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April 9, 2019
Llantrisant Win Under 16 National Clubs Competition

On Sunday 7 April, Welsh Netball hosted its annual Under 16s National Clubs Competition at House of Sport, Cardiff. The competition was split into cup and plate sections and teams representing a number of clubs from across all regions of Wales took part in both sections. The winners of the cup competition, who strode unbeaten…

April 9, 2019
Senior Inter Area Competition Results

On Saturday 6 April, Welsh Netball hosted the Senior Inter Area Competition at Merthyr Tydfil Leisure Centre. Eleven teams from across Wales took part and it was Afan Nedd Tawe A from the Swansea Bay area that took top honours, with Glamorgan Valleys A finishing as runners-up.  Senior Inter Area 2019 Position Team Winners AFAN…

April 8, 2019
Wales Players Show Support for #WhiteCard

Welsh Netball is proud to show its support for the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace. On 6 April 2019, International Day of Sport for Development and Peace was marked globally, with various events taking place. In 2013, the UN General Assembly declared 6 April as the International Day of Sport for Development…

April 2, 2019
Coaching and Umpiring Courses Coming Up in 2019

Welsh Netball has a range of umpiring and coaching courses coming up in locations across Wales this year. The courses, for a range of experience levels and abilities, can help you to take the next step on your netball pathway and are available for Welsh Netball members to book via the membership website. Full details of…

April 2, 2019
Welsh Netball Appoints New Head of Performance

Welsh Netball is pleased to announce that it has appointed Rachel Bayley as its new Head of Performance. Bayley joins Welsh Netball from British Gymnastics and has held several elite performance roles across the sport sector. Bayley has previous experience of working with large National Governing Bodies. She worked as Regional Manager of Talent and…

March 6, 2019
Half-Term Netball and Rugby Camp Collaboration

During February half-term, Welsh Netball was pleased to be able to collaborate with Dragons Rugby to put on a Girls Netball & Rugby Camp in Cwmbran Stadium.  The camp was very well supported by girls from across the Dragons’ Gwent region. The young netball and rugby players in attendance benefited from developing transferable physical skills…

March 6, 2019
Welsh Netball Attend Launch of ‘Watch Her Go’

In the week leading up to International Women’s Day, Welsh Netball was proud to be in attendance at the launch of ‘Watch Her Go,’ a new network and movement that aims to raise the profile and visibility of women’s sport in Wales. Watch Her Go (known in Welsh as Amdani) will shape the development of…

March 4, 2019
Wales Under 17 Claim Silver at Netball Europe

Wales Under 17 returned home from the Netball Europe Under 17 Open Championships in Huddersfield this weekend as runners-up after three fantastic victories in the European showpiece competition.  The Welsh youngsters faced a demanding schedule of four fixtures in three days and began the tournament with two huge games in the first day. The tournament…

February 28, 2019
Welsh Netball Umpiring Appointments

Welsh Netball’s elite umpires are enjoying a busy season of officiating in Wales and beyond with a number of officiating appointments having been made for our umpires in international competitions. This weekend’s Netball Europe Under 17 Championships will feature two Welsh umpires: Claire Williams and Rhian Edwards. They will oversee matches during the three-day tournament…