Inspiring sports coaching for boys and girls aged 7-16

Netball Academy 2017 with International Stars

  • Ages: 7-16 years
  • Dates: 
  • Time: 09.30–15.30 (Drop-off from 8.45, Pick-up before 16.15)
  • Price: £164 (3 days)

  

The Coaches

Our inspiring and fun Netball Academy will be led by top players / coaches - click here to see more on our coaches. Melissa Hyndman will be coaching for 1 day on this Academy. 

Melissa is one of the world’s most prominent high performance netball coaches. Melissa has previously taken Wales from 19th to 8th in the world rankings, the highest they have ever been placed and the greatest improvement a coach has made to any national team since rankings have been recorded. Melissa also oversaw the most successful season in the history of the Celtic Dragons, a campaign in which they reached the Super League grand final.

The Academy

During this inspiring 3 day academy, the coaching team will introduce girls aged 7-16 years 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 and end of academy tournament.

 

  • 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:

  • training shoes
  • a packed lunch and snacks
  • water bottle 
  • suitable clothing for the weather conditions
  • sun cream 
 
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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.