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Junior League & Schools Secretary Vacancy

Junior League & Schools Secretary Vacancy

Essex Met is looking for a new Junior League & Schools Secretary Owing to the current secretary relocating, the role of Junior League & Schools Secretary is now available. An overview of the role is listed below: Responsibilities Administer the Essex Met Junior League Receive communications from teams, complaints, re-arrangement requests etc and reply to

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Rita Shea (1939-2019)

Rita Shea (1939-2019)

Essex Metropolitan Netball Association is saddened to advise of the death of its former Chairman, Rita Shea. Rita died on 31 October at Ravenscourt Nursing Home, peacefully after a short illness. Rita was Chairman of Essex Met for over 30 years, making her the (or one of the) longest-serving Chairman in England. She had previously

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Essex Met Netball Coaching Workshops

Essex Met Netball Coaching Workshops

Two new coaching courses, ‘Coaching Game Sense’ and ‘Get into Coaching’ are taking place at Redbridge this winter. To reserve your place, complete the booking form or contact development@essexmet.co.uk for more information.

London Pulse Netball Coaching Conference – Thursday 21st November 2019

London Pulse Netball Coaching Conference – Thursday 21st November 2019

London Pulse Coaching Conference Copper Box Arena London Pulse Coaching Conference “Creating a positive coaching environment to enable netball athletes to thrive and develop their skills” with Sam Bird, Vicki Wilson and Serena Guthrie. Newly appointed Director of Netball and Head Coach Sam Bird will lead London Pulse Netball’s inaugural coaching conference at the Copper

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AGM Agenda & Reports 2018-2019

AGM Agenda & Reports 2018-2019

The Essex Met AGM is taking place at Redbridge on Wednesday 3 July at 8.15pm. Refreshments will be provided and Kirsty Herbert, the new Essex Met Netball Development Officer will be giving a presentation on the new affiliation / membership process which is launching imminently. The full agenda and end of season committee reports can

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INF Rules: Expected Application of Game Management

INF Rules: Expected Application of Game Management

The Rules of the game state that Netball is an exciting, fast and skilful game of fair contest, which should be played with the core values of equal opportunity, fair play and respect for an opponent’s skill and safety. New INF rules on expected application of game management can be found here.

Have you tried Walking Netball?

Have you tried Walking Netball?

Walking Netball is a slower version of the game; it is netball, but at a walking pace. The game has been designed so that anyone can play it regardless of age or fitness level. From those who have dropped out of the sport they love due to serious injury, to those who believed they had hung

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Essex Met Supports Young Netballers

Essex Met Supports Young Netballers

Essex Met is proud to be providing funding support for two of our County’s promising young athletes. Jasmin Odeogberin (aged 17) is a regular player for Essex Open and Funmi Fadoju (aged 15) plays for New Campbell, both also play for London Pulse. Commenting on her netball journey Jasmin (left) said: “I have played for

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Social Netball – New Players Welcome

Social Netball – New Players Welcome

OPA Netball Club – Plaistow, Newham – Contact: opa_netball_club@hotmail.com   HighamSparks Netball Team – Chingford, Waltham Forest Contact: highamsparksnc@gmail.com   Contact development@essexmet.co.uk for more information.  

Walking netball

Walking netball

Have you tried walking netball? It’s a great way to get involved in the game & keep fit! And now there are classes four days a week! So what are you waiting for?    

**Junior League Volunteer Vacancy**

**Junior League Volunteer Vacancy**

Essex Met Netball would like to recruit a new Junior League Volunteer. If you would like to discuss the position, please contact Pat; chair@essexmet.co.uk

Sitting Netball Shoots and Scores

Sitting Netball Shoots and Scores

London Sport’s Sitting Netball programme uses the power of sport to engage and bring about positive change in the mental wellbeing of elderly care home residents. London Sport’s Sitting Netball programme is a static, simpler version of the original game that takes place in residential care homes. Practising basic ball skills, residents take it in

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Walking Netball

Walking Netball

Walking Netball There are now more sessions of walking netball available in Essex now. To find out more please click here Walking Netball has evolved from a growing demand for walking sports. Often, one of netball’s strengths is that people never forget playing the sport and the memories as well as the love for the

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