Drill Categories

Movement Drills

When your team has the ball movement in netball involves getting free from the opposition and creating space to receive the pass - progressing the bal...

Drills

Move Into Space

category: Decision-making

Set up grids 5 m by 5m. 3 player with 1 ball in each grid Player with the ball passes to the player moving to the empty cone.

Run And Move Into Space

category: Passing

Player 1 runs towards the player with the ball on reaching the cone player moves to receive the ball from player 2 by the outside cone and passes the ...

1-2 Taking on two defenders

  1. One A starts with the ball. She passes to her partner who has made a move to get past a defender.
  2. First A then moves, taking on the ...

Web Videos

Netball coaching tip - finding space

Netball Nation Ambassador Sharelle McMahon gives attacking players advice for finding space against strong defenders. For more coaching tips and advic...

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Sessions

Clearing Runs to Create Space

Don't all crowd and run to the ball, like moths to a light bulb! Teach your players to make smart runs to stretch the opposition and create space!

Protecting Space for Beginners

Can your juniors hold their space when attacking? Use this session to teach them how to hold off defenders and create more space to move into and rece...

Keeping Possession and Penetra...

We kick this movement session off with an energetic warm up game of Street Ball, as we focus on your team's attacking movement and on-court communicat...

Moving into Space

Get your players communicating and moving into the space with this plan, and see improvement to your team’s movement.

Public Drills

1,2 taking on two defenders

Max group of 4. Attackers pair up with 2 pairs at each end of the practise. Use a third of the netball court. 2 defenders set up in the middle. 1 ball...

Drill - Clearing and Creating Space

Blue A1 drives into space. Blue A2 reads off A1 and drives in the opposite direction. Both must be available for a pass.F must make a decision who to ...

Clear & Drive Down Court Routine

Passing routine to introduce and practice creating space on court by clearing out of an area and timing of drive onto the ball. 5 to 8 players l...

1-2 attack, taking on 2 defenders

Max group of 4. Attackers pair up with 2 pairs at each end of the practise. Use a third of the netball court. 2 defenders set up in the middle. 1 ball...