Highlights

April 12, 2021
‘Netball Nights In’ Concludes After Six Successful Months

With the ​return of outdoor modified netball for adults fast approaching we have taken the decision to conclude our popular Netball Nights In programme ​to allow clubs to concentrate on the return of netball. Netball Nights In has been a fantastic success during what has been an incredibly difficult time for the netball community. We first…

April 8, 2021
Welsh Netball Partners with Swiss Netball to Train Netball Leaders

On Thursday 8 April, Welsh Netball hosted its first ever partnered digital netball course with Swiss Netball. The two National Governing Bodies teamed up to deliver a Netball Leaders course for young netballers in Switzerland who will one day be at the forefront of netball’s continued growth in the Alpine nation.  The course saw 12…

March 26, 2021
Outdoor Children’s Netball to Resume

Following the latest Welsh Government announcement we are glad to be able to move forward with the resumption of modified outdoor children’s netball for those clubs that have completed the #NetsGetReady Checklist and schools who have familiarised themselves with the modified rules of netball.  Outdoor modified netball for under 18s can begin from Saturday 27…

March 23, 2021
Safeguarding a Top Priority with Launch of New Platform in 2021

We are pleased to share the news that we have partnered with MyConcern, an award-winning digital safeguarding platform, which will make it easier for club welfare officers (CWO’s) in Wales to report any concerning signs or behaviour regarding children or vulnerable adults at their clubs. The MyConcern platform will enable the discreet, instantaneous reporting of…

March 19, 2021
2021 Netball World Youth Cup Cancelled

It is with great regret that Welsh Netball must share the news that the 2021 Netball World Youth Cup has been cancelled by the International Netball Federation. Today, the International Netball Federation (INF) announced its decision to cancel the Netball World Youth Cup 2021 (NWYC) which was scheduled to take place from 2-11th December in…

March 17, 2021
NEW: Welsh Government Update

UPDATED 5PM ON WEDNESDAY 17 MARCH: Following consultations today with Welsh Government, WSA and Sport Wales, we as a sector are awaiting additional information from Welsh Government regarding age ranges, group sizes and other key factors which impact the safe return to netball for children.  We will provide an update as soon as we are…

March 15, 2021
Welsh Netball Launches Online Club Forums

We are thrilled to be launching our new virtual Club Forums next month! The Club Forums will be opportunities for any netball club in Wales, regardless of where they are based, to join a live conversation with Welsh Netball staff. We will be running five Club Forums in the coming 12 months and these will…

March 11, 2021
Prince’s Trust Cymru Women and Lockdown Panel

Join Welsh Netball CEO Sarah Jones and fellow panelists at 6pm on Tuesday 23rd March 2021 at an event to celebrate achievements and discuss the challenges faced by Women in Wales, hosted by Prince’s Trust Cymru. Building on from this year’s International Women’s Day theme (#choosetochallenge) and marking a year on from our first UK-wide lockdown,…

February 26, 2021
Schedule for 2022 Commonwealth Games Released

Birmingham 2022 has released the latest version of the competition schedule for next year’s Commonwealth Games – the biggest multi-sport event to be staged in the UK for a decade. The sporting action will start in style on Friday 29 July, with netball taking place from Friday 29 July to Sunday 7 August 2022 at…