News

August 15, 2018
2018/19 Season: Member Information

Welcome to a brand-new netball season! The new 2018/19 season’s affiliation window opens on Monday 20th August 2018. We are looking forward to the new season, here is your ‘need to know’ information! Do I need to affiliate? All players, coaches and umpires who are involved in Welsh Netball affiliated leagues must be Welsh Netball…

August 14, 2018
New Job Vacancies

Welsh Netball announce two new job opportunities: Workforce Development Co-ordinator and Events & Competition Officer. For more information on current job opportunities with Welsh Netball please visit our ‘vacancies‘ page. 

August 13, 2018
Wales Head Coach Vacancy

Welsh Netball is looking for a passionate and committed individual to lead the senior Wales netball team. We are looking for an inspirational leader with an athlete-centred approach who has previous experience of developing talent. With an open and inclusive leadership style, the role holder will plan and deliver the new 5 Year Performance Plan…

August 7, 2018
Usk Netball Club Launch New Competitive Team for Primary School Children

It may be the off-season, but netball clubs across Wales are planning for the 2018-19 season and Usk Netball Club is no exception, with ambitious plans to launch a new competitive team for primary school children.  The new team will be coached by  Usk Netball Club member and Wye Valley Netball League chair, Claire Powell….

August 2, 2018
Welsh Netball Working Towards InSport Ribbon

Welsh Netball is currently working towards the inSport ribbon, a standard which reflects the National Governing Body for netball in Wales’ commitment to broadening opportunities for those with disabilities to access netball. The InSport standards are a part of the broader InSport project, which aims to support physical activity, sport and leisure organisations to deliver…

August 2, 2018
Splott Superstars: Netball Club for Asylum Seekers and Refugees

Welsh Netball and the Wales Council for Voluntary Action are pleased to share the story of Heather Lewis from Cardiff, who, with support from BME Sport Cymru, founded Spoltt Superstars – a netball club for asylum seekers and refugees. In the video below, Heather shares her story and talks about the incredible impact that Splott…

August 2, 2018
Welsh Netball Celebrate #PlayDay2018 in Merthyr Tydfil

On Wednesday 1 August, Welsh Netball took part in National Play Day 2018 by hosting its netball inflatable at Active Merthyr’s sports village in Cyfarthfa Park, Merthyr Tydfil.  Active Merthyr, who are responsible for sports development in Merthyr Tydfil County Borough, hosted a range of free sports activities for young people enjoying the school holidays….

July 30, 2018
Wales Under 17 Finish 4th at NPL Tournament

Welsh Netball’s Under 17 squad enjoyed an excellent run at this weekend’s England Netball NPL (Netball Performance League) tournament in Nottingham, finishing in 4th place.  The squad, sponsored by a number of businesses and fundraising work, travelled to Nottingham to face off against some of the best Under 17s sides in England in the end…

July 25, 2018
Welsh Netball Presents: netball tots®

On Wednesday 25 July at the Royal Welsh Agricultural Show in Builth Wells, Welsh Netball launched a brand-new programme for children aged 3-6 called ‘netball tots®.’ The programme, aimed at developing the physical literacy of young children, is fronted by a charming netball character called Bib. Bib guides little netball players on their first journey…