News

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…

February 23, 2021
Welsh Netball Seeks Equality and Inclusion Director

Welsh Netball is currently recruiting for an enthusiastic and forward-thinking person with specific skills, experience and knowledge relating to Equality, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) to join its Board as a Non-Executive Director. The National Governing Body is searching for an experienced individual with strong critical thinking skills who can apply independent judgement to work effectively…

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…