The Barbados Netball Association jump starts its 2008 season with clinics for umpires and coaches this Saturday, March 1, 2008 at the Barbados Olympic Association Headquarters, Olympic House, Garfield Sobers
President of the Association, Octavia Gibson, promises
that this season will be a special one for netball. “Last year I was just
getting my feet wet as president of the Association but from this year my
committee and I have an exciting package planned, geared at giving netball back
its stature as the premier sporting event for girls and women in Barbados. To this end these clinics are part of that
strategy which will see the game being improved at all levels, on and off the
Coaches are reminded that their workshop begins at 9:00
a.m. The umpires’ clinic starts at 1:30 p.m., with the main focus being the interpretation and application of the revised IFNA Rules.
Umpires are asked to walk with their BANU registration
fees and availability forms.