Intro to Netball (Year 1)

Start your Netball jouney!

Designed to be a fun and supportive first exposure to the game of Netball for boys and girls in Year 1 - this inclusive session will allow children to learn the basics of Netball, and set them up for participating in our Shine Hotshots teams when they are older!

Venue:
Shine Sports Ground, Lime Trees Road, BS6 7XWShine Sports Ground, Lime Trees Road, BS6 7XW View on map
Dates:
Thu 5 May 2022 - Thu 21 Jul 2022
Times:
17.00 - 18.00
Age range:
Year 1
Eligibility:
Open to children from any school
Essential kit:
  • Clothing and footwear that are appropriate for the chosen activity
  • Water bottle (Available in The Shine Shop)

Activity Details

Players will get the chance to improve their technique in all the essential skills through fun games. These skills will be age appropriate. 

The focus of sessions will include:

  • Attacking (shooting and build up around the D) 
  • Defending (body position and angles) 
  • Movement (footwork and landing with 2 feet)
  • Passing (Chest, bounce and shoulder)
  • Pattern of play 
  • Communication and team work
  • Matches and rules
  • Learning to win and lose

In addition to improving the participant’s knowledge of the game and helping them to work as part of a team, sessions will also incorporate fundamental skills such as; 

  • Balance
  • Speed
  • Communication
  • Co-ordination
  • Agility
Further Information
  • Please note that places are limited and bookings are made on a first come/first served basis.
  • Shine’s experienced team are first-aid trained, DBS checked and fully insured.
  • Your child/children must be signed out at the end of every day.
  • Sessions are led by experienced, qualified netball instructors.
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