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The England Netball Performance Pathway

The Performance Pathway is England Netball's process for developing athletes with the attributes to attain excellence. The programmes within the pathway are focused on developing athletes to reach their potential and form the foundations to enable England Netball to be the Number 1 Ranked Team in the World.

The Performance Pathway programme provides performance-enhancing training for individuals, not squads. Competition takes place outside the Performance Pathway Programme, in club and school competition.

Participation is by invitation

Athletes identified as having the potential to develop netball skills through the England Netball Performance Pathway are invited to attend screening for the Gloucestershire County and Satellite Academies.

What's involved

  • Basic technical/tactical skills
  • Hydration and nutrition
  • Warm up and cool down
  • Stretching
  • Recovery
  • Relaxation and focusing

About the pathway

Age band Delivered by Location Programme
U13 County Cheltenham, Gloucester Satellite academies
U15 County Cheltenham, Gloucester County academies
U17 Vitality Netball Super League Franchise Clubs Various across SW region Team Bath Futures
Gloucester, Worcester Severn Stars Nova academies
U19 and U21 Vitality Netball Super League Franchise Clubs Bath Team Bath Futures
Gloucester, Worcester Severn Stars Player Pathway
Roses National Academy England Netball Loughborough National