UoM Sport


Netball Club

Club Name

The University of Manchester Women's Netball Club

Contact Details

Katie Lee

katie.lee-2@student.manchester.ac.uk

About the Club

Women's netball club which represents the University of Manchester in a variety of BUCs leagues. Our first team currently compete in the Northern Premier League, where they finished 2nd to Loughborough Lightning in the 2016/17 season, with various promotions and high standards of competition being maintained throughout all 6 teams in the club.

Alongside training, the girls participate in fitness and social events to ensure both optimum performance and maximum enjoyment. As a performance sport, the club offers a high level of training and competition to individuals, whilst greatly enhancing the university experience.

Club Philosophy

As an increasingly growing female sport, Manchester University Netball Club aims to provide a highly competitive and friendly environment. Team work and dedication are at the core of the clubs values, and play an active role in the success of the club and each individual. With a significant amount of members, the club also works hard to increase participation and improve the standard of netball throughout the North West, by participating in external tournaments and matches, as well as assisting with both Sporticipate and Campus League, providing a strong network of sporting opppertunities throughout the university.

Training Times and Locations

Monday:

  • Training 6-8pm (4s/5s/6s) | Armitage Sports Centre
  • Training 8-10pm (1s/2s/3s)| Armitage Sports Centre

Wednesday:

  • Afternoon Matches (All Teams)

Friday:

  • Fitness 6-7pm (All Teams) | Sugden Sports Centre

Saturday:

  • Strength and Conditioning 09:00 - 10:00 (1st-4th Teams) | Sudgen Sports Centre

Campus Sport Netball

If you are not tempted by joining our Athletic Union Netball Clubs, did you know you can play more informal competition as part of our intra-university Campus Netball League every week.

We have both a Back to Netball league and a netball league for those that are not so new to it.

Register

Campus Sport Netball League

Begins in October and finishes in March. Runs on Wednesdays 18:30 - 22:30 at the Sugden Sports Centre

The Campus Sport Back to Netball

Comprises of 12 teams of women who are all new to netball or returning after a period of not playing.

The league plays begins in October and finishes in March, it runs on a Tuesday evening, from 18:30 - 22:30 at the Sugden Sports Centre.

StaffNet Squad

We have two teams that compete in the leagues and comprise of staff and postgraduate students from The University of Manchester and MMU. For more details regarding how to register for one of these teams contact campus.sport@manchester.ac.uk.


Sporticipate Netball

Never played Netball before? Want to play recreationally? The university offers FREE netball sessions for the university community for both students and staff at The University of Manchester!

Register

Once you sign up, you can also try out other sports for free, with over 19:000 hours of free sport available each week!

Sporticipate Netball is run weekly throughout the academic year. All equipment is provided by the friendly session leaders, who deliver fun sessions specifically for beginners.

When and where?

On Mondays we run a women only session at the Armitage Centre from 6pm-8pm, and on Thursdays we have a mixed netball session, so bring your friends/ housemates/ boyfriends down and show them up!

After you’ve signed up there’s no need to register for individual sessions, just turn up as and when you are available. Make sure you wear comfortable clothing, and bring a bottle of water to stay hydrated. We’ll see you there!

Contact us

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The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK

Purple Door opposite the Students' Union

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