Inspiring sports coaching for boys and girls aged 7-16

Netball Academy 2017 with International Stars


The Coaches

Melissa Hyndman

Melissa Hyndman was, until recently, Wales National Netball Coach where she took Wales from 19th to 8th in the world, the highest they have ever been. Hyndman has also overseen the most successful season in the history of the Celtic Dragons, a campaign in which they reached the Super League grand final.

click here to see more on Melissa.

The Academies

The coaching team will introduce girls to the game’s most modern skills and strategies helping the young players master both basic and advanced skills using methods adopted by international players. There will be a constant emphasis on fun and skill development, with frequent match practice to build confidence on the court.

  • International warm up routines
  • Team handling drills
  • Developing powerful passing
  • Getting free from a marker
  • Attacking the circle edge
  • Timing the intercept
  • Shooting masterclass
  • Centre pass strategies
  • Man for man and zone defence
  • Developing netball skills through games

If there is a specific area or skill that you would like to gain more knowledge on then please let us know.

What to Bring

Children need to bring the following each day:

  • astro shoes and/or training shoes
  • a packed lunch and snacks
  • water bottle
  • suitable clothing for the weather conditions
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Picture of Netball with International Star - St. Gabriel's (Summer, 3 Days)

Netball with International Star - St. Gabriel's (Summer, 3 Days)

22-24 August 2017, St. Gabriel's School, Newbury

Our international coaching team will introduce girls to the game’s most modern skills and strategies, helping young players master both basic and advanced skills, using methods adopted by international players.

Picture of Netball with International Stars - Bookham, Leatherhead (Summer, 3 Days)

Netball with International Stars - Bookham, Leatherhead (Summer, 3 Days)

22-24 August 2017, Manor House School, Bookham near Leatherhead

Our international coaching team will introduce girls to the game’s most modern skills and strategies, helping young players master both basic and advanced skills, using methods adopted by international players.

Picture of Netball with International Star - Brentwood School (Summer 3 Days)

Netball with International Star - Brentwood School (Summer 3 Days)

Our international coaching team will introduce girls to the game’s most modern skills and strategies, helping young players master both basic and advanced skills, using methods adopted by international players.