|WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Netball America is happy to announce we
have reached 370 members!! We welcome the following new clubs this
month: Maryland Netball Club, Houston Shooting Stars, Senators Netball Club, New York and the new
netballers at the Wilson Gray YMCA in Connecticut.
Spread the love - forward this email to your Netball friends and encourage them to join today.
|MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: FAYE HALL from The Phoenix Heat
Faye has been a real inspiration not
only in her dedication to Netball but in her creativity that has
presented Netball America with some invaluable opportunities. Faye is responsible for the Fabulous Netball America
public website redesign. The team worked hard over a period of 4
months to give the web site a fresh new look and the response has
Faye has also brought in donations of over
$2,000 to Netball America. Through Faye's contacts she was able to
secure advertisements for Netball America and the Phoenix Heat in 6 movie theaters in Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe.
Also find Netball America on the
GoodSearch toolbar - again thanks to Faye. Anytime you perform an
internet search using this toolbar or make a purchase online a
donation goes to Netball America.
Her creativity has
been invaluable from designing of our t-shirts and posters to our
sponsorship documents. Faye, in our eyes you are priceless!
If you would like to nominate a team,
club or individual you believe deserves recognition please email us
All winners receive a gift from Netball America.
Calling all products, services, anyone who needs exposure to 20,000 Basketball fans: We are currently seeking in kind donations and sponsorship for all of our events. All suggestions & contacts that could assist us are greatly appreciated. Email info@netballamerica for more info.
EAST & WEST COAST REPRESENTATIVE TEAMS TRIAL
Trials are being held for teams to
participate at upcoming Staples Center and Madison Square Garden
events for 2010.
The Netball America West Coast Trials will be held
on February 27th in Los Angeles and the East Coast Trials
will be held on March 20th in New York City.
For a full calendar of events click here.
2010 @ A GLANCE :
BUY TICKETS for these events TODAY!
LA Clippers,Staples Center in April 4th, Netball showcase in
front of 17,000 fans.
opener for the WNBA NY Liberty at Madison Square Gardens on May 16th.
Sparks final home game on August 20th
in front of 14,000
Netball America at the Rugby
7's, Las Vegas February 13th
Netball event at the Hollywood Ashes in September.
Association of PE Teachers Conference in March.
Would you like get involved in these events? Tell us a little
bit about yourself and we will find a job to suit you. Click
to start the process.
NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH SHERATON NEW YORK
Alternatively call 1888-627-7067 and use the code 'Netball America' to
also take advantage of this rate.
Do New York in style! While you are in town for the Netball Showcase at Madison Square Garden you can have the corporate rate when you stay at the Sheraton Hotel & Towers centrally located corporate rate
for our Madison Square Garden event. Please click here
to make a
Q1. The Red WA is taking a Throw In on
the side line. WA tries to bounce pass it to the Center but it hits
the Blue WD's knee and rebounds back to the Red WA who catches it,
still standing outside the court. Is it a Red or Blue Throw In?
UMPIRING TIPS by Prue
Plummer-D'AmatoIn 1996 Prue was awarded the All Australia
(AA) umpiring award, then the IFNA Umpires Award in 1998. The IFNA
Umpiring Award was endorsed in 2001.
Q2. Red Goal Attack leaves the court to
secure a better position. Blue Goal Defense remains on the court and
prevents Red Goal Attack from re-entering. Is this an infringement?
Q: ARE YOU STRUGGLING TO ANSWER?
A: Perhaps now would be a good time to sign up for one of the following
Umpire Practical Testing at the
West Coast Representative Trials on Februa
Umpire Practical Review Session
and Theory Testing on February 28th
Umpire Practical and Theory Review
Session in NY on March 20th
Umpire Theory Testing in NY on
To buy a copy of the new
rule book or a new finger grip whistle, click here.
REMEMBER members have access to
practice tests in the members area of the website.
A1. It's a Red Throw In. The last
player on Court to touch the ball was the Blue Center. [Rule
10.1; Rule 18.4.1(i)]
A2. No. A player may defend an
opponent who has chosen to go out of Court provided that the
defending player does not leave the Court or own playing area in
order to defend. [Rule 16.6.1].
Purchase tickets to upcoming events, meat pies and netball gear. Check out our new portable netball posts
we have in stock here.
To find out how to get Netball into your regional schools and how we can help, click here.