No netball this week due to Kings Birthday, have a good break.


Topic 1

Good Sports – Survey             +  NNZ Good Sports Launch


Amanda Dyason, Centre Relationship Manager, Netball Northern Zone


Share with all Centre Membership via Sporty database/email/social media

Netball Northern Zone have a focus on Good Sports this year as have many Centres.  Ahead of our running Centre based workshops we wish to collate some background data.

If you would please send the following survey to your full membership that would be much appreciated.   Analysis and summary of findings will be shared with all Centres.

Zone Good Sports Survey:

Netball NZ – Launch of Good Sports Campaign

NNZ Resources are now available  on the website. NNZ will be posting Good Sports videos on NNZ Social media pages throughout the season and we encourage all Centres to share these with your community.

Topic 2

Tournament Tips


Karyne Ross, Community Netball Manager


Share with all Rep/UNISS Coaches, Umpires and Managers


The zone is running an online Q&A session for Coaches, Managers, and Umpires that will be attending the local tournaments as well as tournament weeks. This is a fantastic opportunity to ask the expert your questions regarding all things tournament preparation. You will be able to network with other Coaches, Managers, Umpires, and NetballSmart and offer any advice from those who have participated in tournaments previously.

Join our experts!

  • MG Mystics Head Coach, Tia Winikerei and Assistant Coach, Rob Wright
  • NNL Marvels Team Manager, Amanda Dyason
  • Netball NZ National Squad Umpire, Zak Middleton
  • Netball Smart Development Officer, Amelia Pasco

Click HERE to watch a Zoom recording of the previous tournament tips video that has lots of content from each expert. We encourage you to watch this first and use the Q&A to ask any specific questions you will have. We have also attached some other resources that will give you a good base of knowledge to use.

If you are interested in learning some great tips then register by clicking the link HERE. Registrations close 7th June.

Topic 3

Sport Auckland – Coaching Courses


Amanda Dyason, Centre Relationship Manager, Netball Northern Zone


Share with all Centre coaches


Sport Auckland have 2 courses out east coming up being held at Pakuranga Rugby Club at Lloyd Ellsmore Park.

  1. For our new or beginner coaches we have our Coach Emerge program running on the 29th of May from 6-7:30pm. Registration link is Program is bult around the Good Sports Spine and how it can be sued to support planning training sessions and supporting the needs of our tamariki and rangatahi. For all new or beginner coaches, especially good for parents supporting junior teams.
  2. For parents looking to help their kids in sport we have “Winning in the Long Run” running on the 6th June form 6-7pm. Registration link is  Program is again built around the Good Sport Spine but focussing more on how parents can support their kids on game day and in and around sport to develop a lifelong love and engagement in sport and activity.

For more information click the link in attachment above.