Netball Manawatu Representative Programme

NETBALL MANAWATU REPRESENTATIVE PROGRAMME

Representative Coaches 2024

Congratulations to the following coaches who have been appointed to the following positions for 2024.

U18 Green Coach  - Nikole Waaka

U14 Green Coach  - Terina Peina

U18 White Coach  - Lathainia Lowrie

U14 White Coach  - Mims Eglington

U16 Green Coach  - Megan Wilton 

U14 Black Coach - Dantaye Simpson 

U16 White Coach  - Natasha Taylor

U17 Men's Coach - Annette Totoro

Representative Trial 1 - Sunday 7th April, 2024

U14 & U18 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am

U16 - 11:30 am - 1:30 pm 


Representative Trial 2 - Wednesday 10th April, 2024 

U14 & U18 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm 

U16 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm 


Representative Call Backs - Sunday 14th April, 2024 

U14 & U18 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am

U16 - 11:30 am - 1:30 pm 


Please ensure you have signed in and have been numbered before your start time. 

*Please note that end times may vary.

U17 Men

2023 saw the introduction of the U17 Men's grade into the Netball New Zealand U18 Competition. 

This year we are excited to announce that we have appointed a U17 Men’s Coach who we will work alongside to build up a Men’s representative programme over the next two years.  

More information will be updated here regarding tournaments and training schedules. 

Trial Dates for U17 Men  - TBC


Open Women's 

This year our Open Women's teams are heading away to Auckland. We endeavor to have the trial dates communicated to the community in JUNE to ensure that players can organize leave and pay fees to attend. 

More information will be updated here once the two Coaching Team appointments have been made.

Trial Dates for Open Women's - TBC

Tournament Calendar 2024 

U14, U16 & U18 Teams will train on THURSDAY nights (Starting 9th May)


Parent AND Player Induction Day - Sunday 5th May 

Compulsory for all Parents and Players selected In U14, U16 & U18 Teams heading to Nationals Tournaments. 

U14, U16, & U18 Team Tournaments 2024


Majorie Jenden Tournament 

1-2 June 2024, Masterton

Teams Attending

U14, U16, U18


Betty Steffensen

9 June 2024, Palmerston North (Vautier Park)

Teams Attending:

U14, U16, U18 


Wellington Centres Combined Invitational 

16 June 2024, Porirua 

Team Attending:

U16


Netball Whanganui Tournament 

23 June 2024, Whanganui

Team Attending:

U14 


Dale Wortman Invitation Fixtures

23 June 2024, Wellington (ASB Sports Centre)

Team Attending: 

U18


Hawkes Bay Tournament 

30 June 2024, Hawkes Bay (Mitre 10 Sports Park, Hastings)

Team Attending:

U16, U18


North Island Junior Championships

7 - 9 July 2024, Taranaki

Teams Attending:

U14 & U16


NNZ U18 Championships

15 - 18  July 2024, Dunedin

Team Attending:

U18




 Betty Steffenson Development Team Tournaments 2024


Betty Steffensen

9 June 2024, Palmerston North (Vautier Park)

Teams Attending:

U14, U16, U18 Development Teams*


Viking Tournament

16 June 2024, Dannevirke (Anderson Park)

Teams Attending: 

U14 & U16 Development Teams*


Netball Whanganui Tournament 

23 June 2024, Whanganui

Teams Attending:

U14 & U16 Development Teams*


Hawkes Bay Tournament 

30 June 2024, Hawkes Bay (Mitre 10 Sports Park, Hastings)

Team Attending:

U18 Development Teams*

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Open Men's and Women's Tournaments 2024


Netball Manawatu Opens Fixture

11 August 2024, Palmerston North

Team Attending:

Open Women's


Netball Wellington Centre Open Grade Fixtures

25 August 2023, Wellington

Team Attending:

Open Women's


Men's Nationals 2024

TBC

Teams Attending:

Open Men's


Netball Smart NNZ Open Grade Tournament

10 - 14 September 2023, Auckland 

Team Attending:

Open Women's


Betty Steffensen Development Programme 2024

This program is provided for all the players who haven't made the U14, U16, or U18 teams heading to the national tournaments. 

Players will be put into teams and participate in the following tournaments:

  • Betty Steffensen Tournament, Palmerston North
  • Vikings Tournament, Dannevirke
  • Hawkes Bay Tournament, Hastings 
  • Netball Whanganui Tournament