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Registration date : 2007-01-05

PostSubject: netball   Thu May 17, 2007 4:32 pm

The rules of netball

Netball is a fast, skilful team game based on running, jumping, throwing and catching. Teams may include up to 12 players but only 7 may take the court at any one time.
Each player has a playing position determined by the areas on the court where they may move. The playing positions are shown by identification letters worn above the waist positioned on both the front and the back of the player. Those positions are GS, GA, WA, C, WD, GD and GK prepared

The equipment needed

-netball
-stopwatch
-netball beaps
-injury medicines/spray

The type of suitable clothing

-silky & sleeveless shirt
-shorts

The skills needed

-bounce pass
-chest pass
-the pivot
-shooting
-shoulder pass

History of the sport- how it was started

the inaugural introduction of netball for the sporting pleasure of the general public happened in 1891 in AMERICA. IT was initially considered to be a nothing but a variant of basketball , and became known as '' women's basketball''; naming any game ''women's netball'' in mordern and oppressively politically correct days would most likely see the porpetrator shot. time were clearly simpler in 1891.
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