Natalie Panagarry

Natalie Panagarry talks VNSL finals weekend

Ahead of the Vitality Netball Superleague finals this weekend we speak to Elite Netball Academy ambassador and Loughborough Lightning captain Natalie Panagarry. We cover how she deals with nerves, making mistakes and being in the moment.

Who invented netball

Who Invented Netball

This short quiz tests your knowledge of the game as we look at when netball was invented and how it has progressed over the years!

Why netball is a great sport

Why Netball Is A Great Sport

In this blog, we’ll prove why netball is a great sport and why we think everyone should play it. How it does wonders for your fitness, accuracy and your friendship circle.

Natalie Panagarry

Meet Natalie Panagarry

Meet Loughborough Lightning and England Roses star Natalie Panagarry, the latest addition to our team of ambassadors

What to eat before a workout

What To Eat Before A Workout

We used to think of food as being physical fuel, to power our bodies sufficiently for the workout ahead. While this is still 100% true, the power of food goes beyond this. It can play a crucial role in our mental clarity – helping us make the right decisions on court at the right time and amazingly in recovery and injury prevention.

Anna Carter

Meet Coach Anna Carter

In the final post in this series, we chat to Elite Netball Academy’s head coach and founder Anna Carter to find out how the fear of missing out got her into the game and what advice she would give to her younger self. What’s your earliest netball memory? Attending my first netball practice at junior…

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Chloe Smith

Meet Coach Chloe Smith

In the third post in this series, we chat to one of Elite Netball Academy’s coaches Chloe Smith to find out why a diary is an essential part of her kit bag and what she eats before a match – the answer might surprise you! What’s your earliest netball memory? My earliest netball memory is…

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Natalie Haythornthwaite

Meet Natalie Haythornthwaite

Chatting with Elite Netball Ambassador Natalie Haythornthwaite February is the month of love, it’s a time to cherish those around us and the activities we love doing, which for us means one thing – yup you guessed it – it’s time to celebrate our love of netball! We’ve asked some of our coaches and brand…

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Marking Your Mental Health

Here at Elite Netball, we’re passionate about developing every aspect of our young athletes and ensuring their mental health is in good shape. We strongly believe your mental health shouldn’t sit on the sidelines, it shouldn’t be allowed to go offside or be double marked. It’s something we talk about openly as a coaching group…

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