High 5 Workshops for Teachers

England Netball will be running three High 5 teacher training workshops in the neighbouring area in the coming months.

High 5 Workshop for Teachers

This 3 hour workshop is designed to give teachers, assistants, coaches, young leaders and parent helpers all the information and skills they need to deliver High 5 netball in their school/club environment. The workshop is a combination of practical and theoretical delivery and each candidate will be provided with a resource which includes a DVD and session plans and the opportunity to take part in and umpire a game of High 5.

£25.00 – affiliated** members/schools
£35.00 – unaffiliated members/schools

Challengers triumph in pre-season tournaments

Challengers Comets - winners of Div 2/3 tournament with their mascot

The pre-season tournaments were held on 2nd and 9th September at Leisure@ in Cheltenham.

The Premier/Division 1 tournament was held on 2nd September and was won by Challengers Flyers who narrowly beat Hucclecote Hurricanes 6-4 in the final. 

The Division 2/3 and Division 4 tournaments were both held on 9th September. Challengers Comets (pictured with friend) won the Div 2/3 tournament beating Cirencester Aqua 13-12.

The Div 4 tournament was won by Survivors Dragons who beat Cirencester Terra 13-12. 

Full results can be dowloaded from the Tournaments page.

Walking Netball

Walking Netball is finally here and taking off at the YMCA, Cheltenham on Monday afternoons.

The taster session (free) will be on:

Monday 18th September 2017

Time:  1.30 to 3.00 pm

Location: -  Cheltenham YMCA, College Drive, Cheltenham, GL51 8LE

Future cost will be £4.00 per session

For further information telephone 01242 515815

If you would like to meet new friends, and have fun, and a gentle workout, then do join us. No experience needed.

DBS Verification Evening

DBS Verification Evening 

Monday 11th September 2017 6.30pm – 9.30pm Cheltenham (address to be confirmed).

If you or anyone in your club needs their DBS check verified, you’re welcome to pop in at some point on 11th to get it verified. Please bring your original documents. Please find attached the flow chart that specifies who needs a DBS check and the process you need to go through to complete the check.Alternatively, I’m office based Monday – Wednesday (meetings aside), so can verify your documents then – address below. Please email me (email address below) if you’d like to come on Monday night, would like to book a Mon – Weds slot, or if you have any questions please email me on Rachel.Bussey@englandnetball.co.uk


Upcoming umpire courses

We are pleased to announce the dates of five umpiring courses that we will be holding this season.


Course typeDate
INTO Officiating Umpire Award 3 Sep 2017
C Award Umpire 10 Sep 2017
INTO Officiating Umpire Award 3 Dec 2017
INTO Officiating Umpire Award 4 Feb 2018
C Award Umpire 25 Feb 2018
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