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September 12, 2019
Llantwit Fardre Walking Netball Club Celebrates Its First Year

One year ago, Welsh Netball in partnership with Sport Rhondda Cynon Taff and the Women’s Institute launched some walking netball pilot sessions at Llantwit Fardre Leisure Centre which grew into one of the country’s first walking netball clubs. Now Llantwit Fardre Walking Netball Club is a year old, the walking format of the game has…

June 21, 2019
Umpiring Masterclass with Wales’ Elite Officials

Ahead of the 2019 Welsh Netball Summer Tests, Welsh Netball is pleased to present a unique match day experience for officials to undertake in-depth live analysis of international umpire performance. This unmissable workshop will be hosted by Wales’ own Superleague umpires, Alison Harrison (IUA) and Rhian Edwards. The workshop will take place at 6.30pm on…

June 11, 2019
Mascot Packages for Summer Tests for £15pp

Welsh Netball is pleased to be able to offer mascot packages for groups of up to 12 children at this year’s Welsh Netball Summer Tests in Cardiff. Our mascots are front and centre of our match days, leading the teams on to court ahead of the national anthems and cheering them on from the stands. …

June 7, 2019
Volunteers and Ball Girls & Boys Wanted

Ahead of the 2019 Welsh Netball Summer Tests, we are on the look out for volunteers and ball girls & boys who would be interested in helping with the event. International netball is returning to Cardiff’s Viola Arena – and with the World Cup right around the corner, the country is about to swept up…

May 21, 2019
End of an Era at Cowbridge Netball Club

May 2019 marks the end of an era at Cowbridge Netball Club as head coach of 18 years, Shaun Williams hands over the reins to the next generation. Williams, 60, is set to emigrate to Australia at the end of the month and she leaves behind an incredible legacy. Cowbridge Netball Club was formed from…

May 16, 2019
Under 12 and Under 14 Club Competitions Take Place in Bangor

On Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May, Welsh Netball’s National Club Competitions took place in Bangor, Gwynedd. Teams from across Wales gathered at Prifysgol Bangor University to participate in both cup and plate finals, having qualified via regional tournaments. In the Under 12s competition, it was Gilfach Netball Club (Caerphilly county) who came out on…

April 30, 2019
Success for Sketty Stars in their Maiden Season

It has been quite the year for a brand-new netball club from Swansea Bay who have enjoyed success both on and off the court in their very first season. With well over two dozen players, the club trains out of Gower College on Sundays (4.30pm until 6pm) and competes in Division 2 of the Swansea…

April 29, 2019
Welsh Netball and the Women’s Institute Launch Walking Netball Project

Welsh Netball and the National Federation of Women’s Institutes (NFWI)-Wales are delighted to launch a Walking Netball project that will see WI federations across Wales getting involved in organising Walking Netball sessions in their areas.  The project will be launched to WI members at the NFWI-Wales Annual Conference in Newport on 16 April. Walking Netball…

April 18, 2019
Nominations Open for Three Elected Directors
Ahead of Welsh Netball's Annual General Meeting (10am on Saturday 29 June at the Sport Wales National Centre, Cardiff) nominations are now open for the following Elected Board Director positions: Elected Director (Performance) Elected Director (Compliance and Engagement) Elected Director (Chair of the Board) All of these role are voluntary and consist of a three...