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Christian picked up for Blaze netball program Sapphire Coast netball Christian Bownds is one of three South Coast products named to take part in a special South Coast Blaze talent identification program….

Netball South Africa President recovers after testing positive for COVID-19 The latest news about the president of Netball SA brought hope to the public about the COVID-19 pandemic, when it became known that she had fully recovered from the virus after being in total quarantine.

New Diamonds coach still in netball plans Netball Australia hope to appoint a new national coach by August, although internationals remain a potential casualty in an increasingly crowded calendar.

Peel Football and Netball League chaplains move to online to keep athletes mentally healthy during COVID-19 Peel Football and Netball League introduce chaplains to keep athletes mentally healthy during COVID-19.

England netball captain Natalie Haythornthwaite writes an open letter to the 'heroes of this country' Barrowford's Natalie Haythornthwaite - captain of the Vitality Roses England netball team - has penned an open letter hailing the country's heroes amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Giants defender Sam Poolman counting the cost of Super Netball shutdown due to coronavirus The Giants defender's elite sporting career was forged on it with countless years spent travelling between Newcastle and Sydney in pursuit of her dream while barely earning enough to cover petrol money.

Monmouth school teams up with Severn Stars for netball scheme MONMOUTH School for Girls will be running a Severn Stars Under-17 Nova Academy for its talented netball players from September as part of an exciting new partnership.

South Africa: Netball SA President Recovers From Coronavirus, Shares Experience Netball South Africa President Cecilia Molokwane has fully recovered from Covid-19 after being in quarantine for the past two weeks. Molokwane had travelled to the United Kingdom and had several meetings with heads of various sports federations including the Minister of Sports, Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa prior to her testing positive.

International Day of Sport for Development and Peace Today, 6th April 2020 marks International Day of Sport for Development and Peace which will be celebrated around the globe.

COVID-19: Netball SA President fully recovered Molokwane has been in quarantine for the past two weeks after returning from the UK. She met with heads of various sports federations including the Sports Minister Nathi Mthethwa before testing positive. The results of her latest test came back on Saturday.

Netball zones to stay as Netball New Zealand takes over the Tactix Acting chief executive officer of Netball New Zealand, David Cooper, said a decision will be made within the next 10 days regarding the management of the Tactix. "The way that we see it is in a holding position similar to the Northern Stars," he said.

Coronavirus: Netball South Africa president Cecilia Molokwane gets COVID-19 all-clear Cecilia Molokwane, the president of Netball South Africa, has tested negative after previously contracting COVID-19. Molokwane has been in quarantine for the past two weeks after testing positive for the virus.

After years of mounting debt, Netball Mainland liquidation was 'inevitable' "It made it a position… for that we were unable to recover from." READ MORE: Coronavirus: Massive revenue loss could cripple Netball New Zealand: Coronavirus: Netball New Zealand staff show solidarity by taking pay cuts : Coronavirus: Netball Mainland placed in voluntary liquidation due to Covid-19 impact.

The day without football and netball was a gloomy one - Coronavirus On Saturday, April 4, we were supposed to reunite as a community for round one of the Horsham District Football Netball League's 2020 season. But no sport was played on Saturday, as the reality of postponements caused by the COVID-19 pandemic came into view.

Illawarra WNBL, Super Netball blueprint, as NBL try to save LaMelo Ball Hawks deal WNBL and Super Netball bound for Illawarra.

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Netball SA President Molokwane Recovers From COVID-19 Netball South Africa President, Cecilia Molokwane has been in quarantine for the past two weeks after testing positive for COVID-19. Molokwane had traveled to the United Kingdom and had several meetings with heads of various sports federations including the Minister of Sports, Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa prior to her testing positive.

Netball SA president Cecilia Molokwane recovers from Covid-19 Netball South Africa president Cecilia Molokwane has recovered from the novel coronavirus, the sports association revealed on Saturday. Molokwane had been among the first prominent South Africans to test positive for the coronavirus, which Netball SA had announced on Tuesday, March 24.

And so it begins… our Saturday afternoons without country football or netball April 4 was the start date for the Heathcote District and Loddon Valley league seasons. Well, the HDFNL would have played its first game the previous week with the stand-alone season-opener between White Hills and Mount Pleasant under lights.

Netball Mainland being placed in liquidation Netball New Zealand chief executive Jennie Wyllie is "gutted" Netball Mainland's financial woes have led to the zone being put in liquidation, but she says the region's ANZ Premiership side, the Tactix, will be looked after by the national body.

Coronavirus: Netball Mainland placed in voluntary liquidation due to Covid-19 impact The financial pressure because of the coronavirus pandemic has forced one of Kiwi netball's zones to close.

Netball Mainland goes into voluntary liquidation Spokesperson Darren Wright said the ongoing effects of COVID-19 have placed too much financial pressure on them.

Surrey Storm in process of furloughing staff and players - Netball News The franchise business end up being the 2nd Superleague team to reveal they are occupying federal government assistance after Manchester Thunder Last Updated: 03/04/20 8: 20 pm Storm are furloughing o.

Surrey Storm in process of furloughing staff and players Vitality Netball Superleague franchise Surrey Storm have announced that they are in the process of furloughing staff and players. In a statement released on Friday night, the franchise said that owing to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic they have decided to furlough their workforce, in order to safeguard future jobs and help sustain the club.

Netball Australia runs free online clinics, also including mindfulness and cooking Cooped-up kids can train with Australia's top netballers from home, with online classes presented by the nation's top players.

'My duty to help NHS fight coronavirus' England netballer and trained doctor Layla Guscoth says it was “her duty” to volunteer for hospital shifts during the coronavirus pandemic.

Netball needs Commonwealth gold-medal spirit to save Superleague, says Jade Clarke Survival of the elite domestic competition after the coronavirus lockdown hangs in the balance, says England's most-capped player.

Coronavirus: Massive revenue loss could cripple Netball New Zealand "They know we're doing everything at the moment and I think they've got a lot of confidence in us and the experience we all bring to the table, particularly in a time where this requires financial knowledge." Community netball is critical for NNZ with nearly 138,000 registered members playing the sport across 83 netball centres and five zones.

We're All In This Together #NetballFamily As the famous High School Musical song goes, "We're all in this together". This could not be more accurate given the current COVID-19 outbreak and its impact on billions of lives across the globe.

QUIZ: How much do you know about world netball? Our weekly 'Friday Netball Quiz' is back and this time we're testing your knowledge of netball around the world… After our first quiz kept a focus on netball in England, this one casts its net a little wider and broadens out to look at netball in Australia and New Zealand.

Llantwit Fardre Walking Netball Club: The Story So Far - Welsh Netball Siân Ponting leads one of Wales' most successful walking netball clubs, Llantwit Fardre Walking Netball Club in Rhondda Cynon Taff. Last year, she was nominated as a finalist in the UK Coaching Awards 'Community Coach of the Year' category for her achievements in establishing, growing and nurturing the walking netball community in her area.

Off The Court: Tracey Neville and Tamsin Greenway discuss a world netball calendar Tracey Neville and Tamsin Greenway discuss the opportunity netball has to coordinate a world calendar, during the latest episode of Off The Court. With all netball across the world suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, Neville believes this marks a moment in time for the sport to focus upon coordinating as a collective.

David and Tim discuss the footy and netball landscape with BFNL's Shane Anwyl David Brehaut and Tim O'Connor again used the wonders of modern technology to engage in an online discussion with Ballarat Football Netball League operations…

Netball World Quarterly Officiating News - March 2020 Netball World Officiating News - a quarterly newsletter dedicated to the world of netball officiating has released its latest edition. The March edition covers the first quarter of 2020, so read on for a for a quick round up of what has happened in International Netball Officiating in the 1st quarter of 2020.

Kiewa Sandy-Creek's Abbey O'Brien reflects on netball career The midcourt star admitted her time with Kiewa Sandy-Creek, and Ovens and Murray league club Wodonga, has given her plenty of highlights to look back on. But one that particularly stands out is taking to the court in 2018 with her daughter, Chelsea, for an A-grade game.

Football-netball clubs to remain in activity hiatus READ MORE - AFL calls on country footy leagues to delay start of season to May 31 READ MORE - AFLCV still operating through season uncertainty, but at reduced…

Vitality Netball Superleague considering league resumption scenarios A number of scenarios are being considered by the Vitality Netball Superleague as they explore the possibility of how the competition will resume following the suspension brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.

England Netball prepared for "considerable financial pressure" as suspension of sport hits finances Reigning Superleague champions Manchester Thunder are the only franchise so far to have furloughed their 15-strong playing squad and two coaches, under the government's scheme to protect businesses during the coronavirus pandemic.

Rhian Evans Wins Swansea Junior Sportswoman Award - Welsh Netball It has already been quite the year for Wales and Celtic Dragons shooter, Rhian Evans who was awarded the title of Junior Sportswoman of the Year at the Swansea Sports Awards earlier this month.

Coronavirus: Netball New Zealand staff show solidarity by taking pay cuts Pay cuts just the first step for Netball NZ amid bleak Covid-19 landscape.

Jacqui Newton awaits fate of Australian Netball League season "It's just a really good culture and it's a weird feeling not seeing them."

State Titles wait for netball officials Netball Victoria considers championships.

Super Netball's international stars head home to wait out virus Super Netball stars have dispersed far and wide, with players moving intestate and overseas since the start of the 2020 competition was put on hold. The eight-team competition scheduled to start in May was last week deferred until at least June 30 because of the evolving coronavirus pandemic.

Twitter Highlights: What's Happening In the absence of regular netball activity twitter has been full of innovative at home workouts and challenges from Netball Scotland members, clubs and schools. We've rounded up some of our favourites below. It's time to find out what's been happening and hopefully inspire you to #GetInvolved:.

Super Netball stars spread far and wide With the start of the Super Netball season deferred until at least the end of June, some of the international stars have opted to return home.

Football and netball magazine arrives tomorrow The McPherson Media Group’s annual Football and Netball Magazine is turning 16 this year —and how sweet it is. Once again your one-stop shop for all things football and netball as the respective seasons of your favourite teams get set to…

Caribbean Netball Stars Set for Pay Cut Amidst COVID-19 Fallout MELBOURNE, Australia, CMC - The coronavirus pandemic is set to deal a harsh blow to the earnings of Caribbean stars in the Australia Super Netball League, after the players association struck a deal with organisers for a reduction in player salaries.

Hamersley Netball Club adapts in response to coronavirus NETBALLERS have changed their game in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Hamersley Netball Club has launched a series of online home programs after having to stop training and matches as part of the response to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Vitality Netball Superleague: Manchester Thunder move to continue paying players Manchester Thunder, the reigning Vitality Netball Superleague champions, will continue to pay their players, as they take up the government's option of support during the coronavirus pandemic.

INF Sports Administrator Intern - Recruitment Update The recruitment process for the INF Sports Administrator Intern has been put on hold for the foreseeable future. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by the 6th of April 2020 to confirm whether they wish their application to remain live until the recruitment process can restart.

Uncertainty surrounding netball season Carnivals cancelled, training off and an uncertain season - these are the challenges facing Cowra Netball Association in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Following an announcement from Netball NSW, all netball activity has ceased, with the organisation looking to provide an update on April 15 or earlier should circumstances change.

17 Truths Only Netball Umpires Will Understand Me, twirling around in my umpire dress.* Why, yes — I am the official.

Scotland and Glasgow Sirens netball star picks up Newmains sports science job Lauren Tait still dreams of running out at the Commonwealth Games after injury denied her last time out. But now the Scotland netball international is juggling life on court with work on the football pitch too. Tait, 23, recently joined Newmains United as their new sports scientist.

Super Netball season start now scheduled later than Silverdome game's original date Launceston's scheduled Super Netball clash remains in grave doubt, but Netball Tasmania is confident that the Silverdome will not lose its biggest event of the year in what could be a condensed playing fixture this season. The competition opening had been pushed back on Saturday nearly two months until June 30 at the earliest.

Coronavirus: Silver Ferns captain Laura Langman affected by Super Netball pay cuts Silver Ferns captain Laura Langman is the skipper of perennial title contenders, the Sunshine Coast Lightning, in Super Netball and will be among those affected.

Netball Victoria Association Championships and Albury representative tournament postponed Netball Victoria's Association Championships were scheduled to be contested at J.C King Park on May 17, while the Albury Netball Association had a representative tournament planned for April 5. The cancellations are in line with advice from Netball Victoria, recommending all community netball be suspended until May 31.

The Armagh football and Superleague netball star working as a GP through the Covid-19 crisis Caroline O’Hanlon tells The42 about working on the front line and not having time to think about missing sport.

Tracey Neville believes Vitality Netball Superleague season needs to run in full upon resumption Tracey Neville believes that when it is safe for netball to return in England, the Vitality Netball Superleague season does need to be run in full in order to fully support franchises.

'Everyone's concerned': Players cop 70 per cent pay cut The average salary for a Super Netball player in Australia is $67,000, with many on the minimum wage salary of $30,000. The average salary for a Super Netball player in Australia is $67,000.Credit:AAP.

Super Netball delays season, slashes pay Super Netball players will take two weeks leave and then a 70 per cent pay cut for three more weeks as the league deals with the new season being pushed back until at least June 30.

Super Netball players agree to 70 percent pay cut Super Netball players will receive a 70 percent pay cut for five weeks in order to reduce the financial impact of COVID-19, the Suncorp Super Netball League and the Australian Netball Player's Association announced on Saturday.

Netball Clubs Going from Strength to Strength - Welsh Netball Netball continues to be one of the country's fastest growing sports and netball clubs across the nation are experiencing unprecedented demand.

Netball Scotland Launch Walking Netball Buddy System The Walking Netball Buddy System is a way for Walking Netball Members to stay connected to friends and strengthen their sense of community by supporting each other through this time. A quick phone call to check in can make all the difference and can bring people together.

Rachel Dunn shares her pride at working for the NHS Rachel Dunn, Wasps netballer and genetic technologist at St George's Trust in Tooting, has shared the pride that she feels working for the NHS.

ANZ Premiership netball season suspended during lockdown The 2020 ANZ Premiership netball season has been suspended indefinitely, due to the coronavirus crisis that has New Zealand in lockdown. Last week, Netball New Zealand decided to shut the league down for two weeks, but has now suspended play for the foreseeable future.

High community spirit during staff vs pupils netball match in local primary school Fundraising for a great cause and a chance to play their teachers for Billingham youngsters.

National Head Coach Opportunity with The Australian Diamonds Netball Australia are looking for a National Head Coach who will be responsible for leading the technical delivery and performance standards of the Australian Netball Diamonds. The role will support a nationally aligned and integrated high-performance system that embraces all stakeholders.

U17 Netball Europe Championships - The Weekend Recap Our U17's returned from the Netball Europe Championships as Bronze Medal winners after a highly competitive weekend of netball. Our #FutureThistles were up against some pretty tough competition, winning 2 out of their 4 matches across the weekend. Day 1:.

State netball continues to beckon for McDonald On Wednesday, the Lions' Elle McDonald was named in the 2020 Victorian Fury squad for the Australian Netball League. McDonald's selection in the 15-player squad comes after she made the Fury squad last year, where the Victorian outfit claimed the 2019 title.

Exclusive: Netball Players Association launches coronavirus mental health fund The Netball Players Association has launched a coronavirus mental health fund amid fears the pandemic could leave some of the country's top players out of pocket. It comes as players' unions held an emergency meeting on Tuesday to discuss the impact the coronavirus outbreak is having on their members.

Netball South Africa's president tests positive for COVID-19 after visiting UK Molokwane had travelled to the United Kingdom for meetings with the International Netball Federation where she serves as a board member in March. These meetings took place as South Africa is gearing to host the 2023 Netball World Cup in Cape Town. "I found out on Tuesday morning that I have tested positive for the Corona Virus.

Netball SA president tests positive for coronavirus Netball SA president Cecilia Molokwane has tested positive for Covid-19 after travelling abroad on 2023 World Cup business‚ the federation said in a statement on Tuesday.

MECs who had close encounter with with Netball SA president to undergo Covid-19 testing Two Limpopo MECs are set to undergo coronavirus testing after they had a close encounter with the president of Netball SA, Cecilia Molokwane, who has announced that she tested positive for the virus.

Netball players join provincial teams Rutendo Moyo, St Andrew's School for Girls learner, was selected to represent the u-17 B Southern Gauteng Action Netball team at the annual inter-provincial tournament. Zinhle Fakude was selected into the u-14 A Gauteng East Action Netball Team at the Little League Inter-Provincial Tournament.

Football and netball clubs in for the long haul While for many, the loss of sport is far from the biggest issue in life, players and officials are facing a reality without football and netball, as measures to stop the spread of the virus seem all but certain to increase. The biggest feeling within his playing group, according to Echuca United coach Guy Campbell, is disappointment.

TeamNS and Murphy Wealth team up to look after Your Financial Health During COVID-19 With financial uncertainty dominating the news headlines - from salary cuts and job losses, to Government grants and mortgage payment holidays - everyone is facing a financial challenge or strain. Both parties will be maximising use of their platforms to support the people of Scotland and the nation.

Netball SA president tests positive for Covid-19 Molokwane had travelled to the UK for meetings with the International Netball Federation where she serves as a board member in March' Netball SA said. The meetings took place as SA is gearing to host the 2023 Netball World Cup in Cape Town. Molokwane was quoted in the statement saying she had found out she had tested positive on Tuesday morning.

10 Things To Do When There Is No Netball If you aren't able to get on a netball court for the next couple of weeks, we've got plenty of activities to keep you active, fit, and busy! All the action from the 2017 and 2018 Fast5 Netball World Series, Netball World Youth Cup 2017 and Netball World Cup 2019 are available to watch on our YouTube channel.

Euroa Football Netball Club Netball player profile: Eliza Hoare is 18 years old and she planned to be travelling back from Deakin University, Geelong each week, to play A grade netball for the Euroa Magpies in 2020. Eliza began playing A Grade at 15 and notched up her 100th club game early in 2019.

Netball SA president Cecilia Molokwane tests positive for Covid-19 Netball South Africa president Cecilia Molokwane has tested positive for Covid-19 after travelling abroad on 2023 World Cup business' the federation said in a statement on Tuesday. "Molokwane had travelled to the United Kingdom for meetings with the International Netball Federation where she serves as a board member in March'" NSA said.

A Message From INF President, Liz Nicholl CBE on COVID-19 Dear INF Members and Regions. The INF Board met this weekend and considered very carefully the current situation around the world regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. With significant input from those Directors on the Board elected by their Regions, we discussed the guidance we should give our Members and Regions at this difficult time.

Welsh Netball Launches Walking Netball Activator Course with Women's Institute - Welsh Netball This year, Welsh Netball in partnership with the National Federation of Women's Institutes-Wales, has launched new Walking Netball Activator courses, with the popularity and positive impact of the walking format of netball continuing to grow and grow.

Superleague may need Super Cup-style tournament, says Mikki Austin Mikki Austin believes the Vitality Netball Superleague may have to look at something completely separate like a 'Super Cup-style tournament', if the season is able to resume.

Coronavirus: Netball South Africa president Cecilia Molokwane tests positive but not showing symptoms Cecilia Molokwane, the president of Netball South Africa, has tested positive for coronavirus but says she is "not showing any symptoms". In a statement released by Netball South Africa on Tuesday, the president shared the news about her positive test.

Yass Netball Association calls for unity following season suspension The 2020 netball season will be suspended until at least May 2, with further updates to come.

Netball South Africa president tests positive for coronavirus Netball South Africa president Cecilia Molokwane has tested positive for the coronavirus, the governing body announced on Tuesday. Netball South Africa said via a press statement that Molokwane had recently returned from business travels in England and Scotland.

Netball South Africa president tests positive for COVID-19 Cecilia Molokwane had travelled to the United Kingdom for meetings with the International Netball Federation where she serves as a board member in March. CAPE TOWN - Netball South Africa president Cecilia Molokwane has tested positive for COVID-19 after her business travels between the United Kingdom and Scotland respectively.

Social netball shuts down due to coronavirus crisis Wagga Netball president Rosemary Clarke remains hopeful their winter competitions won't be greatly affected by the coronavirus crisis after the Tuesday night social competition was suspended until further notice.

Super Netball pushed back Netball: The threat of COVID-19 sees Super Netball organisers push the start of the season back by at least 2 months, with the new start date set for July at the earliest.

Coronavirus: Suncorp Super Netball 2020 season postponed The Super Netball League Commission has announced that the 2020 Suncorp Super Netball season in Australia has been postponed and will not commence before June 30. The decision was made "as part of wider efforts to protect the health and wellbeing of fans, athletes, staff and the broader community".

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Welsh Netball: Here for You During COVID-19 - Welsh Netball Following the release of government advice earlier in the week, Welsh Netball has now started working remotely in order to help protect the health and well-being of its staff, members, athletes and volunteers. Welsh Netball staff will now be working digitally across all areas of the National Governing Body.

West Coast Fever's season on hold as netball shuts down over coronavirus pandemic The Super Netball season will not start in May as planned, with the decision made to postpone the competition today.

Camden and District Netball Association parade of clubs cancelled For the first time in 56 years the Camden and District Netball Association has been forced to cancel its annual parade of clubs. The popular event, which kicks of the netball season, was cancelled due to coronavirus concerns. Association president Anthony Plater sent an address out to members about the cancellation.

Super Netball season postponed, training suspended NETBALL: The Super Netball season has been postponed and club training suspended as the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread. The Super Netball League Commission made the decision on Monday afternoon with the season not likely to commence prior to June 30, following the latest COVID-19 medical and government advice.

Super Netball joins sport postponements The Super Netball season has been deferred until at least June 30 and international and interstate players given the option of returning home before a start date is determined. The fourth season of the eight-team competition was originally due to start on May 2.

Women's Sport: Surrey Storm's 'The Stay at Home Shootout' inspires to keep netball community engaged through coronavirus quarantine Surrey Storm's 'The Stay at Home Shootout' inspires to keep netball community engaged through coronavirus quarantine.

2020 Super Netball season postponed due to coronavirus Suncorp Super Netball has been the latest sport to succumb to the coronavirus with the league being put on hold until at least June 30. The decision to put 2020 Super Netball on hold was made by the Super Netball League Commission and was confirmed via a Netball Australia statement on Monday afternoon.

NEWWORLD IGA Netball 2020 Opening Knockout Competition suspended until further notice The NEWWORLD IGA Suva Netball Association Committee says the 2020 Opening Knockout Competition is being suspended until further notice due to the measures announced by the government to control the spread of COVID-19. All scheduled activities and meetings of the association have also been suspended.

Like mother, like daughter: Dee Leggat on caring for netball's stars On the brink of a significant milestone in her netball career, Dee Leggat is grateful to her legendary late mum. Throughout her teenage years, Dee Leggat had to share her mum, Monica, with the Silver Ferns. It wasn't a hardship or something she resented.

'Netball depends on public facilities' Tamsin Greenway is unsure whether the season can be completed in its current format as it depends on public facilities to play and train.

East Africa: EAC Netball Club Championships Postponed THE East African Netball Championship scheduled to be held in Kampala, Uganda from tomorrow to March 28th this year has been postponed due to the current coronavirus outbreak.

Rays of Grace Wins 2020 National Netball Rally Championship 2020 National Netball Rally. Primary Schools Championships. Rays of Grace Junior School 24-16 Arch-Bishop Nakirebe Primary School. Rays of Grace Junior School 19-17 Katale Progressive Primary School.

Netball sets potential return dates May could be the magical month.

BFNL keen to engage football, netball community in hiatus Ballarat Football Netball League operations manager Shane Anwyl says keeping the football and netball communities engaged is a top priority while the season is delayed. He said it was important to ensure stakeholders at all levels were kept up to date with the latest developments and where possible included in planning phases.

Netball Players Association has vital role to play, says Tamsin Greenway Like all sports, netball is facing an uncertain time as the coronavirus pandemic brings a halt to not only the sporting calendar but day-to-day life as we know it.

Netball postponement shuts down NZ sport The coronavirus pandemic has stripped the New Zealand top-flight sport scene bare after the domestic netball championship was postponed for two weeks.

Netball's ANZ Premiership joins list of postponed competitions Netball New Zealand has made the decision to postpone the 2020 ANZ Premiership for two weeks due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The decision was made following the New Zealand Government's announcement on Thursday regarding indoor mass gatherings.

Netball World Youth Cup History - #RoadToFiji It's official, we're on the #RoadToFiji. The journey to the Netball World Youth Cup, 2021 began last month in February 2020 when we launched our campaign #RoadToFiji which will take you to the heart of the Pacific Ocean. Over the upcoming weeks, we will be focusing on the history of the tournament starting from when it very first began in 1988.

Sandringham pupils claim Newham netball honours Sandringham pupils came out on top in the key stage two year five/six mixed netball competition staged by the Newham Schools’ Sports Association.

NS SCOREBOARD - Mar 20, 2020 Well, the Coronavirus has had a big effect on netball over the past seven days. Lots of netball all over the world has been postponed or cancelled altogether. In the UK, the fourth round of the Superleague couldn't be completed. Two games were played before the competition was suspended for the foreseeable future.

Rays of Grace Junior School spreads wings to Netball 2020 National Netball Rally :. Following tremendous success on the football front, Rays of Grace Junior School has now spread wings to conquering netball. Rays of Grace Junior School won the 2020 National Netball Rally held at New Life Primary and Secondary School in Kiboga district.

An Update on Team NS Our team are working hard on creating a digital engagement plan that will keep our members and fans connected, learning, active and entertained over the coming weeks, and we will continue to keep you all updated through our social media channels, website and emails.

British club attempts Guinness record for largest netball lesson A netball club in Britain said it might have set a new Guinness World Record by holding a netball lesson for more than 420 children. The Woodley Netball Club said the event March 12 at The Abbey School in Reading, Berkshire, England, featured more than 420 children participating in a 40-minute lesson to learn the basics of the sport.

Coronavirus: Australia's Suncorp Super Netball 'modelling scenarios' about 2020 season Chris Symington, Suncorp Super Netball CEO, says the league are 'modelling a number of different scenarios' regarding the upcoming season which is due to start on May 2.

Netball association still planning for regional tournament while awaiting further directives President of the Antigua and Barbuda Netball Association and former international goal shoot, Karen Joseph, said the body is still moving ahead with plans to host the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank OECS International Series slated for May.

Parking restrictions planned for Lapstone netball courts News, local-news, lapstone netball courts, parking, lapstone, explorers road Timed and restricted parking is planned for the congested area on Explorers Road around the Lapstone Netball Courts.

Midrand Prik Netball League encourages a love of the game - Super Rovers 14, Mighty Stars 24. Mokgadi Mahladisa, captain for the Sunrise Girls U17 team, expressed her excitement for her team's victory saying the tournament was good, even though they had it tough against the Mighty Girls. "We did do our best and I am pleased as the team captain of our performance today.

Half a million grant for netball and soccer in Casino The project previously received $131,785 from the NSW Government to assist with the upgrading of barbecue shelters, a new youth play space featuring a basketball semi-court and skate park, as well as drainage upgrade and toilet renewal.

Macleay born sports star leads English netball team to victory "I've been a captain before, but never on a stage like this, I do feel a little more under the pump than usual, but I'm up for the challenge."

Netball tournament to take to the sand SUN… surf… sand… and action-packed netball. The second annual Beach Netball Tournament, presented by the Sarah Baartman Netball Association, will take to the sand in Jeffreys Bay on Saturday, April 11.

Coronavirus: Virus testing centre planned for old netball pavilion A community testing facility for coronavirus will ease pressure on "under the pump" GP practices and keep waiting room patients safe.

Woodley netball team attempt to break world record A NETBALL club has attempted to break the world record for the largest netball lesson. More than 420 children, spanning seven different primary and secondary schools in Berkshire, took part in the event at the Reading Abbey School last Thursday.

Junior Netball League season ends early as Aura suspend all netball activity ALL netball activity in the region has now been suspended due to the worsening coronavirus situation. Training sessions and matches for all youth and adult teams alike have now been cancelled, with a decision being made to end the Junior Netball League season prematurely.

Cruel blow for Aberdeen Grammar netball as Scottish Cup final cancelled Aberdeen Grammar School's netball team were left disappointed after their biggest game of the season was postponed. The S3 team were due to face James Gillespie High School from Edinburgh in the final of the Scottish Cup at the Oriam in the capital today.

Deeside Junior Netball League roundup DEESIDE DOMINOES didn't let anything distract them from securing another commanding win in their final outing before Aura suspends all Junior Netball League activity. The U15s league leaders showed no mercy to their Chester Wolves opponents with the Flintshire club taking a 22-9 lead into the half time break.

Kenya: Cana to Make Decision on Netball World Youth Cup Qualifiers Confederation of African Netball Associations will make a decision on whether Africa's qualifiers for the Netball World Youth Cup will go on as planned, based on developments on the coronavirus pandemic.

ANZ Netball Premiership Round one - who stood out? Our experts review Round One of netball's ANZ Premiership and there was one player who stood out for pure excitement factor. Former Silver Fern and international umpire Joan Hodson, and former Silver Fern Marg Foster give their thoughts. What stood out from Round one?

Boys taking first steps into netball with Leeds Rhinos Leeds Rhinos netball head coach Dan Ryan has said he wants the “sport to be available for everyone” as the club launch its first training session just for boys aged seven to 12, writes HANNAH CLARKE.

Kiama netball players selected for new talent program Seven Kiama netball players have been selected in the South Coast Blaze Talent Identification Program. South Coast Blaze is a new franchise in the Netball NSW…

Football-netball league presidents throw up ideas as competitions enter 'foreign territory' due to coronavirus Clubs in "foreign territory" as coronavirus precautions hit competitions.

Community football, netball goes on hiatus amid coronavirus threat As the affects of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic continue to permeate throughout our society, a decision has been made to postpone all community football and netball leagues around Victoria, including the North East, until at least May 31.

Coronavirus: Northstars' season on ice, Newcastle netball postponed, women's hockey delayed "With the situation at hand, it was inevitable," Dore told the Newcastle Herald on Monday. "There was no way we could go ahead because the health of the players, the staff, the volunteers, the fans and everybody's families had to be put first.

Basketball and netball on hold NETBALL and basketball are normally immune to issues which beleaguer outdoor sports have been impacted by COVID-19.

MDNA follows in the footsteps of Netball NSW, delaying all competitions and activities Following concerns of the spread and infection of coronavirus, Mudgee District Netball Association have made the decision to push back their competitio…

Football and netball to be postponed Local football and netball set to begin next month may no longer go ahead after the South Australian National Football League strongly advised all community f…

New look for junior netball club MANSFIELD Junior Netball Club is gearing up for what is expected to be a massive season full of exciting games and building on skills. With a new club president, along with a fresh committee line up, it is setting out to be a good season.

Coronavirus: Vitality Netball Superleague postponed until at least April 30 The Vitality Netball Superleague board and clubs have made a collective decision to postpone all of the competition's fixtures, league activity and pathway delivery until at least April 30. The decision follows a meeting between the parties to discuss and review the position of the 2020 season.

Scottish netball will need sponsors 'more than ever' says CEO Scottish netball needs their partners and sponsors "more than ever" if they are to survive without games, according to Netball Scotland chief executive Claire Nelson.

Virus impacts cricket, football, rugby league, rugby union, netball and basketball The Maitland senior and junior cricket finals have been cancelled and football, rugby union and netball competitions postponed as the effects of the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread. The NSW Rugby League is also expected to announce today that it's competitions will be postponed until June.

Netball SA's Molokwane: Health of SA's citizens comes first Cecilia Molokwane believes athletes must take necessary precautions against the virus and abide by the rules of the country of this pandemic disease. CAPE TOWN - Netball South Africa president Cecilia Molokwane said the coronavirus would impact badly on sport, however, the health of people in the country came first.

Coronavirus in Ballarat: COVID-19 halts football and netball leagues The start of football and netball seasons across the region have been halted as the COVID-19 pandemic grips the world. After much speculation and community discussion, AFL Goldfields has instructed leagues and associations under its banner to delay play until at least May 31.

All 2020 local football and netball leagues will be delayed until May The delays apply for all AFL Gippsland competitions including the Gippsland League, Mid Gippsland Football Netball League and North Gippsland Football Netball League. The Gippsland League released a statement tonight.

Netball NSW strongly recommends community netball competitions be suspended until May 2020 The sport's state body strongly recommended that all community netball competitions in the state be suspended until May, amid efforts to curb spread of COVID-19. Regional leagues like the Hunter were advised to postpone their competitions until after May 2, pending further advice.

Corona Virus Update All netball is now suspended. For more clarity please open this message to go to England Netball's full statement: coronavirus-statement-update.

Coronavirus: ANZ Premiership netball future could be known in coming days The fate of the ANZ Premiership domestic netball competition should be known later this week. While the coronavirus pandemic has wrecked havoc on global and Australasian sport, the opening round of New Zealand's flagship domestic netball league was able to be completed.

Peel Football and Netball League season to be postponed under WAFC rule Coronavirus, mandurah, peel, football, league, pfnl, netball, coronavirus, covid-19 The Peel Football and Netball League season has joined the growing list of local sports put on hiatus, with the WA Football Commission ruling to postpone any community competition until further notice.

AFL Western District postpones start to south-west football-netball seasons NO FOOTBALL or netball will played in south-west Victoria until June after AFL Western District decided to postpone the start of its associated leagues' 2020 seasons due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement on Tuesday afternoon, AFLWD announced no games would be played until after May 31.

Hand sanitiser stolen from Tamworth Netball Association as season is postponed due to Coronavirus "To find that two of the three hand sanitisers had been stolen by the start of round three left us, as organisers, incredibly disappointed and very cranky. "It is fair to say I had higher expectations of our netballing community. "We should be looking out for each other, not stealing and leaving others without." Love sport?

15 Reasons Why WA And WD Are The Unsung Heroes Of A Netball Team "Take out one of the wings!" — every idiot on the sideline everywhere.

Netball Gladstone no-go due to coronavirus danger Once the danger of the disease spreading has passed - or at least it is hoped to have - the GNA will put into place heightened hygeine practices moving forward. Meanwhile, the Curtis Coast Dolphins Netball Association committee have also made the decision on Tuesday to not proceed with the preseason matches.

Netball New Zealand postpones all winter competitions due to coronavirus Netball New Zealand has postponed all competitions, including social leagues, until at least May due to coronavirus concerns. The sport's organisers and the country's five netball zones have made a number of recommendations regarding the approaching Community Netball winter season due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Bendigo Football Netball League postponed There will be a delayed start to the Bendigo Football Netball League this season. AFL Central Victoria, the managing body of the league, announced on Tuesday morning that there would be a delayed start to all its competitions due to the COVID-19 virus.

Great Southern Netball Association League player tests positive to COVID-19 RELATED: COVID-19 testing clinics open in regional South Australia Great Southern Netball Association president Sherryl Rothwell has confirmed a League player within the association has tested positive to COVID-19, also known as coronavirus.

Coronavirus: All community netball and rugby postponed The advisory includes the postponement of pre-season programmes, tournaments, workshops and other community competitions, including social leagues that are currently in progress.

Netball on top of the Wrekin is soaring success "We took 48 children up there from four different schools: Newdale, Homer Lake, Old Park and Randlay, and it was brilliant." The students took part in a netball tournament, and while they weren't playing, tried out different activities while they waited.

Greater Open Championship suspended until at least May 2 due to COVID-19 concerns All 2020 Newcastle Netball Association competitions, including the Greater Open Championship, has been delayed after the Prime Minister declared all non-essential gatherings of more than 500 people "suspended" from Monday, March 16. The Chronicle can confirm NNA held an extraordinary meeting on Sunday to review all competition start dates.

Coronavirus: England Netball suspend activity across all levels England Netball has suspended activity across all levels of the game, in light of the government's new guidance on coronavirus. Vitality Netball Superleague announced on Sunday that all matches for the foreseeable future were postponed, with all 10 clubs due to meet on Tuesday to discuss plans for the remainder of the season.

NS OPINION: 10 Things to Do if Your Netball Season is Cancelled Due to the Coronavirus. Mainies are the ultimate time filler. 6) Watch an entire season of netball. Youtube and the Netball Live App are your friends here. Relive the past Suncorp Super Netball season or even the ANZ Championship, preferably the 2015 and 2016 seasons for no particular biased reason… 7) Or just watch one epic match from the archives.

COVID-19: Netball South Africa suspends all planned activities Netball South Africa president Cecilia Molokwane and her executive members have taken a unanimous decision to suspend all planned netball activities scheduled to take place in March and April 2020 respectively effective immediately.

Mavericks statement: Vitality Netball Superleague postponement Saracens Mavericks has been advised of the postponement of future Vitality Netball Superleague fixtures with immediate effect. The full statement…

Could netball be the last sport standing? Playing their part in the bid to slow the spread of Covid-19, will New Zealand netball completely halt their elite league, or play to empty stands? As we awkwardly elbow-bumped and foot-tapped our greetings in Papakura's Pulman Arena on Sunday evening, there was an overwhelming feeling we were privileged to be there.

Coronavirus and Australian sport – a list of the major cancellations From the football codes to netball and tennis, Covid-19 has disrupted the sporting calendar. Here is an updating list of the state of play.

Women's Sport: Vitality Netball Superleague postponed due to coronavirus Netball was one of the last sports standing this weekend after organisers of the Vitality Netball Superleague chose to proceed with round four matches. After many other sports, from the FA Women's Super League to the London Marathon, the organisers announced that they would continue with the weekend's fixtures.

Peel Football and Netball League season to play out as usual, for now The Peel Football and Netball League season will go ahead as planned, but that stance could change with football bodies across the country in flux amid coronavirus uncertainty. As of Monday, March 16, the PFNL's 2020 campaign is set to kick off in the first week of April as per the original fixture.

South-west football-netball leagues waiting on COVID-19 call SOUTH-WEST football-netball leagues are in limbo as concerns around COVID-19 continue to grow within the community. A call on whether leagues will go ahead with their seasons is expected to be made in the next 24 hours with AFL Western District awaiting advice on how to proceed.

Warrnambool City Netball forced to halt due to COVID-19 concerns The association took four hours to come to the decision at a recent meeting.

North Wales tournament now awaits talented Bala netball players BALA youngsters have netted success at a county competition. Following success through Meirionnydd, Ysgol Godre'r Berwyn's netball team went to Bangor to compete against the best in Gwynedd. The standard was high, with many girls playing for local clubs, and their talent stood out.

Netball Superleague: All matches suspended with immediate effect The Netball Superleague season is suspended with immediate effect because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: Vitality Netball Superleague postponed with immediate effect Vitality Netball Superleague has been postponed with immediate effect due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Netball Superleague board and all 10 clubs will meet again on Tuesday where the position of the 2020 season, in light of an anticipated update on guidance from the government, will be considered.

Primary Schools showcase rugby and netball spirit at Laerskool Laeveld It was non-stop action on the courts and fields.

Nellies in a feast of rugby and netball Laerskool Nelspruit played exceptional rugby and netball in the pre-season friendly day.

Newcastle netball association season start under review Newcastle Netball Association are understood to be holding a meeting on Monday night to review the start date of their competition season following the Federal Government advice to ban non-essential mass gatherings in an attempt to limit the spread of coronavirus.

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Rochester Netball Invitational called off ORGANISERS have been forced to call off the 2020 Rochester Netball Invitational due to the threat of the coronavirus. Last Friday, the government announced all non-essential mass gatherings of over 500 people were to be cancelled. “Community…

Southern Steel braces for another ANZ Premiership netball season That adventure starts in Dunedin on Monday night when the Steel take on the Waikato/Bay of Plenty Magic in round one of the competition. The occasion won't just kick-start the 2020 season it will also celebrate a significant milestone for a loyal trio of the Invercargill-based team.

Netball Superleague: Thunder remain unbeaten as Stars edge out Wasps Manchester Thunder and Severn Stars win their round-four ties on Saturday as the Netball Superleague season continues despite the coronavirus pandemic.

Netball Scotland suspends all netball activity due to coronavirus Netball Scotland have made the decision to suspend all netball activity across Scotland with immediate effect until further notice. The Netball Scotland board and senior management team made the announcement in a statement on Saturday evening.

UPDATED Netball Scotland Statement on COVID-19 - 14th March 2020 UPDATED STATEMENT ON COVID-19: NETBALL SCOTLAND SUSPENDS ALL NETBALL ACTIVITY WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT The Netball Scotland Board and Senior Management Team have been closely monitoring the situation surrounding COVID-19 and have made the decision to suspend all netball activity across Scotland with immediate effect until further notice.

Maidenhead District Netball League: Genesis bag a winning goal late on to go second in Division Two GENESIS have moved into the second promotion spot in Division Two of the Maidenhead District League after a 32-31 win against Risers at Kidwells Park on Tuesday. The team capitalised on a defeat for Frenzy to leapfrog them in the table with four matches still to play this season.

The Break-up: Life after the split of netball's trans-Tasman league The sudden unravelling of the ground-breaking competition - the only trans-Tasman sporting league for women - shocked the players, coaches and wider netball community.

Appleton Netball Club meet and greet England's Jade Clarke NETBALLERS at a Warrington club are feeling inspired by time spent with England player Jade Clarke. Appleton Netball Club players from school years seven to nine took part in a workshop as well as meet and greet session with the World Cup bronze and Commonwealth Games gold medalist.

National Netball Championships cancelled in Hobart over coronavirus fears The under 17s and under 19s National Netball Championships were due to take place in Hobart in April but because of advice from government about avoiding non essential mass gatherings Netball Australia has decided to call them off.

Vitality Netball Superleague Round Four: What to watch With Vitality Netball Superleague's Round Four fixtures continuing to go ahead as scheduled, here's a look at the key talking points ahead of this next round on court.

COVID-19: Update from Welsh Netball - Welsh Netball Welsh Netball has this afternoon taken the decision to suspend all Welsh Netball performance activities, including squad training, Talent Centres, LA Hubs and competitions, at all levels in Wales with immediate effect until 4 April 2020 due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Loughborough Lightning's Natalie Panagarry set for months out after foot fracture Natalie Panagarry has revealed she faces months rather than weeks on the sidelines after suffering a foot fracture during Loughborough Lightning's opening round Superleague defeat to Team Bath.

Vitality Netball Superleague: Tamsin Greenway discusses huge swings in scorelines In this week's column, Tamsin Greenway takes a look at an unusual trend that has emerged over the first three rounds of the Vitality Netball Superleague season, the potential implications of it and how it can be tackled. This week, I want to discuss the huge swings in the scorelines we've witnessed in several games so far this season.

International Netball Federation Statement Regarding COVID-19 As the global situation and response to COVID-19 continues to evolve, we understand the concerns that the emergence of the virus is causing around the world. We are closely monitoring developments and will continue to take steps to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our volunteers, employees, members and communities.

Women's Sport: We must support the Vitality Netball Superleague while we still can And as much as it might well be denied by the powers that be it's hard not to believe that this precious momentum gained was factored into the decision to keep the league going for now.

Vitality Netball Superleague's Round Four matches to played this weekend Vitality Netball Superleague's Round Four matches are scheduled to go ahead as planned with England Netball and the competition following all government advice regarding coronavirus.

COVID-19: Information and Guidance for Netball Clubs and Leagues - Welsh Netball The health and safety of the Netball Family, whether you're a member, player, volunteer, staff member or fan, is our main priority, particularly during this busy season with competitions and leagues running across the country at all levels of the game.

Netball fans more supportive than critical - study New Zealand researchers studying netball fans have found that while they might not be as visible as fans from other codes, they are just as passionate. And while taking a swipe at players might be a sport in itself in other codes, netball fans really want the players to do well.

Loughborough Lightning's Natalie Panagarry set for months out after foot fracture - Netball News "I can't step away too much, I still want to be involved and I was really lucky last week that I was allowed to be on the bench. It's really good for me to stay involved." By Paul.

Array of talent on display at Madibaz netball event With as many as 80 sides now competing in the event, it was extended to three days for the first time, culminating in victory for the Nelson Mandela University premier women's team. Madibaz Sport netball manager Melinda Goosen was complimentary about the standard of play, with a men's team from Johannesburg adding an extra edge to the proceedings.

Netball Tasmania prevents State League play in the Launceston derby grand-final rematch Netball Tasmania claimed a safe approach in calling off its State League competition. The decision had occurred just hours before Northern Hawks and Cavaliers were to run out onto the Silverdome court in Friday night's derby.

Carnival to ignite love of netball in the Maranoa Netball: One of the fastest growing sports in the Maranoa will play hosts to an Inter District Netball carnival, which is expected to bring significant sporting and economic benefits to the community.

Netball Scotland Statement on COVID-19 - 12th March 2020 The wellbeing, health and safety of all our members, players, staff, workforce, volunteers and fans is a priority for Netball Scotland.

Your guide to the 2020 ANZ Premiership netball season There will be pressure on the Magic to perform in 2020 and they have recruited well, adding Ferns wing attack Whitney Souness and midcourter-defender Holly Fowler via the Stars. Winders will be key to the Magic fortunes, controlling the midcourt from either centre or wing defence.

NETBALL: Galmington Parkfield beat Taunton Monmouth SATURDAY brought a top-of-the-table derby clash between Taunton Monmouth and Galmington Parkfield. When the two teams met earlier in the season, Monmouth took the win in a closely-fought battle, so it was evident that the return game would be exciting with such evenly matched teams.

NS PREVIEW: 2020 ANZ Premiership And most importantly, can Pulse breeze through and retain their crown easily or will a strong challenger emerge, capable of knocking them off their perch? If so, who is it? Pulse is such a strong, consistent outfit that they appear to have one of the top three spots at their mercy.

NS SCOREBOARD - Mar 13, 2020 In New Zealand, they're getting ready this week for the opening round of the new ANZ Premiership season. Meanwhile, we've seen three rounds of the Vitality Netball Superleague completed. London Pulse again played in the TV game on Monday, this time against Celtic Dragons.

Netball France Board of Directors - Job Opportunity Netball France is looking for a group of driven and passionate people to form its first Board of Directors. This is an exciting, once in a lifetime opportunity to be a part of Netball history, working to expand the sport in France and achieve official recognition from the Ministère des Sports.

Yarm students bag awards in international netball To be chosen to represent your country is an honour and they have done themselves and Yarm School proud." In January 2019, Yarm School's U16 and U19 netball squads qualified for the National Schools Netball Competition, the biggest schools' competition in the netball calendar, where they represented the North East at Stanborough School in Welwyn...

ANZ Netball Premiership 2020 - expert tips Joan Hodson's top three:. Pulse - "I can't see anyone touching the Pulse. If they are going to play like they do I can't see anyone touching them at all. All over the court they are just solid." "That midcourt, like Maddy Gordon she's exciting.

Kel Huggins coaching Maitland netball under 17s representative side She's made national teams, been an Australian Institute of Sport athlete and played all around the state, but now Kel Huggins has returned to Maitland representative netball to share her skills with the younger generation.

Netball: Saffron Hawks reach national semi-finals Saffron Hawks under-12s produced some great netball to reach the semi-finals of the ENG National tournament on Saturday.

Ellesmere Port: Mums who swapped watching their children play netball to setting up their own team land cash boost A GROUP of mums who swapped watching their children playing netball to participating in the sport themselves have been handed a major boost. The Chester-based NW Panthers Back to Netball team received almost £600 from the homebuilder Redrow. The funding has been used to kit players out with netball dresses and hoodies.

Tulips Blue beat Boltz Red for second straight win in Boston Netball League Weller was voted players' player of the match, while Stevens won the umpire's player vote. Next up for Tulips Blue is a meeting with league leaders Baby Boltz, the first of five fixtures left in Boston Netball League's winter season. Spalding Netball Club is holding a race night at Spalding High School on Friday, April 3, at 7pm.

Hundreds of students take courts for 2020 Forbes netball gala day Forbes Netball hosted its annual schools gala day in March, with some 400 young students taking the courts. It was a busy day of fun and learning for childre…

George Fisher: Juggling uni & netball, VNSL opening weekend and Loughborough Lightning In her latest column, George Fisher talks juggling uni and netball as well as reflecting on Saracens Mavericks' start to the season… Wow, where has the last month gone! Last time I left you was to start my dissertation, still very much a work in progress!

Agbeze hopes Stars can capitalise on growing interest in netball Former England netball captain Ama Agbeze admits she is still driven by the increasing popularity of the sport in England, as she focuses on her domestic career with new club Severn Stars.

NS announce sportscotland funded Period Equality Grant We are beyond thrilled to reveal that Netball Scotland have been awarded funding from sportscotland to provide 14 of our clubs with a grant of £100 to empower them to offer free period products to their members.

Muswellbrook Netball Association's 17 years representative side eyes off opening round of Bing Lee Hunter Regional League MUSWELLBROOK Netball Association's 17 years representative team will take to the court for the first time in 2020 this weekend.

Wales Hosts Netball Europe U17 Championships as Welsh Youngsters Take Silver - Welsh Netball From Friday 6 until Sunday 8 March, Welsh Netball in partnership with Netball Europe, hosted the Netball Europe U17 Championships at Ebbw Vale Sports Centre, Blaenau Gwent. Five teams, Wales, Switzerland, England, Scotland and Northern Ireland went head-to-head in 10 games across three days to contest the European title.

Former President Penny Nicholas Passes Away - Welsh Netball It is with great sadness that Welsh Netball shares the news that former President, Penny Nicholas has passed away. Penny was a very active and influential member of Welsh Netball, spending decades at the heart of the National Governing Body and representing her country as a delegate at a number of international tours and competitions.

Women in Sports: Netball dominates at home against Leeds Despite a "rocky" start to the league season, Netball 2s managed to win 63-41 against league leaders Leeds 4s in preparation for next month's Varsity. Captain Katie Littlewood, 21, believes it was one of the toughest games her team have had all season.

Teenage boys seen lurking behind school over an hour before horror netball court attack Two teenage boys were reportedly seen lurking behind the high school where a pupil was later stabbed on the netball court. Emergency services were called to Rainhill High School after it was reported a 14-year-old boy was assaulted at around 2.40pm on Monday.

24 Nigerians Get Netball Certification After four days of hard labour, twenty-four Nigerians recently received their netball certification from INF Instructor, Mary Waya. This first of it's kind netball seminar was organised by CSED Initiative, who were supported by three Edo State agencies.

Wisbech Grammar School's hockey and netball teams crowned regional champions and reach national finals There was double delight for Wisbech Grammar School's hockey and netball teams. Their U18 boys' hockey side was crowned East Regional champions with the National Finals being held on March 24 at Reading Hockey Club. Meanwhile, WGS's U11A team has qualified for the national stage of the netball IAPS qualifiers on March 20.

Speedy Silver Fern Kimiora Poi inspires her promising young netball sisters But they weren't tears of joy. "I was scared. The thought of going to the Tactix had never even crossed my mind. I had it in my head that I was going to be a training partner for the Pulse," she admits.

Horror on school netball court as three boys arrested over stabbing of teenager The school is currently on lockdown following the horrific incident, while the victim is being treated for a cut to the leg. Three boys, aged 14, 13, and 11 were arrested on suspicion of Section 18 assault and have been taken into custody for interview.

Schoolboy stabbed on netball court at Merseyside school Emergency services were called to Rainhill High School in Rainhill after the shocking incident this afternoon. The victim is being treated for a cut to the leg.

Netball Europe Open Challenge Umpire Appointments The International Netball Federation has announced its umpire appointments for Netball Europe Open Challenge in May 2020. UAPsCheryl Danson Jo Kelly. UmpiresNadine Zammit Christopher Obin Rhian Edwards Louise Cole Danielle Coxey Katie Howell Rachael Radford.

Women's Sport: Roses head coach Jess Thirlby impressed with Vitality Netball Superleague so far this season It makes sense that England netball head coach, Jess Thirlby will be keeping a close eye on the Vitality Netball Superleague as it progresses, and so far she likes what she sees.

Tika Tonu to compete in 2020 Golden Oldies World Netball Festival in Hawaii Some of Bunbury's best masters netball players will soon be given the chance to showcase their skills on the world stage.

Dungog players to represent the Port Stephens Netball Association Once again Dungog has a strong presence in the Port Stephens Netball Assication's representative player teams.

Australian Diamonds netball captain Caitlin Bassett ruled out for 12 weeks with knee injury West Australian netball icon Caitlin Bassett will be sidelined for up to 12 weeks after injuring her knee against the West Coast Fever in Kalgoorlie.

Netball Superleague: Thunder, Bath, Mavericks & Sirens all win Manchester Thunder produce a sensational second-half comeback to beat Loughborough Lightning in the Superleague third round at Belle Vue.

International Women's Day 2020 Today marks International Women's Day 2020. As the leading sport for women and girls around the world, today, the International Netball Federation celebrates you. Whether you are a player in our sport, be it grass-roots or elite, a coach, umpire, volunteer or a fan, we salute you.

Netball stars: Primary school pupils take part in heats at Cumnock Academy LOCAL primary school pupils had a fantastic time taking part in netball heats last week. Cumnock Academy's leadership group ran the event on Thursday, February 2. And there were great performances from all the pupils. EAC Active Schools said: "Great to see a well ran and confident group and so many primary children taking part.

Cavaliers and Northern Hawks in State Netball League double Cross-town rivals Cavaliers and Northern Hawks set up a mouth-watering derby next weekend by both completing perfect starts to the State League campaign. Fresh from opening-round wins on Saturday, last season's grand final adversaries completed doubles on Sunday ahead of Friday's 8pm match-up at the Silverdome.

Slow start to Devon's Tasmanian Netball League season Tasmanian Netball League report.

Sky Sport extends netball coverage and support More female athletes will be on New Zealand screens this year as Sky Sport extends its sponsorship and coverage of netball. Sky Sport and Netball New Zealand have just signed a new long-term sponsorship which will extend broadcast coverage past international and elite netball.

Vitality Superleague: Manchester Thunder maintain perfect record with Loughborough win Staring down the barrel of a first defeat of the season Manchester Thunder showed why they are Superleague champions with a superb comeback to beat Loughborough and stay perfect at the top of the table.

Netball great Liz Ellis defends controversial new NRL ad Netball great Liz Ellis defends controversial new NRL ad.

2020 inter-county netball clashes off The annual inter-county netball matches between Orkney and Shetland are off this year, a decision Netball Orkney says "has not been taken lightly". For the first time since 1993, no inter-county netball fixtures will take place, with a catalogue of issues conspiring against organisers.

Charity netball match in Eastleigh A CHARITY Netball match is taking place in Eastleigh this weekend - and it will feature two England Roses.

Sussex's Magic Netball Club is looking for new players A NETBALL club is looking for new members. Magic Netball Club, which has celebrated its second anniversary as the first junior performance-only club in Mid Sussex, is holding trials for players aged between seven and 15.

West Rutherford Telarah Netball Club to field 35 teams in 2020 - PHOTOS They were the friendly clubmates on Saturday but come the start of the Maitland netball season, Wests teams Club Maitland City and Quarry Bar and Grill will be fierce rivals in the battle to claim A-grade bragging rights.

Newfield Senior Netball preview Rhi and Becky look ahead to Sunday's matches.

Netball star Tracey Neville shares photograph of first child 'Nev' named after father Tracey, sister of Gary and Phil Neville, thanked staff at the hospital for looking after her. The newborn has been named 'Nev' after Tracey's late father, Neville Neville. In one photograph the baby was dressed in a white baby grow with 'Baby Nev' written across the front.

England Roses head coach Jess Thirlby hails Superleague performances England's Vitality Roses head coach Jess Thirlby has hailed players taking their opportunities and stepping up at the start of a new Vitality Netball Superleague season. The national coach's perspective was shared directly after Pulse beat Surrey Storm 51-50 in a whirlwind of a Round Two match live on Sky Sports.

NS SCOREBOARD: Mar 6, 2020 In Australia last week, all eyes were on the Bushfire Relief charity match, while in New Zealand, the six ANZ Premiership teams were involved in a pre-season hit out in Otaki.

Kinross returns to Orange Netball Association division one premiership race in 2020 It's been three years since Kinross has featured in the Orange Netball Association division one title race and in 2020 Sophie Fardell's girls are set to make a return to the top after a pair of stellar seasons in the lower grades.

Strathclyde Sirens ready to inspire netball's next generation Strathclyde Sirens are calling on the home crowd to help them kick start their Vitality Netball Superleague season this evening when they play in Glasgow for the first time in 2020.

City groups relocate as machinery rolls on site for netball court redevelopment HEAVY demolition machinery rolled onto the Olympic Park site this week, however the project was not in relation to the looming Mount Gambier Community and Recreation…

Danni Pickett named Northern Hawks netball captain ELSEWHERE IN SPORT The 19-and-under team is ready to take the court with a mix of talented and experienced players joining this year's core group that includes Griffin, Groves and Jones ahead of the under-age national netball championships next month.

Women's football and netball added to Footy For Fires schedule "A few of us have been up there fencing and we'll help out on the Sunday after the game as well."

Netball star Tracey Neville celebrates the arrival of her baby son by posting the first pictures of him FORMER head coach of the England netball team Tracey Neville has taken to Twitter to post pictures of her baby boy. Nev Geoffrey Timmins was born two days ago at Lancashire Women and Newborn Centre.

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