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Over the month of August, Play Netball gave teams from all leagues the opportunity to take part in our Summer Awards. The purpose of the Summer Awards was not just for teams to win some prizes (even though we all love prizes), but was also a chance to show the recognition all our teams deserve … Continued

Why Netball is Not Already An Olympic Sport

Netball is a sport which has never participated at the Olympics and the netball community sees this absence as a hinderance to the global growth of the game as well as depriving it of the funding and media attention compared to other sports. Despite previous lobbying efforts, it is not until now, with Brisbane holding … Continued

Birmingham 2022: Commonwealth Games

It may still be a year away, but anticipation is already high for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games where the world’s best netball teams will compete for gold under one roof. Of course, we’re all hoping for Vitality Roses to take gold once again after their successful 52-51 win against Australia back in 2018, and … Continued

Tips On Improving Your Netball Skills

At Play Netball we want everyone to have fun which is why we encourage everyone from all abilities to take part in our social leagues. Nevertheless, we understand a lot of you who do join haven’t played since school and are a little rusty when it comes to netball tactics. So, we thought it would … Continued

Team Mentions – August 2021

At Play Netball, we are trying to reduce our contribution to plastic waste, which is why when a team wins a season we have suggested instead of trophies, teams can receive a new ball or set of bibs. However, one of our winners from the Newbury Wednesday league, Victorious Secrets politely declined and instead asked … Continued