netball

Play for fun

If you don’t fancy the commitment of joining a team, then come along to Active Campus Netball where you can turn up and play for fun.

It doesn’t matter if you’re an experienced player or have never played before, Active Campus is for everyone and all abilities.

Our friendly student activators will be on hand to welcome you and guide you through the session.

When: Thursdays 18:00 – 19:00
Where: Sugden Sports Centre
How to sign up: There is no need to register – just turn up and play.
Cost: Free
Contact: Darren Waldron d.waldron@mmu.ac.uk

Active Campus timetable

Compete

Compete against friends, flatmates and course mates in our Netball Campus League. Play weekly fixtures with qualified umpires and compete against other university teams within Manchester Met.

Our Campus Leagues are a great way to play the sport you love in a social but competitive environment, with trophies and prizes at the end of the year for the winning team.

When: Sundays 16:00 - 19:00
Where: Platt Lane Sports Complex
How to sign up: Register Here
Cost: £25.00
Contact: Alicia Green a.green@mmu.ac.uk

Represent

Represent Manchester Metropolitan and join Netball.

Manchester Met Netball is a Spotlight Sport, with six teams playing in the BUCS league. A highly experienced coaching team, alongside a brand new double show-court facility at Platt Lane, shows the level of investment we have behind our netballers.

BUCS level

  • 1st - Northern Premier Division
  • 2nd - Northern 4a
  • 3rd - Northern 4a
  • 4th - Northern 5a
  • 5th - Northern 6a

For more details on joining this club, please email us at sportclubs@mmu.ac.uk.

Our sport staff

Coaches and support staff

The Netball development officer and head coach of Manchester Met and Tameside Netball Club, Paul Harper, offers a wealth of experience having won 5 NPL titles with 7 Manchester Thunder and seeing many of his athletes reach the highest level of Netball.

Michelle Gilkes is our 2nd team coach and is involved with Manchester Thunder Netball Club.

Our sport facilities

Training facilities and times

All teams train at Platt Lane Sports Complex.

Monday: Training (PM)
Wednesday: GAME DAY
Thursday: Strength and Conditioning (1st team) (PM)

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Scholars

This years Netball scholars

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Partners, links and pathways

Working relationship

Dominoes

Manchester Thunder

Thunder use Manchester Met facilities for training, strength and conditioning and physio. Currently, five of our scholars play for thunder.

Oldham

Working relationship

Tameside

Head coach of Manchester Met’s 1st team from Tameside Netball Club.

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