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Netball Northern Ireland is advertising for the following coaching positions to work with netballers across the Northern Ireland talent pathway during 2017-18.These are fixed term contracts (duration noted below) with possibility of extension.Name of SquadAge GroupRole Training...

Umpire C Grade Award - registration open

Friday 29th September, 2017


Netball NI are pleased to confirm that the first Umpire C Grade course of the 2017-18 season will be at Crumlin Leisure Centre on the following dates:4th November - Part one18th November - Part two14th January - Part three (this is the assessment part)If you are interested in gaining a Umpire C Grade...


Netball NI are pleased to announce the trial dates for our U13 Development Academies and U15 Future International Academies for 2017-18.Academies will run across Northern Ireland to give talented young netballers the opportunity to access extra coaching and match play amongst the regions....

Netball NI Fundraising Team

Monday 25th September, 2017


"Netball NI are creating a new Volunteer Fundraising Team!We are looking for people to help raise funds to continue the expansion of Netball across Northern Ireland. You will develop and manage a range of fundraising activities within Northern Ireland on various scales.We need creative...

Officiating Working Group - role description

Monday 25th September, 2017


Netball NI are pleased to have opened applications for our ‘Officiating Working Group.’ To view the OWG role purpose, role description and personal specification please download the document below.OWG Role Description.pdfMembers will make a difference to the:Officiating...

New Partnership with Irwin's Bakery

Wednesday 20th September, 2017


Netball NI are delighted to formally announce our new partnership with local bakery, Irwin's. A household name in Northern Ireland, Irwin's as a family business are committed to supporting the local community and excited to be supporting an all female programme for the first time, with a...

A/B Grade Umpire written assessment

Friday 15th September, 2017


Netball NI are pleased to confirm that a A/B Grade Umpire written assessment will take place be at the NNI office on the following date:11th November from 10-12pm and the address is:Netball NIPortside Business Park189 Airport Road WestBelfastBT3 9EDThe written assessment will be invigilated by...

Please find attached by clicking on the links below version 2 of the Education and Training Calendar for club volunteers, coaches, officials and coach mentors (educators/tutors). The Calendar is in two parts – Tab One is the ‘Overview’ tab of events in the Calendar and the...

Rules workshop one

Thursday 14th September, 2017


Netball NI will be holding two Rules workshops over the 2017-18 season. The first is on the 26th September 2017 at the Lisburn Racquets Club from 19.00-20.00. The workshop will be led by Karen Rollo.This short one hour workshop aims to provide attendees with the latest rules as updated by the INF. The...

Senior Squad Selected for Netball Europe

Tuesday 12th September, 2017



Following a residential weekend, culminating in trials at Ulster University, Coleraine, 12 athletes have been selected to represent Northern Ireland at the Netball Europe Open Championships.Northern Ireland will play; England, Scotland, Wales and Fiji during the event which takes place...

Senior Squad Team Manager Appointed

Friday 08th September, 2017


Netball NI are pleased to announce that our Executive Manager, Karen Rollo has been appointed as the Team Manager for our Senior National Squad.Karen will take up the post immediately, with her first role being the Residential Camp this weekend in Ulster University, Coleraine.Reuniting with the...

Umpire Tutor Workshop

Thursday 07th September, 2017


Netball NI will be holding a Umpire Tutor workshop on the 21st October 2017 at the NNI office from 10.00-12.00. The workshop will be led by Bill Alexander.This short 2 hour workshop aims to standardise the tutoring and assessment of B and C Grade Umpire courses. The target population are current...


Netball NI New SeasonNetball NI is delighted to release the fixtures for our new domestic season commencing in October. With a new format being trialled in our top 4 leagues and new teams entering our area competitions we are excited to see how the season unfolds.Friday night netball once again...


Netball Tasmania will host the Northern Ireland and Welsh netball teams in their final preparations ahead of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in April. Matches will be played in Launceston and the capital Hobart in March 2018, against the Collingwood Magpies Suncorp Super Netball team, and...


It was great to see so many of you at the camps this summer!! Now everyone is headed back to school, we thought we could get one last get together to wave goodbye to summer.We are running one final big coaching session at Custom house square this Friday evening 1st September, within a number of other...

2017-18 Education and Training Calendar

Thursday 31st August, 2017


Please find attached by clicking on the links below the newly developed Education and Training Calendar for club volunteers, coaches, officials and coach mentors (educators/tutors). The Calendar is in two parts – One is the ‘Overview’ tab of events in the Calendar and the...

Netball NI are pleased to confirm that the first UKCC Level 1 of the 2017-18 season will be at Lisburn Racquets Club on the following dates:30th September - Part one21st-22nd October - Part twoIf you are interested in gaining a UKCC Level 1 qualification please complete and return the form found...


The official match schedule and pools for the preliminary rounds of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) Netball competition have today been confirmed, following a draw ceremony held at Surfers Paradise beach.Overseen and sanctioned by the International Netball Federation (INF),...

New appointment to the Netball NI Team

Friday 04th August, 2017



Netball NI is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Causer (pictured) to the role of Club and Workforce Officer. This role is supported by Sport NI and the National Lottery Programme.Tom comes from a badminton background with extensive experience working in National Governing Bodies having...


Netball Northern Ireland is delighted to have received official confirmation of our senior team’s qualification for the second successive Commonwealth Games.Having finished a superb seventh in Glasgow 2014, our girls in green with are off to Australia next April as a key part of Team NI at...