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Coach Information and Development Day - 12 JuneNetball NI will be holding a Coach Information and Development Day on Sunday 12 June in Lisburn Racquets Club - this is primarily targeted at our talent level Regional Academy coaches, but all interested club and school coaches can register their...

U17 National Squad Trials

Monday 06th June, 2016



There will be initial trials for the U17 Northern Ireland National Squad on Sunday 26 June 2016 in Lisburn Racquets Club from 10am - 4pm. This will be open to all girls aged between 15 - 17 on 31 December 2016To register your interest in trialing please contact your school teacher or club to submit a...


The Netball Europe Board are seeking candidates for the voluntary position of a Competitions Manager as a member of the Netball Europe Technical Group who are tasked with creating an integrated and holistic approach to the development of Netball in the region. The successful applicant needs to be...


Netball NI held their annual shield and plate finals day on Saturday 23rd April in Lisburn Racquets Club. A great day of netball with some outstanding performances and competitive matches. Well done to everyone who took part. Results: CompetitionTime Ann Curran Shield 9.30am Mid Ulster...

Notification of EGM

Tuesday 12th April, 2016



The Board of NNI have called an Extraordinary General Meeting. All members are invited to attend.Date:Tuesday 26th April 2016Time: 7pm Venue: Chestnut Suite, Lisburn Civic Centre. Please see attachment or email to Club / School Secretary for details of the proposed resolution....

It's finally arrived - the culmination of the Netball NI competition calendar! Saturday 23 April will see the best teams at each level compete for their respective Shields and Plates in the Northern Ireland Finals Day at Lisburn Racquets Club.The match schedule is as follows:CompetitionTime Ann...


NNI Introduction to Coaching Course Date: Sunday 24 April 2016 Times: 10.00am – 3.00pm Venue: Banbridge Leisure Centre , Banbridge Fee :- £10* per person for non affiliated , £5* per person affiliated NNI members ( *please note - this is a subsidised course through the...

Celtic Clash Weekend

Monday 04th April, 2016



Netball NI had a busy weekend of netball on 2-3 April, when we welcomed Scotland and Ireland to Lisburn Racquets Club for a Celtic Clash rematch. This invaluable opportunity allowed our national squads to gain match experience against our closest neighbours Scotland, and we thank them for taking...

Cinema Night

Tuesday 15th March, 2016



Netball NI National Squads are hosting a fundraising cinema night. Monday 30th May 7.30pmLisburn OmniplexX Men Apocalypse£10 per ticket, includes small popcorn & small coke / diet cokeContact any member of our U17, U21 or Open Squads to buy your ticket....

Good Luck to our U17 Squad!

Thursday 03rd March, 2016



Best of luck to the Northern Ireland U17 squad and management team who are travelling to Gibraltar today to compete in the European Championships! Follow Northern Ireland's progress against England, Wales and Scotland over the next 3 days via live steaming provided by Netball Europe on their...


Analyising and Transforming Tactical Play 2Date: 4 March 2016Venue:Banbridge Leisure CentreTimes:7.00pm - 9.00pmCost:£5 NNI members, £7 non members ( this is a subsidised course from Active clubsprogramme)Netball NI will be running a second workshop on Analysing and Transforming...


Netball Northern Ireland are delighted to announce the selection of the following 2 squads to represent Northern Ireland at the upcoming U17 Netball Europe Championships to be held in Gibraltar, and the Celtic Clash against Scotland.Netball Europe Championships4-6 March, Gibraltar Celtic...

Governance Review

Monday 11th January, 2016


Further to the publication of the NNI Governance Review; the Board, with the support of Sport Northern Ireland have agreed the recommendations that should be implemented in order for the organisation to evolve to; meet the needs of all our members, improve governance structures, assist...

New Rules Information

Wednesday 06th January, 2016



All netball in Northern Ireland is now being officiated to the New Rules issued to member countries by the International Netball Federation.All umpires, coaches and players have previously been invited to attend new rules sessions delivered by the UOC in December and January.Please use the...


The Northern Ireland Open team have now notched up 4 wins from 4 in their opening matches of the Nations Cup in Singapore, beating Botswana, hosts Singapore, a Singapore Invitational team and Chinese Taipei, securing their place in the Grand Final. They now enjoy a rest day ahead of their final pool...

Lisa Bowman starring again for Northumbria

Tuesday 08th December, 2015


NI Open Squad player Lisa Bowman has once again been named in the Northumbria NSL side for the new season. A firm favourite with the Northumbria supporters it is great to see Lisa securing her place for another competitive season. Congratulations Lisa - good luck for the matches.Further...

Congratulations Michelle

Tuesday 08th December, 2015


Huge congratulations to NI Open Squad Player Michelle Drayne who has been named on the Hertfordshire Mavericks Squad for the up coming NSL season. Michelle will represent Northern Ireland at the Nations Cup competition in Singapore in December and will return to represent Mavericks when the NSL...

New rules information sessions

Monday 07th December, 2015


Reminder - the new rules information sessions are being held this week:Thursday 10th December 7pm - 9.30pm in Lisburn Racquets ClubSaturday 12th December 12pm - 2.30pm in the Holiday Inn Express in AntrimPlease note these sessions are free of charge and all umpires are expected to attend.Coaches...

Netball NI Awards Dinner 2015

Monday 16th November, 2015



Thank you to all of those who supported and attended the Netball NI Gala Dinner at the Galgorm Resort and Spa on Saturday evening. Congratulations to all award nominees and winners, as well as those lucky people who walked away with one of our fabulous ballot prizes!The pre dinner pictures are now in...

Squads Selected for December Competitions

Monday 09th November, 2015



Head Coach Julie Kimber has selected 2 strong squads to represent Northern Ireland in upcoming competitive fixtures in December. NI will compete in a training match against Superleague team Mavericks on 5 December at University of Hertfordshire. The squad is : Gemma Gibney (captain)Niamh...