2024 Representative Information


After an extremely successful 2023, we are looking forward to building on our results and helping our representative programme grow in 2024 with our main focus always being on the development of our Rangatahi.

This year, Netball Waitakere will have teams competing in the following age groups:

Under 14s

EnviroWaste North Island Junior Netball Championships: 7th -  9th July 2024 at Waiwhakaiho Park Netball Courts, New Plymouth. 

U14/1 will compete in the regional circuit tournaments and travel to the North Island Junior Championships in New Plymouth.

Head Coach: Lisa Tomlinson
Assistant Coach: Shane Akauola

Manager: TBC

U14/2 will compete in the regional circuit tournaments only.

Head Coach: Mikayla Muller
Assistant Coach: Arielle Renata

Manager: Kirsty Grant

 **Please note that only players in year 9 or above will be considered for our U14 team, for year 7 and 8 players looking for additional opportunities we have our Player Development Programme and information about that can be found HERE

Under 16s

EnviroWaste North Island Junior Netball Championships: 7th - 9th July 2024 at Waiwhakaiho Park Netball Courts, New Plymouth. Both U16 teams will attend the North Island Champs and also attend circuit tournamnets each Sunday.

U16/1

Head Coach: Jo Heinzen
Manager: Keryn Soppet
   
U16/2  

Head Coach: Jen Mason
Manager: Amie Godek

Under 18s 

Netball NZ U18 Championships: 15th - 18th July 2024 at Edgar Fowler Centre, Dunedin. Both U18 teams will travel to the National Championships and attend circuit tournaments

U18/1

Head Coach: Di Pakau
Manager: Jodee Carruthers

U18/2 

Head Coach: Joyce McManus
Manager: Maree Castle

Under 18 Men

Netball NZ U18 Championships: 15th - 18th July 2024 at Edgar Fowler Centre, Dunedin. 

U18/1 Men will compete in the regional circuit tournaments and travel to the Netball NZ U18 Championships in Dunedin.

Head Coach: Tony Ah Chee
Manager: Pauline Williams-Cadore

U18/2 Men will compete in the regional circuit tournaments only.

Head Coach: Millie Manuel-Nathan
Manager: Johlene Gilbert

Open Women

Netball NZ Open Champs: 10th - 14th September 2024 at The Pulman Arena, Auckland

Head Coach: TBC
Assistant: Coach: TBC
Manager: TBC

U23 Men

NZMMNA New Zealand Men's Nationals: 18th - 21st September 2024 at Rotorua

Head Coach: TBC
Manager: TBC

Open Men

NZMMNA New Zealand Men's Nationals: 18th - 21st September 2024 at Rotorua

Head Coach: TBC
Manager: TBC

Open Mixed

NZMMNA New Zealand Mixed Nationals: 29th March - 1st April 2024 at Netball Waitakere

Head Coach: TBC
Manager: TBC

REGISTRATIONS to Trial will open in early 2024

Dates for trials are as follows

  • Open Mixed Sunday 4th February 2024
  • U14s Sunday 28th April & Monday 29th April 2024
  • U16s - Sunday 28th April & Thursday 2nd May 2024
  • U18s - Sunday 5th May & Monday 6th May 2024
  • U18 Men -  Sunday 5th May & Thursday 9th May 2024
  • Open Women - Thursday 27th June & Sunday 30th June 2024
  • U23 Men - Thursday 27th June & Sunday 30th June 2024
  • Open Men - Thursday 27th June & Sunday 30th June 2024

*All players must attend all trials for their age group to be selected, unless you have an exemption/dispensation from Netball Waitakere. 

**To be eligible to trial and be selected, players must nominate Netball Waitākere as their primary centre and play in the NW Club and/or School Netball Leagues. Players that select Netball Waitākere as their primary centre may not be selected to represent another centre unless released from Netball Waitākere. Release requests must be in writing to tNetball Waitakere. Releases will only be given at the discretion of NW management

***Players will not be released if selected to represent Netball Waitākere. 

Click HERE for our selection policy


 Netball Development Officer at pete@netballwaitakere.co.nz or ring 09 8386856 ext or 805