2021 PRE-SEASON COMPETITION

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Summer Pre-Season Night Competition – 2021

Summer Comp 2020 was a huge success, and we will be introducing a 6-week pre-season competition in 2021 (24th February 2021 until 31st March 2021). 

Clubs can use this competition to help with grading and team selection. Under social competition rules players can move from team to team to assist you with your club’s grading.

*Please note Juniors (17 and under for the purposes of MyNetball) that want to play in Seniors please chose the Summer Junior Product and you will be place in the Seniors team as provided on your Team Registration Form.

Rules for Entry

Randwick Netball Association (RNA) will run a Summer pre-season Night Competition in 2021.  RNA Summer pre-season Night Competition will be held Wednesday nights at Heffron netball courts from 24th February 2021 concluding on 31st March 2021.

The RNA canteen will operate during the Summer pre-season Night Competition but will not provide the full menu offering as per the winter competition.

Registration for teams will open on 12th January 2021.  Team registrations will close Wednesday 17th February 2021.

The RNA Summer pre-season Night Competition will be open to:

JUNIOR Teams – can be aged between 10 years and 14 years (age as at 31 December 2021). 

9/10 yrs.   Competitive and Social

11/12 yrs. Competitive and Social

13/14 yrs. Competitive and Social 

SENIOR Teams – 14 years and over

Competitive – 14 years and above
Competitive (14 years – 18 years) only
Social Senior 14 years and above
Social Junior (14 years – 18 years)

Summer pre-season Night Competition Dates

·         Wednesday, 24th February 2021

·         Round 1

·         Wednesday, 3rd March 2021

·         Round 2

·         Wednesday, 10th March 2021

·         Round 3

·         Wednesday, 17th March 2021

·         Round 4

·         Wednesday, 24th March 2021

·         Round 5

·         Wednesday, 31st March 2021

·         Round 6

Summer pre-season Night Competition Game Times

Game times are approximate timeslots based on number of entries received in each division. 1st Time Slot will be 5pm. If you require at specific time please indicate.

·         Junior Teams & Social

·         Approx. 1st Time Slot 5pm

·         Junior Teams, Social & Comp

·         Approx. 2nd Time Slot 5.50pm

·         Senior & Competitive

·         Approx. 3rd Time Slot 6.40pm

Team Registrations

Teams must have no less than 7 registered players and no more than 10 registered players.

  • Each Team entered must have a dedicated Team Captain and this will be noted on the team registration form along with a contact number.
  • Team players can be from same club, different club, or a mix of clubs but teams should wear same club uniform (outfit), during summer competition.
  • Each team to provide a Team Name on team registration form.

Team Umpire

Teams must supply their own umpire.  For Senior Ladies, Mixed Division umpires must be a minimum of 16 years of age.  All umpires should be identified by wear a white top.

Registration Process and Fees

All individual team players must register via the RNA My Netball link and pay the appropriate fees.  Existing netball players must use their current My Netball ID number to register.  New players will be provided with a My Netball number at completion of registration.

2021 Summer pre-season Night Competition – 8yrs & 9yrs

2021 Summer pre-season Night Competition – My Netball Link

The Team Captain is responsible to ensure that all team players noted on the submitted Team Registration Form have completed their registered via the RNA MyNetball link and full payment has been made, prior to submission of the Team Registration Form

Netball players who have played in the 2021 Winter Season (of any NSW netball association) will be charged a fee of approximately $50.00 and must register via their MyNetball ID.  Players who are new will be charged a fee of approximately $100.00.  All player registrations must be via the MyNetball link noted above and pay in full at time of registration.  All players once registered will by covered by Netball NSW Insurance.

Netball NSW offers no refunds for player registration. Please be careful NOT TO DUPLICATE your Player registration – NO REFUND.

NO refund for teams withdrawing.

Any registered player under the age of 18 can apply their Active Kids Voucher to their registration, if applicable. However, if paying $50 due to playing in the Winter will not receive a refund of $50

Team Registration Form  

Team Registration form must be submitted by Team Captain, ensure all players have registered via the MyNetball link prior to submission by the close date.

Competition Rules – Junior/Senior/Mixed

  1. All games will commence and finish by the siren.
  2. Games will be 40 minutes duration, (4qtrs x 10 minutes)
  3. Competition rules are as per Randwick Netball Association policy guidelines: proof of eligibility, registration of players, forfeits, injuries.

Score Cards

Each team will be responsible to supplier their own scorer.  Score cards are to be collected from Control with the first team listed in the division draw responsible on collection.  The winning team is responsible to return the completed score card to the control after the game.  Any score cards not handed in after the game will have no points allocated.

Any team found to have players who are not registered but play during the summer competition will lose 2 points.

Wet Weather

In the event of games being cancelled due to wet weather. Games will be cancelled. RNA will communicate any wet weather notices via the RNA website or RNA Facebook page.

Forfeits

Any team unable to play their scheduled game must advise the RNA by midday on the Wednesday of play.  Team Captains are responsible to communicate any forfeits direct to rna.summernetball@gmail.com

Points will be awarded to the opposing team in the event of a forfeit.

First past the post:

  • The winning team for each division will be noted as “first past the post”.