Netball Scotland host #NSPlayItPink Week in support of Race for Life.
This April, as part of our continued support of Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life, we hosted another #NSPlayItPink week to help spread the word about the upcoming Race for Life events as far and wide as we could. We put out a call asking you all to #GetInvolved and you didn’t let us down. […]
Claire Maxwell helps launch Countdown to Netball World Cup 2019.
On April 3rd Strathclyde Sirens and Scottish Thistles Captain Claire Maxwell joined the BBC to Launch their Netball World Cup countdown. Claire was joined by England Netball’s Head Coach Tracey Neville (MBE) and Northern Ireland’s Head Coach Dan Evans to launch the #100Days100Girls100Goals campaign which will see the sports elite players share their goals and […]
Scottish Thistles v Gibraltar Campions – Final Score
On Saturday the 23rd of March The Scottish Thistles took on Gibraltar at Oriam, Edinburgh in front of a sell-out crowd! The Thistles took control of the match early on with the score at Half Time 46-26 to The Thistles. However, Gibraltar fought back to close the points gap until the final whistle, Final Score […]
Scottish Thistles Road To Vitality Netball World Cup 2019
This year the Vitality Netball World Cup 2019 is taking place in Liverpool from 12th to the 21st July 2019. Our Scottish Thistles qualified in 9th Place at the Netball World Cup 2019 Regional Qualifiers – Europe. The Thistles won both their matches over the weekend, having beaten Wales 52-40 in the opening game of the weekend, and claiming […]
Squad Announcement – Scottish Thistles v Gibraltar
As part of our on-going preparation and selection process heading toward the Vitality Netball World Cup taking place in Liverpool in July 2019, we are delighted to announce the Scottish Thistles squad to face Gibraltar Netball in the International Test Match taking place in Oriam, Edinburgh on Saturday 23rd March 2019! We wish the squad […]
Scottish Thistles Athletes Claire Maxwell and Lynsey Gallagher amongst Watermans Unsung Sporting Heroes
There are many inspirational sportsmen and women who don’t always get the media coverage or recognition they deserve. These athletes, coaches, match officials and administrators work tirelessly around the clock, often unpaid, to help others succeed and enjoy sport in Scotland. In Watermans latest campaign, they want to bring people’s attention to those Unsung Sports […]