Netball

The Fiat International Netball Series

FIAT become England Netball’s title sponsor in conjunction with the squad announcement for the upcoming International Series in September.  England Netball is delighted to announce the signing of FIAT as their official title sponsor for the upcoming series against South Africa.  

Girls Get Sporty This Summer!

*Players and coaches from Hertfordshire Mavericks Netball Club, Arsenal Ladies Football Club and Saracens Women’s Rugby Club have teamed up to give girls the chance to try out new sports in a fun and active event.Players can join in with and learn from the professionals; women in sport at an elite level.  

Netball Scotland were delighted to be in the audience of the official World Youth Netball Championships draw last week.  Hosted by Glasgow Life, the event organiser’s, the crowd were treated to welcomes from Glasgow Life Chair Cllr Archie Graham, International Netball Federation (INF) President Molly Rhone and Netball Scotland CEO Maggie Murray.  

Last weekend, in a very snowy Sheffield, the selection trials for the 2013 Excel programme were held.Despite the terrible weather, the action on court was fast paced and full of intensity as players from across the country fought for a spot in the England U17 and U19 sides.  

We are coming into an extremely busy period for the elite level England teams.Our U21 squad have flown out to Canberra, Australia to undertake intensive training and practice matches as preparation begins in earnest for the World Youth Netball Championships which take place in Glasgow this August.  

England will be travelling to Kingston, Jamaica next week in preparation for a three match International Series against the Sunshine Girls.England are ranked third in the world and riding on the crest of a wave after our fabulous 3-0 win over Australia earlier in the year.