(File photo) Tupapa’s Mii Piri, right, tussles for possession against Takuvaine in the premier netball match. Photo: CI News/21042031
The Rarotonga netball season launched yesterday with Opens Grades games.
Amidst the Covid pandemic, Netball Cook Islands (NCI) has taken a precautionary approach with planning the netball season by seeking advice from TMO and keeping in line with the Ministerial Orders issued by the Government. Netball Cook Islands delegates have also met regularly to plan the netball season.
clubs voiced concerns about players leaving, clubs not being able to field some
teams and season starting later than usual, NCI is confident that once the
season gets going, netball fans, fanatics and players will show their support
for their clubs.
will be integral to both the development of our rising stars and will set
a foundation for the Cook Islands National Squad who are set to travel to Fiji
in July for the World Cup Qualifiers.
week's games will see Ngatangiia/Matavera host Titikaveka. Avatiu host
Takuvaine and Tupapa host Arorangi.
of games, knockouts, semis and finals are scheduled for the end of July.
encourage all netball supporters and fans to go down to your local netball
courts to support our future players this season. Note there is a $2 entry fee
that goes towards the upkeep of courts and the club.