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Instructional and highly illustrated, this is a beginner’s book of netball for all ages.

Instructional and highly illustrated, this is a beginner’s book of netball for all ages.

It features the basic skills every netballer should be familiar with, no matter what their position.

Read about the story of netball as well as Maria’s own journey to becoming an international netball superstar. Then learn the rules, positions and how to get started. Along with the basics of passing, defence and footwork, find out how to read an opposition player, how to find shooting rhythm and how to run onto the ball at pace. Maria also shares how to troubleshoot when things don’t go to plan, the best drills to test your new skills, and how to stay on top of your game.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9781775538677

    May 2, 2016

    Random House NZ

    160 pages

    RRP $27.99

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Awards and Recognition

  • Storylines Notable Non-fiction Award
    2017
    Notable Book
    Storylines Notable Book