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August 2, 2019
New Membership Season to Open on Monday 19 August

The new 2019/20 season’s membership affiliation window opens on Monday 19th August 2019. From that date, you can re-affiliate for the coming season. The affiliation window will be open until the end of October. Do I need to affiliate? All players, coaches and umpires who are involved in Welsh Netball affiliated leagues must be Welsh…

August 1, 2019
Wales U17 Compete in England’s NPL Tournament

Wales Under 17 recently traveled to Nottingham to compete in England Netball’s end of season ‘Netball Performance League’ tournament. The squad has been hard at work in recent weeks, both on and off the court. They have been busy fundraising for the tournament which comes after their very successful Netball Europe 2019 campaign, where they…

July 17, 2019
Wales Under 17 Squad for 2019/20 Revealed

Welsh Netball is pleased to announce its Under 17 Wales squad for the coming season. Welsh Netball would like to congratulate the following on their selection… Player Area Club Katie Aindow North East North Dragons Sasha Aldridge North East North Dragons Tia Davies Glamorgan Valleys Rhondda Netball Ffion Martin North East North Dragons Catrin Minto…

July 16, 2019
New Board Directors Join Welsh Netball

Following Welsh Netball’s 2019 Annual General Meeting, two new Directors have taken up a position on the Board of the National Governing Body. Julia Longville becomes Welsh Netball’s new Director of Performance, taking over from Lesley Riddell who has completed the maximum of three terms of service. Longville is Dean of Cardiff Metropolitan University’s School…

July 15, 2019
2019 Summer Tests: Wales Make It 4 in a Row

Wales have finished off their 2019 Summer Tests ins style, with four victories in a row! After a tough start to their summer international campaign against South Africa, Wales had the no small feat of facing Malawi and Trinidad & Tobago, two nations ranked higher than Wales in the INF World Rankings! On Saturday 6…

July 9, 2019
South Africa Win the Wendy White Trophy

Wales began their 2019 Summer Tests with a two game series against South Africa’s SPAR Proteas at the Viola Arena in Cardiff Bay. The two games were Wales’ first look at Julie Hoornweg’s brand-new Wales squad, featuring six uncapped players. Three of the debutantes took to court, Lucy Howells, Chantelle Walker Jones and Betsy Creak….

July 3, 2019
Meet Wales’ 2019 Debutantes

On the eve of the 2019 Welsh Netball Summer Tests, attention will turn to a new generation of Welsh netballer as the Cymraesau set their sights on qualification for Birmingham 2022. Among those hoping to step onto court for their first cap this July are two players who formed part of Tania Hoffman’s Celtic Dragons…

June 26, 2019
2019 Summer Tests: Wales Team Revealed

With just over a week to go until Wales begin their series of Summer Tests against South Africa, Malawi, Trinidad & Tobago and Grenada, the 15-player Wales squad can now be revealed. Welsh Netball would like to congratulate the following players on their selection… The Wales squad features a mixture of experience and youth, with…

June 26, 2019
S4C to Broadcast Wales’ Games Against Malawi and Trinidad & Tobago

Wales will welcome world-class opposition to Cardiff next week and S4C will be broadcasting two of the senior team’s matches live! As part of the 2019 Summer Tests, Wales face the Malawi, who are placed sixth in the world rankings, on Saturday 6 July at the Viola Arena in Cardiff. The following day, on Sunday…