Bringing netball to Vaud ‘I know. I know it’s an insane and ambitious idea but let’s set up a netball club in a country where netball is an unknown sport’ Who said that? (You know who you are…) Fast forward, Aubonne Girls Netball Association (AGNA) has just kicked-off its fourth season. Yes fourth season. A … Continue reading ‘C’est quoi le netball?’
https://youtu.be/rEg77NCzCR8 A day to remember: Wednesday 20th June 2018. Finally, after weeks of watching the rain, and postponing the work, the sun came out and it was all systems go to mark up the first public netball court in Vaud. A project we have been planning for some time now. Out came the … Continue reading Historic day for the club with the marking of the first public court in the Canton of Vaud / Journée historique pour le club avec le marquage du premier terrain public du Canton de Vaud
Congratulations to our 2 new umpires Stefan and John. Great Job! And to Aubonne Armadillo Carol. AGNA wants to say you all rock. To the new umpires, thank you for all the time and commitment you have given to getting your umpire C qualification and for supporting our fabulous game and club. And to Karen … Continue reading A busy summer with new umpires; a beach picnic; and a friendly match to wrap up the season / Un été occupé avec nouveaux arbitres; un pique-nique sur la plage; et un match amical pour conclure la saison.
Officially declared the winners of the Monte Rosa Division. An incredible acheievement after only our second year with an adult team. Very proud of all our players, coaches, umpires, and scorers. Well done to all. Déclaré officiellement les gagnantes de la division Monte Rosa. Un exploit incroyable après seulement notre deuxième année avec une équipe … Continue reading SWISS NETBALL LEAGUE WINNERS 2017 – 2018 / Les vainqueurs de la Swiss Netball League 2017 – 2018
Brilliant sessions delivered by Jan Turley, our visiting coach from the UK, during her weekend with us in June 2018. Team AGNA worked together to make it a huge success and the girls all enjoyed it. Everyone learnt a great deal during sessions for the girls, adults, and a coach's workshop held over the 3 … Continue reading Jan’s visit 2018 / La visite de Jan 2018
Thank you to all the parents and players who came along to the Netball Festival hosted by the International School of Lausanne which proved to be an afternoon of many firsts. The first time the club has had the opportunity to be involved in a netball festival and play against many different schools' teams but … Continue reading OUR FIRST TROPHY : ISL friendly tournament Saturday 26th May / Notre premier trophée : ISL tournoi amical Samedi 26 Mai
Big thank you to Sher for the initiative and for all the organising, and to Ange and others for the cakes and refreshments.
ARMADILLOS WIN THE GAME AND THE LEAGUE! On a warm Tuesday evening late in June the Armadillos faced Tonic again in the centre of Geneva. Having drawn at the last match with Tonic, the Armadillos came with grit and determination to smash it….and indeed they did! The first quarter was truly fast and furious for … Continue reading ARMADILLOS WIN THE GAME AND THE LEAGUE! // ARMADILLOS GAGNEZ LE JEU ET LA LIGUE!
On a cold and blustery March Tuesday evening, the Armadillos met in Geneva to play the tantalizing team Tonic. Faced with a friendly bunch of similar aged players, the Armadillos were raring to get on court. Marney took on a change of position from C to play GK. Whilst Marney was missed in the … Continue reading Armadillos lead all the way and finally secure a draw in league match vs Tonic, Tuesday 20th March 2018 / Armadillos menant, et enfin un match nul contre Tonic, mardi 20 Mars 2018
Thank you to the girls who attended the Scratch play event at GGNA on Saturday 3rd February. We think that they will all agree that it was a fun session and great to get to know and share ideas with the GGNA girls. The girls played together with a GGNA player 5 x 10min netball sessions. it … Continue reading Match report Saturday 3rd February 2018 / Rapport de match samedi 3 février 2018