Drills

Attacking Centre Pass

category: Attack

Netball Attacking Centre Pass Attack GA and WA start on the line squeezing their defenders into the middle. This opens up space to run into Has to be...

Set Play - Attacking Centre Pass

category: Movement

Netball Set Play - Attacking Centre pass Movement WA and GA line up in the middle slightly off-line behind each other On the whistle both players spl...

Getting Free For A Centre Pass

category: Attack

Netball Getting free for a Centre Pass Attack The purpose of this drill is to encourage Attackers to get into a position near to the transverse line ...

Centre Pass Defence

category: Defence

Netball Centre Pass Defence Defence Have the feeder start on the centre circle. Set up two boxes starting in the middle of the court and ending at on...

2 Vs 1 Centre Pass

category: Getting-free

Netball 2 vs 1 Centre Pass Getting free Set up a 3m x 3m area, with an Attacker and a Defender inside. A Feeder stands outside the area and starts wi...

Wa And Ga Coordinating Centre Pass

category: Attack

Netball WA and GA coordinating Centre Pass Attack Set up a big square 9m x 9m, split into four 3m x 3m squares. It can be put into the context of cou...

Comparing Wa Vs Ga Centre Pass

category: Getting-free

Netball Comparing WA vs GA Centre Pass Getting free Using one side of a court set up two centre pass scenarios with a feeder standing in the middle o...

Wide Set-Up

category: Centre-Pass-Set-Plays

Netball Wide Set-Up Centre Pass Set Plays The WA and GA will set up at opposite sides - in this example above, the WA is set up on the right and GA o...

Attacking Centre Pass

category: Footwork

Netball Attacking Centre Pass Footwork GA and WA start on the line squeezing their defenders into the middle. This opens up space to run into Has to ...

1 Vs 1 Centre Pass

category: Getting-free

Set up a 3m x 3m area, with an attacker and a defender inside. A feeder stands outside the area and starts with the ball. You can set this up in th...

Centre Deep

category: Centre-Pass-Set-Plays

  • The WA and GA will start in a staggered position, with one player (WA in this example) on the line and the other (GA) positioned off the line<...

Centre Pass Practice

category: Decision-making

Play an attacking game situation of a centre pass with free flow at the line. A centre, WA and GA are looking to move the ball for 2 passes with a ...

Circle Edge Drive

category: Getting-free

This drill enables players to begin to link the movement patterns up the court from the centre pass.

2 lines of players beginning in the cen...

Dictating a Centre Pass

Set up 3 cones along a transverse line, one in the middle, one at the edge of court and one in between these.

Have one defender behind the li...

GA Receive

  • The WA and GA will start in a staggered position, with one player (GA in this example) on the line and the other (WA) positioned off the line<...

Getting free for a Centre Pass

The purpose of this drill is to encourage Attackers to get into a position near to the transverse line when receiving a Centre pass.

Set up 6...

GS Exit Top

  • The WA and GA will start in a staggered position, with one player (GA in this example) on the line and the other (WA) positioned off the line&...

Stack Set-Up

  • The WA and GA will start in a stacked position, so one player will be on the line (GA in this example) and the other player approximately 1-2 ...

Team practice

3 attacking player are the GA, WA, GS.

Centre passes the ball to GA, GA to WA, and WA to GS.

After every attack start again in the sa...

Team practice

3 attacking player are the GA, WA, GS.

Centre passes the ball to GA, GA to WA, and WA to GS.

After every attack start again in the sa...

Virtual Defending

Two lines (Indian file) behind the centre transverse line facing the centre of the court.

On the coach's whistle players drive out at a 45 d...

WA and GA coordinating Centre Pass

Set up a big square 9m x 9m, split into four 3m x 3m squares. It can be put into the context of court by positioning it just inside the shooting th...

Web Videos

Netball game - centre position guide

Netball player position guide on everything you need to know about playing centre during a game of Netball. We provide you with all the basic advice f...

Sessions

2 on 1 Defence of a Centre Pass

It’s a common cliche, but you’re most vulnerable after you have just scored. Make sure your defence from the centre pass is strong with your players w...

Centre Pass Attack

Restart after every point with an attacking mentality. Use the possession of the ball as an opportunity to attack with set structure and form.

Developing Centre Pass Set Plays

Get the ball to your shooters as quickly as possible with this netball set plays session - working on communication, passing accuracy and timing

Defending the centre pass

Defending set-piece session designed to help your players put pressure on the opposition from the word "Go!"

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Community Drills

Centre Pass

Coach blows the whistle.Attach player practice running in for the ballDefence Practice standing on side defending ballCentre practices ball placementA...

Centrepass movement

Done with two or more groups simultaneously. (If only one group - run it from centre circle, in centre of court).C is the feeder. WA lines up be...