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January 25, 2021
Welsh Netball Welcomes Launch of Welsh Government Spectator Sports Survival Fund

Welsh Netball welcomes today’s Welsh Government announcement of the Spectator Sports Survival Fund for sports which have been adversely impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic.  The funding, worth £17.7 million to the sector, will help Welsh Netball continue its vital work on behalf of Wales’ netball community. It has been designed to provide sports with immediate financial support through…

January 21, 2021
Welsh Netball Launches Umpire Steering Group

Recently, Welsh Netball launched a new nationwide Umpiring Steering Group to help determine the direction of Wales’ netball umpiring pathway and strategy. We were delighted by the number of expressions of interest we received in response to launching the group. The group itself met for the first time in January 2021 and saw a number…

January 5, 2021
Welsh Netball Teams Up with Physique Management to Introduce Members Discount

Welsh Netball is pleased to announce that it has extended its partnership with sports healthcare product specialists Physique. The partnership means that Physique remains the official physiotherapy product supplier to Welsh Netball and Celtic Dragons. Physqiue will provide Welsh Netball and Celtic Dragons’ physiotherapists and athletes with sports healthcare products of the highest quality, to…

January 4, 2021
‘Netball Nights In’ Returns for 2021

Following on from the success of Our ‘Netball Nights In’ initiative during Wales’ firebreak lockdown, ‘Netball Nights In Take 2’ returns for the start of 2021. For as long as Wales remains in Level 4 Coronavirus restrictions, we will be running two digital ‘Netball Nights In’ activities per week free to access, for our netball…

December 18, 2020
Updated: Tier 4 Restrictions

This article has been updated to reflect the move to tier 4 restrictions that was brought forward from the 24th December to the 19th December Welsh Netball will continue to work with the Welsh Government via the Welsh Sports Association throughout December and January as Wales is poised to move to Level 4 Covid-19 restrictions;…

December 14, 2020
Cil-y-Coed Netball Club in Spotlight for Kindness

We have been blown away by the commitment, kindness and creativity of netball clubs up and down Wales over the past few months. Faced with closed courts and lockdown restrictions, you have met these challenges with a positive, can-do attitude that makes Welsh Netball very proud. This week, we are highlighting the work of Cil-y-Coed…

December 14, 2020
Christmas Opening Hours

The Welsh Netball staff team will be taking a well earned break over the Christmas period. Our ‘home offices’ will be closing on Wednesday December 23 at 5pm and re-opening on Monday January 4 2021 from 9am. The phone lines will be closed – if for any reason you are unable to reach our voicemail service, please…

December 11, 2020
Welsh Netball Recommends Community Netball ‘Pause’ for Christmas Holidays

After reviewing the latest government guidelines and the reduced self-isolation period (now 10 days from 14) we recommend that community netball ‘pauses’ in Wales on Monday December 14. This means that should anyone need to self-isolate, they would be able to complete the 10 day isolation period before Christmas Eve. This is suggested to help protect netballers and…

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…