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    April 30, 2023

Llantrisant Netball Club Host a 13-Hour Netball Marathon

To celebrate their 40th anniversary Llantrisant Netball Club are holding a series of events to mark this huge milestone in their club’s history.

One of these events was held on April 3rd, Llantrisant Netball Club hosted a 13-hour marathon day of netball involving all of the Llantrisant netball family, players, coaches, umpires, parents, husbands & boyfriends at the same time as having fun they were raising funds for the club.

The day involved 275 junior female players and 94 adults, participating in a junior age grade tournament and an adult mixed tournament respectively. Additionally, masterclasses were run by the Welsh Feather legend – Billy Bowers and current Welsh Feather Bethan Dyke – to help girls with their defensive and attacking skills. A ‘back to netball’ session was hosted for parents who wanted to try their hand at the sport!

The celebration was truly a full-circle moment with Llanhari school donating the use of their sports-hall free of charge, which Llantrisant Netball Club had previously helped to secure a grant from Sport Wales Capital Funding scheme for – which had enabled refurbishment of the sports hall floor during the pandemic.

A great day was had by all who were participating, volunteering & spectating. The money raised will be reinvested in Llantrisant Netball Club, helping it to continue its great work enriching it’s community through netball opportunities – hopefully for another 40 years at least!

U12 & U14 National Club Championship

Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th May was a brilliant finale of outstanding netball held at Cardiff University, hosting the qualified clubs from across Wales.   Wales Netball would like to congratulate all the teams for your performances during the course of the competition, the impressive event showcased some fantastic talent.   Huge congratulations to the winners, runners-ups […]

University of Wales Trinity Saint David Regional Academy Spotlight

In the last of our Regional Academy spotlights, we focus on the University of Wales Trinity Saint David Regional Academy, their motivation, and the skills that Head Coach Nicole Howells is teaching her athletes. In the heart of Carmarthen, at the UWTSD Sports Centre, budding athletes train every Saturday, driven by their passion for sports […]

Welsh Language Week – Celebrating Gwynedd a Môn Netball League

As the National Governing Body for netball in Wales, we have started making small steps on our journey to including and promoting the Welsh language within our sport. We know it won’t be a quick journey as we want to do it right! However, there are organisations within our netball community who have taken tremendous […]

FleetEV National League Live Streaming Announcement

Wales Netball is thrilled to announce that Tantrwm will return as our official livestream partners for the FleetEV National League 2024. Wales Netball has collaborated with Tantrwm many times before and we are excited to have them livestream all FleetEV National League events this year on our Facebook and YouTube accounts.   Just like last year, these […]

Journey to the Podium: We’re collaborating with UKAD for this year’s Clean Sport Week, 13 -17 May

Wales Netball is proud to reaffirm our commitment to clean sportby backing UK Anti-Doping’s (UKAD’s) Clean Sport Week campaign from 13 – 17 May.  Clean Sport Week is UKAD’s national awareness week championing clean sport,education and anti-doping initiatives with sports across the UK. This year’s Clean Sport Week theme is “Journey to the Podium”. Throughout theweek, UKAD […]

Neath Port Talbot Regional Academy Spotlight

In 2024, the spotlight shines brightly on the dedication and talent emanating from the Regional Academies across Wales. These academies, nestled in communities and institutions, serve as the nurturing grounds for the future stars of Welsh netball in the performance environment. Among them, the Neath Port Talbot College (NPTC) Regional Academy stands tall, a beacon […]
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