Levels of participation are growing fast. England Netball have over 103,000 affiliated members and at least one million women and girls play netball during a typical week in the netball season.
This tournament consists of an U11, U12 and U13 competition.
The competitors age will be taken from the 1 September 2018.
All teams must be 7-a-side.
Size 5 balls will be used.
Posts will be 10ft.
Qualifying for the finals
Schools must enter a qualifier in order to reach the finals.
The top teams in each will be invited to the finals.
Finals and reserve dates
All dates are now confirmed and will not change. If the finals are postponed for any reason, the below reserve dates will be used.
U11 - Wednesday 20 March or Thursday 21 March 2019.
U12 & U13 - Friday 22 March 2019.
U11 - Wednesday 27 March 2019.
U12 & U13 - Friday 29 March 2019.
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The official merchandisers for IAPS, who sell branded products both online, and at events, throughout the year. All of the commission made from the merchandise is put directly back into the sports programme, to keep improving the events every year.
Shirt Logos do team hoodies for schools. Place your order online and have your hoodies sent directly to your school or collect at the event.
Teams across all age groups must consist of girls only.
This is in accordance with the NGB's rules and regulations.
Once a venue is full you can join the waiting list and/or book for an alternative venue.
Schools agree to supply a level C qualified umpire for the qualifying rounds.
Umpires who are not C grade level will not be able to umpire.
If a school does not provide a C grade umpire for their team, may be asked to withdraw from the tournament.
All competitors must attend an IAPS School.
Children may only play in one age group throughout the competition.
Only a member of school staff, with a school email address, can enter IAPS sports events.
Bookings are made on a first come, first served basis.
National governing body
The national governing body for netball in England is England Netball
Information about netball officiating courses in the UK can be found on the England Netball website here.
A way for kids to get active, enjoy themselves and make new friends. It’s designed specifically for children aged 9-11 and uses fun and variety to polish skills and aid fitness.
All the information you need to set up High 5 games, including rules and resources are available on the England Netball website here.
Rules and regulations
INF rules and regulations
All IAPS netball tournaments are conducted under the International Netball Federation rules and regulations, including their ruling on gender splits within tournaments.
7 a side netball played in accordance with EN and/or INF rules and regulations is to be single sex.
Please read the rules and regulations in full before entering the event.
Schools must complete their team sheet online 2 weeks prior to the event.
The link to submit your competitors details will be in your confirmation email, sent to you immediately after booking online.
If you do not receive the confirmation email for any reason, you can log into your account via iaps.uk and re-send yourself the email.
We will always email and tweet any urgent information to schools regarding our events e.g. cancellations due to weather.
We will use this noticeboard to post the same information.
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