Netball has gained significant popularity in Singapore over the past few years, and inspired many young girls to take up the sport. Several netball academies have also sprouted across the island, providing girls with opportunities to learn and develop their game outside their school.
Whether you are a new player trying out the sport for the first time, or a seasoned player looking for more training opportunities, there’s a netball academy out there for you! Not sure where to start your search? We’ve consolidated a list of netball academies that run weekly training programs in Singapore to help you along.
Centaurs netball club
Centaurs Netball launched in January 2017 and provides professional and quality coaching to junior netballers. All coaches are ex or current players (from Singapore and Australia) and are passionate about the game of netball, its growth in Singapore and encouraging young girls in team sports. The Centaurs’ program engenders team work, develops character and teaches respect for each other.
Age groups: U12s, U11s and U9s
Where: Turf City
Fees: $390 for 10 week program, 3 terms per year
Contact: Karla, 98531434, firstname.lastname@example.org
Singapore Netball Academy
Singapore Netball Academy aims to provide opportunities for young girls to learn and develop their skills and knowledge in netball. Training includes fitness instruction, skill specific netball coaching and understanding game play through set play strategies and game concepts.
Age groups: U8s, U10s, U12s and Secondary school development
Where: Sports Hub OCBC Arena Hall 3
When: Saturdays and Sundays
Fees: $250 for 10 weeks program, 4 terms per year
Sport Ready Netball Academy
By using teaching methods and philosophies which have proven highly successful in their home countries of New Zealand and Australia, Sport Ready aims to deliver a number of outstanding development programs for players of all ages. The programs have been designed by highly experienced coaches and focus strongly on the IFNA international curriculum for the development of young players. Together with skills, health and fitness, the Sport Ready programs have core teachings that reward effort and encourage teamwork, commitment, passion and friendship.
Age group: 8 & 9 (Mini Squad), 10 to 12 (Junior Squad) and 13 to 17 (Senior Squad)
Where: Kallang Netball Centre
When: Friday nights
Fees: $240 per term, 2 terms per year
Contact: Joanne Khan, 9734 2211, email@example.com
The Kids Network
Provides a training platform for kids who are keen to learn more about the sport and those who want to pursue their passion in netball.
Age groups: 6 to 10 (KidzNet), 7 to 9 (Fun Netball Kiddos), and 10 to 12 (Fun Netball Gurus)
Where: Kallang Netball Centre
Fees: $240 for 8 week program, 4 terms per year
Contact: Lizhen, 9877 6715, firstname.lastname@example.org or Faizah, 9828 2087, email@example.com
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If you are looking for summer holiday activities for your kids, check out our Overathird 3-day school holiday netball camp program here.