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Sport NI Covid-19 update

Friday 03rd April, 2020


Sport Northern Ireland are updating National Governing Bodies on a regular basis with HSC factsheets.These include advice and support service information.HSC Factsheet - 3 - 03.04.20 .pdf


The current coronavirus pandemic has had a significant impact on our everyday lives as well as our netball activities. With all netball in Northern Ireland now suspended to 30 April 2020, we know that many clubs haven't been able to finish off the season as they would have liked. If you want some...

Coronavirus Statement

Friday 20th March, 2020


20th March 2020Please see updated statement below from Netball NI regarding the Coronavirus - COVID-19:Re: Extended suspension of all programmes, events and competitions.The Board of Netball NI following consultation with Senior Staff and Key Stakeholders have updated the position of NNI to...

Coronavirus Statement

Friday 13th March, 2020


13th March 2020Please see updated statement below from Netball NI regarding the Coronavirus - COVID-19:Re: Suspension of all programmes, events and competitions from Saturday 14th March until 31st March 2020 inclusive.Given the unique situation of Northern Ireland in relation to the advice...

Coronavirus Statement

Thursday 12th March, 2020


12th March 2020Please see statement below from Netball NI regarding the Coronavirus - COVID-19:Netball NI are taking our lead from the NI Executive. At present the NI Executive have not closed schools or cancelled events, therefore Netball NI events, competitions and programmes will continue...


Since September last year, Netball NI has been working in the background with Netball Europe to launch a new initiative to grow the number of international umpires from Europe going onto the INF umpiring pathway. Netball NI is the first nation on board working with Netball Europe as the pilot, other...


Foundations Umpire Award Venue:- Shimna College, Newcastle Co.DownTime:- 6.00pm - 9.30pmCost:- £50/ £55A fantastic course for all to learn more about the rules of the game , how to relay them on, and how to control games, as well as training play.Suitable for complete beginners...

Club Captains Workshop

Monday 02nd March, 2020



Calling all players aged 14-18!Do you want to improve your self confidence?Do you want to develop strong relationships with your team mates, coaches & committees?Do you want to find out what kind of Captain you would be?Come along to our Club Captains Training Day @ Belfast Zoo on Sunday 29th...


Our Half Term Netball Camps 2020 for 7-14 year olds are proving to be very popular! Please note that there are now only spaces left on the Derry/Londonderry Camp onlyCampUpdateDetailsCraigavonHolywoodFULLFULLNo further registrations acceptedNo further registrations...

Netball NI in partnership with Ulster Hockey and Ulster Rugby, are kicking off a new programme this month that aims to provide strength and conditioning sessions regionally for up and coming athletes from netball, hockey and rugby. This unique project, made possible through funding from the...

Tender opportunity - Performance Floor

Wednesday 05th February, 2020


Netball NI invites suitably qualified suppliers to submit quotations for the provision and delivery of a portable performance playing surface suitable for international test netball fixtures as detailed belowTaraflex Sport Evolution or other equal and approved sports surface750m2 vinyl...

Netball NI are seeking Maternity Cover for our Performance Administration position.The exciting new role that was introduced in the Autumn of 2019 has been a huge support to our Performance Team and one that requires an immediate start until 30th June 2020.Our Performance Pathway has increased...

2 New Appointments!

Thursday 23rd January, 2020


Netball NI are delighted to welcome Mike Bentley and Sophie Kennedy to the team.Mike Bentley - S&C CoachMike will lead the strength and conditioning programme for our U21 and senior athletes, delivering directly to our Northern Ireland based athletes and linking with those based...

World Cup Legacy Programme

Monday 25th November, 2019


After an exciting summer of World Cup Netball in Liverpool that saw our PwC Warriors compete against the best in the World, Netball NI has seen a substantial increase in our profile and demand for our sport.We are thrilled to announce the excitement of the World Cup is set to continue as we launch our...

Thanks to S&C Coach Eoin McNicholl

Monday 25th November, 2019


Netball NI would like to thank Eóin McNicholl for his contribution to the Northern Ireland national team and performance set up over the last 3 years. Eóin joined the Netball NI team in 2016 to lead the strength and conditioning for the NI senior team under then Head Coach, Elaine...

Netball NI have been going through a review of the current Regional Academies and Performance Pathway, seeking input and feedback from current coaches as well as considering best practise from others nations and sports. We are excited to launch the Academies in the New Year and want to ensure that...

NI Warriors - Open Trial

Thursday 21st November, 2019


The PwC Warriors begin a new cycle with a focus on qualifications for the Commonwealth Games (July 2022) and Netball World Cup (summer 2023). An open trial will be held on 18th January 2020 for anyone who may wish to join the senior squad training group (further details in link below).This is an...

U21 Information Session

Thursday 21st November, 2019


The next major competition for the Northern Ireland U21s is the World Youth Cup in Fiji June 2021.Northern Ireland must qualify to attend the WYC through the European Qualifiers in October 2020 in Scotland, so this incoming year will be vital in terms of preparation on and off the court; and building...

Following our recent recruitment process, we are thrilled to welcome Julie-Anne Cairns to our staff team. Julie-Anne takes up the position of Performance Administrator on 31st October and will provide logistical and operational support to our Performance Pathway Officer and National Squad...

NNI seeking applications for new role

Tuesday 24th September, 2019


We are excited to announce that we are seeking applications for a new role within Netball Northern Ireland.As our Performance Pathway develops with new development squads and an increased programme for our national squads, we require the skills of a Performance Administrator.The role will be...