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Committed & Enthusiastic Board Member WantedIn line with Board tenures, Netball NI is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and forward-thinking person with specific skills, experience and knowledge relating to Marketing, Digital and Communication (MDC) to join its Board, commencing...

Netball NI renew Kukri Sports partnership

Friday 14th January, 2022



Netball NI, have renewed our partnership with leading sportswear company, Kukri Sports, synonymous with NI sport, the three year deal will see the two of us working even more closely together.Kukri Sports will be the official kit partner of Netball NI providing quality, professional, durable...

New coaching framework

Wednesday 15th December, 2021



Netball NI have identified the need for a new coaching framework to improve netball coaching within Northern Ireland, ultimately to raise participation numbers and achieve higher performance levels. The framework will address the importance of ‘good coaching’ across Netball...

NI Supercup weekend - 4/5 December

Sunday 28th November, 2021



The inaugral Northern Ireland SuperCup takes place next weekend!4 teams | 8 matches | 1 winnerTeam announcements to follow - what match ups are you most excited to see?!There are limited tickets available to watch the games live - register hereDonations on the door to support the Warriors training...

Netball NI Christmas Camps

Sunday 28th November, 2021


Can you believe it's less than one month to Christmas?! And there is still one more chance to join our Here If You Need Coaches in one more Fun Camp before the new year!Christmas Fun Camp at Belfast Royal Academy on Saturday 18 December12-2pm for boys and girls in P5 - P72.20-4.30pm for boys and...


Netball NI recently collaborated with Netball New Zealand to provide support for our Senior Head Coach Elaine Rice in order to add expertise to the national coaching team.Netball New Zealand Chief Executive Jennie Wylie said "she was thrilled that Netball New Zealand coaching legend...

Individual affiliations are open

Friday 29th October, 2021



After what has been a challenging time for indoor sport and our members, we are thrilled to announce registration for individual affiliations is now open and will, this season, as well as all our other member benefits, include the opportunity to access match play competitions!!Match play...

Netball NI Fanwear

Friday 29th October, 2021



Coming soon!!Following consultation with our members we are thrilled to announce that we will be launching a new range of Netball NI fanwear. In partnership with our kit provider, Kukri, we have designed a bespoke range of fanwear items that will be released for sale in a couple of stages.Initial...

South Africa Spar Proteas in Lisburn

Friday 29th October, 2021



We were delighted to host South Africa Spar Proteas has they competed in a three match series in Lisburn Racquets last weekend.The Spar Proteas arrived in Belfast on Wednesday 20th October and completed a number of training sessions before taking the court three times in three days against the...

Northern Ireland get wins in Gibraltar

Monday 25th October, 2021



The Northern Ireland Warriors travelled to Gibraltar in October to compete as guests at the European Challenge tournament which took place from 6-11 October. This competitive opportunity allowed Head Coach Elaine Rice to build on the Ireland Test Match win in August, and training matches...

South Africa Spar Proteas in Lisburn

Tuesday 12th October, 2021



SOUTH AFRICA SPAR PROTEAS IN LISBURN Friday 22nd - Sunday 24th October 2021, Lisburn, Northern IrelandNetball NI are delighted to confirm that the South Africa Spar Proteas will play three matches in Lisburn over the weekend of 22nd – 24th October 2021.Due to the recent cancellation of the...

Recruitment - Schools Working Group

Monday 27th September, 2021



We are excited to share with you and seek your support as we move to the next stage of our Organisation Restructure. As detailed in the Return to Play club and schools sessions and AGM, Netball NI in order to deliver our Strongest Together Strategy, have approved an organisation restructure that was...

Chair Appointment - Helen Stirling

Monday 27th September, 2021



Netball NI are delighted to announce the appointment of our new Chair, Helen Stirling.Previous Chair, Geoff Wilson stepped down from the role following 4 years in position at the September 2021 AGM. As per the Netball NI Articles of Association, the Board of Netball NI have appointed Helen...


Netball NI in partnership with Netball UK are holding our next Club Forum on Saturday the 16th October from 9.30-11am on Zoom and as normal Netball NI are asking for at least 1 representative from each club to attend.The purpose of the October forum is to provide opportunity for you to ask questions...

Netball NI say farewell to two Team Members

Wednesday 22nd September, 2021



NNI say farewell to two team members September has seen Netball NI say goodbye to two much loved and valued staff team members; Amy McCleave (EBA BCC, then HIYN) and Dawn Baxter (EBA ANBC, then admin) have both decided to move on from their roles with the organisation, taking on new challenges in their...

Nominations for prestigious coaching awards open

Wednesday 01st September, 2021



Nominations for the 24th UK Coaching Awards are now open! UK Coaching is encouraging the British public to nominate a coach as part of its Great Coaching Comeback campaign. Hosted by UK Coaching, the highly regarded awards showcase the diverse work of coaches from all walks of life, helping people...

Coaching positions

Friday 27th August, 2021



Coaching PositionsThere are six paid coaching positions available for Bangor Netball Club, Portadown Netball Club and Ulster University on their Jordanstown and Coleraine campuses. For contact details and enquires please see below:Bangor Netball Club -...

Warriors Take the Court

Friday 27th August, 2021



Warriors Take the CourtWe are delighted to report our Warriors have been back on court under the leadership of returning Head Coach, Elaine Rice. Having not played a competitive international fixture since October 2019, it was with excitement and relief our first match went off without a hitch at...

Club affiliations are open!

Monday 23rd August, 2021



We are delighted to share with you that our club affiliations for the 21/22 season are open.Clubs have been emailed all the information they need to continue to be a part of the Netball NI family but in case anyone has missed it, we've linked below as well!NNI Application for Affiliation and...


Netball NI seek working group members to support us in our delivery of three Goals within our Strongest Together Strategy: Grow Participation, Transform Competition and Enhance Performance Pathway. An ambitious strategy that has united our members and supporters, we are beginning our second...