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About Jenny Sinclair

Physiotherapist, writer and netball enthusiast. Feature articles, editorials and co-author of "Shine: the making of the Australian Netball Diamonds". Everyone has a story to tell, and I'm privileged to put some of them on paper. Thank you to the phenomenal athletes, coaches and people in the netball world who open a door to their lives, and let me tiptoe in.

NS EXCLUSIVE: Dennis Turner – tribute to netball

96 year old Dennis Turner recently wrote a poem about the Hastings Valley Netball Association. His words about netball and life resonated with Netball Scoop - we hope it brings as big a smile to your face as it did to ours.

By |2021-07-25T19:40:14+10:00July 25th, 2021|Categories: AUS, Exclusive Interview, Featured|Tags: , |0 Comments

NS ARCHIVE: Liz Ellis – the long road back from ACL injury

With three Suncorp Super Netball athletes having experienced an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rupture this season, Netball Scoop dug into the archives for one of our most popular articles. Written in 2015, it was part of a two part series, covering the science of female athlete's knee injuries (Part I), and this story of Liz

By |2021-07-24T20:50:17+10:00July 24th, 2021|Categories: AUS, Exclusive Interview, Featured|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

NS EXCLUSIVE: View from the bench with Lisa Alexander

Have you ever wondered what a coach is thinking during a game? Former Diamonds head coach Lisa Alexander runs her expert eye over GIANTS Netball victory over the NSW Swifts in Round 11, covering the major tactical moves, key athletes, and a possible game changer. Alexander also assesses the form of some of the less experienced athletes who will be pushing for national selection.

By |2021-07-21T14:46:07+10:00July 21st, 2021|Categories: AUS, Featured, SSN|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

NS EXCLUSIVE: CEO Kelly Ryan discusses netball’s hubs and heroes.

The only certainty is uncertainty, is the message that media received today from Netball Australia CEO Kelly Ryan. However, despite Covid ravaging the season, the SSN looks set to continue thanks to overnight contingency planning with clubs, stakeholders, government and health departments. Read the most recent update here.

By |2021-07-16T10:25:19+10:00July 16th, 2021|Categories: AUS, Featured, News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

NS EXCLUSIVE: View from the Bench with coach Lisa Alexander

Have you ever wondered what a coach is thinking during a game? Former Diamonds head coach Lisa Alexander runs her expert eye over Sunshine Coast Lightning's victory against West Coast Fever, covering the major tactical moves, key athletes, and a possible game changer.

NS EXCLUSIVE: Geva Mentor 20/200 Vision

This Sunday, the 11th of July, Geva Mentor will play her 200th domestic league game in Australia - and in the greatest of coincidences, it's the exact date she made her English debut 20 years earlier. It's a remarkable record, claimed by an inspirational athlete.

NS EXCLUSIVE: Meet Kelly Ryan, Netball Australia’s new CEO

Netball Australia's newly appointed CEO, Kelly Ryan, has a unique skill set, boundless energy, and a driving determination to make netball the most inclusive sport in the national landscape.

NS EXCLUSIVE: Pamela Cookey – Duality

Throughout her life, Pam Cookey has balanced a punishing schedule of netball, study and work. Along the way she's overcome three serious injuries and personal loss to become one of the English Roses' most loved and decorated athletes.