Ngaio School

Our Place to Learn

Netball at Ngaio School

 

Coordinators:

Ann Hay amshay@outlook.com 021 535 291

Sophia Gowans s.gowans@ngaio.school.nz

 

Season begins: 5 May


Season ends: 1 September at latest – no games 2 June or middle weekend and last weekend of term 2 holidays

 

When do games take place: For years 3-4 (most likely Saturday afternoons), 5-6 (Saturday morning) Year 1 and 2 play in Term 3 only.

 

Venue for games: Newlands College or Newlands Intermediate

 

Day/times of practices: varies according to availability of coaches

 

Venue for practices: Ngaio School

 

Uniform/equipment: Year 5 and 6 wear Ngaio Sports Uniform can be purchased at NZ Uniforms Thorndon or online at ngaioschool.nzuniforms.com

Year 3 and 4 uniforms are not compulsory but encouraged.

Selections: At the discretion of the coordinators. Preferences and friendships will be taken into account.

League details: Northern Suburb website www.nsnetball.co.nz and ANZ futureFERNS information is on www.mynetball.co.nz/futureferns/home

More information:


Year 1 and 2

ANZ futureFERNS programme run by NSN.

Most likely in Term 3 (but TBC) and most likely at Wellington Girls College Gym (indoors) (Dates and times TBC)

Players are registered as individuals and attend a 1 hours session. This is split into 30 minutes of skills developing the fundamental skills of netball. Players are put into teams of 4 and play a 4v4 game across a third of the court, shooting into hula hoops.

No uniform required.

No practices required.


Year 3 and 4

ANZ futureFERNS programme run by NSN.

Run over terms 2 and 3 at Newlands College (outdoors) Saturday afternoons (TBC)

Players are registered as Ngaio School teams of 5-8 players (they play 5 a side)

They play at the same time each week – with the first part of the session focusing on skill development. Then they play 5v5 games on 2 thirds of the court, shooting into 2.60m goals with size 4 balls.

No uniform required although we encourage use of the Ngaio sports uniform top to help them feel like a team.

Practices not required – but can be beneficial


Year 5 and 6

ANZ futureFERNS 6 aside netball

Run over Terms 2 and 3 at Newlands College (outdoors) Saturday mornings (TBC)

Players are registered as Ngaio School teams of 6-9 players (they play 6 a side)

They play 6v6 games on a full court, shooting into 2.60m goals with size 4 balls.                                                                                                                                             

They must wear the full Ngaio Sports uniform (shirts and shorts)

Practices are recommended