Netball Scotland Confirms a Further 8 Thistle Marks

12th December 2017

Netball Scotland are delighted to announce the continued success of our Club Accreditation Scheme; The Thistle Mark.  The Thistle Mark continues to recognise and reward our hard-working clubs. The panel responsible for processing the 12 applications received this cycle, 4 x Silver and 8 x Bronze, were impressed by the level of time and effort being invested in making our clubs go from good to great. The Thistle Mark criteria is set to ensure that clubs have a clear progressive pathway and are recognised and rewarded for what they achieve.


Our Panel are thrilled to award 6 further Thistle Marks, bringing our total to 90 accredited clubs across Scotland.




We are incredibly excited to introduce our inaugural Perth & Kinross club being awarded a Silver Thistle Mark..  Bridge of Earn Netball Club.  Congratulations to the team of volunteers behind the club, their committee and their members, all of whom are bring awarded the Silver mark recognising the club’s successful Governance, Profile, Empowerment and Performance. 



Congratulations to the following clubs, all of whom are the proud owners of brand new Bronze Thistles Marks!


Netball Fever

BBN Huntly

Stirling University Netball Club

Renfrewshire Diamonds

Ellon Netball Club

West Edinburgh Netball Club



Inspired by the above news?  Think your club deserves Netball Scotland's recognition as a leading club across the country?  The good news is that we are now accepting applications for the next marking cycle (from now until 28th February 2018).


Looking to complete a Thistle Mark Application or just want more details about the scheme?  Please click here.


We would like to thank all those clubs who submitted an application and look forward to their continued success.






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