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Does anyone have any training tips on Channels?

Does anyone have any training tips on Channels?

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i am trying to get my teams to use channels down the?

i am trying to get my teams to use channels down the attacking court to stop getting in each others way. any ideas for drills and practice please.

Chris White Coach, England

How do I teach space/channelling down the court...to?

How do I teach space/channelling down the court...to 10/11 year olds. thanks

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Does anyone have any exercises or drills to stop my girls passing to th other team??

Does anyone have any exercises or drills to stop an entire team of girls from passing the ball to the defenders instead of their own team mates...? THey can all throw a pass to each other in training, I've tried adding pressure situations where they have defenders to evade to replicate the real game but in games they cannot seem to get it together...help!

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How do you stop crowding

My friend coaches an under 13s team and when someone has the ball they all run for it like seagulls going for bread. The coach has told them many times to spread out and for not everyone to run to the ball at once but the girls keep doing it and they can't get the ball down the court.

Laura Henshaw Coach, Australia

How to improve team communication on court?

i have begun to coach an under 11's team and they don't talk to each other or work as a team and i was wondering if there was any good tips to get them to do so?

Courtney Wright Coach, Australia

The girls all huddle up - teaching them to spread out

My girls all huddle up rather than spread out. It is so frustrating. HOw do you teach them to spread out for the ball and keep in their side of the court. Any drills you can direct me to? It is also about getting free. They to lob passes rather than flat passes.

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Channels and spacing

I need a comprehensive drill for coaching channels. It's only a couple of players that don't get it (the centre and the GS/GA) but it is causing real disruption in games and forcing unecessary mistakes.

Siobhan Tarleton Coach, England

Suggested set plays for youngsters

I like the idea of teaching set plays to stop my girls swarming the ball, but wasn't sure what set plays to use! Are there any on this site or can anyone share their favourite easy ones for 8/9 yo's

J C Coach, Australia

Developing 'channels' on court

Does anyone have any drills or practices for groups of 10 or more that will help explain and develop an understanding of 'channels' and moving the ball into new space rather than keep everything down one side?

Katie Nicholls Coach, England

Fair court time, 9 players, 6x8min quarters - how!?!

I have 9 players in a summer Rep preparation comp. Players have nominated 2 preferred positions. How do I rotate for fair/equal court time across the 5 weeks, games are 6 x 8min quarters? Asked using Sportplan on Mobile

kelly Coach, Australia

I can't get my team to use more than one channel!!

What is a good drill to get players to use all 3 channels and not bunch up?? Asked using Sportplan Mobile App

Lucy Mackenzie Coach, England

how to rotate 10 players in netball

how to fairly rotate 10 players in a netball game

Victoria Lamb Coach, Australia

Using lanes to bring ball down court?

drill to assist team to use lanes bringing ball down court instead of clogging the areas?

Liza Costa Coach, Australia

Drills to help with spreading out

Anyone have any drills to teach spreading out and no crowding

Fran Farrington Coach, Australia

GS strategy to just stand by the post

Hi, my daughter is tall and plays GS. Her current coach keeps telling her to hold her position to stay by the post and not lead out. She is frustrated at this strategy as she feels she is not improving. What are your thoughts?Thanks Asked using Sportplan on Mobile

Helen Scott Coach, Australia

Developing 'channels' on court...

Does anyone have any drills or practices for groups of 10 or more that will help explain and develop an understanding of 'channels' and moving the ball into new space rather than keep everything down one side?

Katie Nicholls Coach, England

What is "channelling" in netba...

What is channelling in netball - can someone explain this terminology for me please...

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Simultaneous possession by two...

When two players on the same team catch the ball simultaneously, and one player releases the ball, what should the umpires decision be? Should it be "Held ball", or should play continue?

Ron Padgett Coach, Australia

What's the best technique to t...

Hi there I"m coaching a wonderful team of yr7 girls (11-12yr olds) they have lots of potentional however no matter how much I tell them to "find the open spaces" they don't and keep all running towards the ball as they are very keen. Then we have all this open space and about 3/4 players bunched together. Ideas of drills/ strategies to teach them would be much appreciated. Thanks - Trish

Trish Goulter Coach, New Zealand
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