Netball - Information and Registration

Netball registrations are now closed.

 

Register here for netball, Yr 1-6

 

Registrations will close on the 1st of April 2021.

 

Grades:

MOTHER EARTH Future Ferns – Year 1 & 2 – The focus at this age group is on exploring Netball and the development of fundamental movement and ball skills. It allows players to catch, pass, and shoot from day one, providing a fun introduction to the sport.

The format for game day is, WARM UP - SKILL DEVELOPMENT (20 minutes) - TRANSITION - GAME 4 v 4 (2x 8 minute halves) - COOL DOWN. All equipment for this year group is provided.

 

MOTHER EARTH Future Ferns – Year 3 & 4 – The focus on this age group is learning the basic skills in a modified game. The Year 3 & 4 programme is designed to be fast and fun, maximising participation. There are five players in each team and rotating positions so that everyone gets an equal chance to develop their skills.

The format for game day is, WARM UP - SKILL DEVELOPMENT (15 minutes) - TRANSITION - GAME 5 V 5 (4x 8 minute quarters) - COOL DOWN. 1 minute intervals, with a maximum of 3 minutes at half time. Rolling substitutions are allowed. 2.6m goal height. Season comprises of 10 round robin games. 

 

MOTHER EARTH Future Ferns – Year 5 & 6 - The focus for this age group is for all players to get plenty of touches on the ball to enhance skill development and enjoyment. The game continues to be modified; being played 6 vs 6 players on a full-size court with lowered goal posts (2.6m) Players rotate to prevent early specialisation in positions. With 3 positions only in the game, Centre, Attack and Defence.

The format for game day is, WARM UP - GAME 6 v 6 (4x 8 minute quarters) - COOL DOWN. 3 minute intervals, half time is a maximum of 5 minutes. Teams change ends at half-time. Players must pass or shoot within 5 seconds. Rolling substitutions are allowed.

Season comprises of 10 round robin games, with regrading after the first 5 rounds.

Year 6 teams will be graded this year, grading games will be played on Saturday 15th May 2021. Year 1 - 5 teams will NOT be graded.

 

UmpiresAll teams will need to provide an umpire for each game.

 

Location:

Games for all Year levels are played at the Tauranga Netball Centre (Cnr Hull & Maunganui Roads).

 

Season Dates:

Saturday 22nd May to 14th August.

Year 6 teams | Semi-finals and playoffs, Saturday 21st August 2021. Finals and playoffs, Saturday 28th August 2021.

 

Game Times:

Year 1 & 2 teams - Saturday game

Start times between 10:00am - 11:00am 

 

Year 3 & 4 teams - Saturday game

Start times between 11:30am - 12:30pm

 

Year 5 & 6 teams - Saturday game

Start times between 12:30pm - 1:30pm 

 

Practises will take place at school lunchtimes, before or after school. Days and times to be confirmed by the team Coach or Manager.

 

Cost:

$70 per player, including the hire of a PPS netball dress (this does not include the cost of an umpire).


 

Uniform:

A school netball dress will be loaned to each player before the first game of the season. Black or dark blue boxer briefs / tight shorts are to be worn underneath. Players are not allowed to wear coloured stockings, rugby socks, skivvies or bike pants that hang below the uniform. Players will be allowed to wear black thermal wear under their uniform dress if required.
Y1&2 do not require bibs. Bibs will be loaned by PPS for Y3&4 and Y5&6 teams.


*Earrings, studs, taonga’s, watches, bracelets, shall not be worn. NO JEWELLERY!! *
*Fingernails must be short and smooth*

*Hair must be suitably tied back*

 

EACH TEAM WILL REQUIRE TWO PARENTS TO VOLUNTEER. ONE TO BE COACH, ONE TO BE MANAGER.

Coaches hold the team practises and are present to coach during games.

Managers are responsible for team logistics & organisation e.g. correspondence of practise and game times to all members of the team; key point of contact for PPS Sports & Events Co-ordinator & Harbourside Netball. Managers are also responsible for collecting the team's uniforms at the end of the last game; cleaning them and returning the set of uniforms to the office 7-10 days after the last game.

NB: Either the Coach or Manager will be responsible for the contact tracing for their team. They will need to download the IDME app to enter the court enclosure. They will need to register their team at the office each Saturday, by using their own pen to tick the team attendees on the team list which will be provided.

These roles can be shared across parents if required. You do not need to have previous experience coaching. Without parents volunteering for these roles; WE ARE UNABLE TO SUBMIT TEAMS.

 

 

Coaching/Umpiring:

Harbourside Netball Centre runs a lot of workshops and modules to provide clear pathways for coaches and umpires.

  • Year 1-4 Coach Workshops will be held on;

Saturday 17th April 2021, from 1pm - 3pm at Tauranga Netball Centre.

Saturday 8th May 2021, from 1pm - 3pm at Tauranga Netball Centre.

  • Year 5-6 Coach Workshops will be held on;

Saturday 17th April 2021, from 10:30am - 12:30pm at Tauranga Netball Centre.

Saturday 8th May 2021, from 10:30am - 12:30pm at Tauranga Netball Centre.

 

To register please contact Tania 07 575 9917; ops@harboursidenetball.co.nz.

You will need comfortable clothes, a water bottle and a pen.

 

 

iDMe App:

Harbourside Netball will be using iDMe as their contact tracing app.

All spectators/managers/coaches and umpires need to please download this app for easy contact tracing at Harbourside. 

Please click HERE for information on how to download the app and how it works. 

 

PPS Statement of Intent: Children in Sport

All parents should be aware of the PPS Sport Statement of Intent. Click here to view PPS Sport Statement of Intent.

 

Extra-curricular Sports Code of Conduct

All players and parents are required to agree to follow the PPS Extra-curricular Sports Code of Conduct. Click here to view Pillans Point Extra-curricular Sports Code of Conduct