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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...

New EBA 2020 Coach - Betty Wilson

Tuesday 17th September, 2019



We are delighted to announce we have a new member to our staff team, Betty Wilson has joined us as of last week, taking up the position of Everybody Active 2020 Coach in the Ards and North Down area.The part time coaching role with a focus on participation opportunities for women and girls in...


The Sportlomo system is now live and successfully taking NNI individual affiliations.Differences in process from last season:every member must register through a sportlomo account, there is no option for club secretaries to type in member details we need each member to have a sportlomo account...

U21 Squad Named for Netball Europe

Friday 30th August, 2019



U21 Head Coach Hannah Willis has named her 12 strong squad to compete at the upcoming Europeans in Worcester, England at the beginning of October. Our congratulations to the squad as they make their final preparations for the tournament.Claire McCammonLarkfieldDearbhla...


NETBALL NORTHERN IRELANDEverybody Active 2020 Netball Coach(Part Time - 15hrs per week)Netball NI are currently seeking a Part Time coach for the North Down and Ards Council Area to begin work in September 2019. This post is part of the successful Everybody Active programme run across Northern...

Awards Dinner Nominations Now Open

Tuesday 06th August, 2019


Gala Awards Dinner Friday 13th September 2019Nominations are now open for our Gala Awards Dinner being held in the Europa Hotel, Belfast on Friday 13th SeptemberAward categories include:Volunteer of the Year Official of the Year International Player of the Year International Youth Player of...

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Tuesday 06th August, 2019


Notice of the annual general meeting of Netball Northern Ireland Dear member,As per our Articles of Association the Netball Northern Ireland Board notifies you, with not less than 21 days’ notice, of the upcoming Annual General Meeting of the members of Netball Northern Ireland. The...

Ryan to continue as Warriors Head Coach

Thursday 01st August, 2019



Ryan to continue as Warriors Head CoachAfter leading Northern Ireland to an encouraging 10th place finish at the recent World Cup in Liverpool Dan Ryan will continue as Head Coach of our Warriors.With our next generation of athletes such as the Magee sisters, Emma 21 and Michelle 19, making huge...


Netball NI is pleased to announce the appointment of Emma Wilkinson to the role of Community Good Relations Officer. This part time post is a new role funded by the Department for Communities and further demonstrates our commitment to community netball and to our vision:‘Northern...