pm. The tournament will be running as a round robin giving all teams…

September 17, 2019
2019/20 National Competitions Calendar Changes

On 11 September 2019, the National Calendar was amended, so please ensure that you have the correct dates, shown below. Changes were made to the date and location of the U14 Inter Area competition and the location of the U16 National Clubs competition. Welsh Netball has published the 2019/20 National Competitions calendar. Entry and team…