Team Wales News

June 23, 2021
International Netball Returns this Summer

Welsh Netball is ecstatic to share the news that the Welsh international side will finally be back in action this August, after 18 months away from international competition due to the Coronavirus pandemic. From Friday 20 until Sunday 22 August, Wales will be up in Glasgow’s Emirates Arena, taking on our Celtic cousins, Scotland and…

June 10, 2021
2021 Wales Senior International Squad Selected

Welsh Netball is pleased to announce that the selection process for the 2021 Wales senior international netball squad has been completed and the following athletes have been selected for the coming year:  Carys Allen (Central NC)  Rebecca Baker (South East / Risca NC / Celtic Dragons)  Millie Carter (South East / Ystrad Mynach NC)  Betsy Creak (Team Bath)  Suzy Drane (Toucans)  Morganne Dunne (Celtic…

April 19, 2021
Wales U21 Return to Training

Last week, we were pleased to see the return of our Wales Under 21 athletes to the national training environment following the latest easing of the government’s pandemic restrictions. As designated elite athletes, Wales U21 can now train indoors and we caught up with Wales U21 head coach, Nikki Lloyd, to see how the squad…

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…

February 8, 2021
Wales U21 Fundraising Virtual ‘Walk to Fiji’

Wales U21 have qualified to take part in the prospective 2021 Netball World Youth Cup in Fiji. The 20-team tournament would feature the best young netballers on the planet and some of Wales’ most promising youth netballers hope to be among them. The 32-strong Wales U21 long squad, plus the management team, are now working…

December 9, 2020
UPDATE: 2021 Wales Senior Squad Trials Temporarily Postponed

It is with regret that Welsh Netball has had to temporarily postpone its trials applications process for the 2021 senior Wales team. This is due to the evolving nature of COVID-19 guidance for elite netball. All applicants will be contacted directly via email to update them on this development. We hope to reschedule the trials…

December 9, 2020
Wales Under 21s Launch Fundraising Drive for 2021 and Beyond

Wales Under 21 have launched a fundraising drive to support their squad as they approach a big prospective year of international netball. Depending on how the global battle against Coronavirus develops, 2021 will hopefully see a return of Netball Europe competition and the hosting of the 2021 Netball World Youth Cup in Fiji. Wales U21 will be hoping to…

November 19, 2020
Cardiff Sports Orthopaedics Becomes Official Medical Services Provider to Welsh Netball

Welsh Netball is pleased to share the news that it has entered in to a three-year partnership with Cardiff Sports Orthopaedics, which becomes the Official Medical Services Provider to Welsh Netball and Celtic Dragons. The partnership sees Mr Angus Robertson, Orthopaedic Surgeon and Fellow of the Faculty of Sports & Exercise Medicine, become the Chief…