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August 17, 2017
Cardiff to Host Netball Europe Open Championships.

Cardiff will host the annual Netball Europe Open Championships at the Sport Wales National Centre, from 5th to 8th of October 2017.  The prestigious annual European netball tournament will see 8th world ranked Wales take on 3rd ranked England, Scotland (12th) and Northern Ireland (10th) in front of a packed crowd of netball fans. Cardiff…

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August 16, 2017
Wales Drawn into Pool B for Commonwealth Games 2018.

The official pools and match schedule for the preliminary rounds of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) Netball competition have been confirmed, marking one step closer to the pinnacle event. Wales’ national netball team will be joined by world number 2 New Zealand, England, Scotland, Uganda and Malawi in Pool B during the preliminary…

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August 14, 2017
2017/18 Membership Now Open

Welcome to a brand-new netball season! We’re offering another price freeze on membership packages for 2017/18 season.  New benefits! Free DBS checks for all eligible coaches and volunteers (equivalent of £7.50 worth of savings) 10% discount off any products at orthotix.co.uk 10% discount off biomechanical assessments at Ace Feet in Motion clinics. Find your nearest…

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August 10, 2017
Wales U17 to Compete at English Netball Performance League Tournament.

Wales’ national under 17 netball squad have accepted an invitation to compete at England Netball’s annual Netball Performance League [NPL] tournament, from 24 – 27 August at Nottingham University.  After a successful 2016/17 season with a silver medal finish at the 2017 Netball Europe U17 Championships and several first capped players, Wales’ U17 team will…

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August 9, 2017
Welsh Netball Team Up with Ace Feet in Motion and Orthotix.

Welsh Netball and Celtic Dragons are excited to announce Ace Feet in Motion and Orthotix as their official Podiatrist and exclusive supplier of sports and rehabilitation bracing. The partnership will allow Wales and Celtic Dragons athletes to benefit from expert services in foot health and sports medicine bracing ahead of months of vigorous pre-season training…

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August 2, 2017
Port Talbot School Teacher Awarded Highest Netball Umpiring Qualification.

Alison Davies of Fforestfach has received the International Umpiring Award [IUA] from the International Netball Federation at the recent Netball World Youth Cup.  The IUA is the highest qualification level that can be achieved by a netball umpire.  Alison is currently the only umpire in Wales that holds the IUA status. On her recent achievements,…

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August 2, 2017
Welsh Netball and Men’s Rugby 7s selected for 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games Wales have today confirmed that the Wales netball team and men’s Rugby 7s will be competing at next year’s Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. Netball and men’s rugby 7s are the first team sport to be selected for a place in the Team Wales squad at next year’s Games, having met the Commonwealth…

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July 26, 2017
Netball On the Rise in Powys

Netball activities in Powys have increased over the past twelve months as Welsh Netball make efforts to grow the game across the county.  As a result of hard work building relationships with Local Authorities, partners and volunteers, Welsh Netball have created more opportunities for the local communities to play and get involved in the sport. …

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July 14, 2017
Wales Fight Back to Win World Cup Thriller Against Barbados.

Wales’ U21 netball team have won their crucial match against Caribbean side Barbados at the Netball World Youth Cup 2017 [NWYC2017], winning 47-44. Head Coach Natalie Peperell said the squad gave it everything they had on court: “The girls knew how important this game was for us and I’m proud that they gave it absolutely…