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May 22, 2019
South Africa Name Squad for Wales Tests and NWC2019

Ahead of the Welsh Netball Summer Tests in July, South Africa have named their squad which will travel to Wales ahead of the 2019 World Cup in Liverpool. Norma Plummer’s squad features a number of familiar faces from Celtic Dragons’ Vitality Netball Superleague season, including captain Bongi Msomi from Wasps, Maryka Holtzhausen from Severn Stars…

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…

May 13, 2019
Ysgol Cwm Derwen Crowned Primary School Champions

On Thursday 2 May, Welsh Netball hosted its annual Primary Schools National Competition at Merthyr Tydfil. Fifteen primary school teams from across Wales who had made it through their respective regional qualifiers made their way down to Merthyr for an intense day of netball, hoping to make it into one of the four the semi-final…

May 9, 2019
Welsh Netball Summer Tests 2019

Welsh Netball is pleased to confirm that it will be hosting a series of international netball test matches ahead of this summer’s Netball World Cup. In addition to the already confirmed visit of South Africa, Wales will be competing against Malawi, Trinidad & Tobago and Grenada from 4 until 10 July in Cardiff. Wales will…

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 24, 2019
Nominations Open for Welsh Netball Vice-President

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 a non-voting Vice-President. This voluntary, ambassadorial role lasts for a term of four years. Vice-Presidents may serve a maximum of three terms. Nominations can be made using the nomination form, also…

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...