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Pamela Cookey: England netball legend is shooting for the top in new Severn Stars role

Create: 02/06/2017 - 00:00

Celebrated as a legend at Team Bath, ex-England captain Pamela Cookey is now aiming to continue her run of Netball Superleague success with a new West club after calling time on a playing career that brought seven domestic titles...

 
When is the right time to bow out? That is always a key question facing elite sportspeople  approach the winter of their respective playing careers.
 

Team Bath Netball end Vitality Superleague season with bronze medal triumph

Create: 05/11/2016 - 12:34
Head coach Anna Stembridge says she is excited for the future after Team Bath Netball finished the 2016 Vitality Netball Superleague season on a memorable note.
A pulsating 49-48 success against Hertfordshire Mavericks in front of an enthralled crowd at the Copper Box Arena in London ensured Team Bath finished an encouraging season in third place overall.

Coaching duo Jess Thirlby and Anna Stembridge are reunited at Team Bath Netball

Create: 11/12/2015 - 17:32
Team Bath are hoping to prove that two heads are better than one as they plot a course back to the Vitality Netball Superleague summit in the new year.
The most successful franchise in the domestic competition's history missed out on a play-off place for the first time in 2015 but have added a trio of world-class stars to a squad that improved markedly as last season progressed.

Inspirational Clare Elsley captains England's indoor team at Netball World Series

Create: 09/22/2015 - 10:23
Clare Elsley

“What doesn't kill you makes you stronger,” says Clare Elsley, with a wry smile. There have been plenty who have uttered the very same words but not many will have put them into action quite as literally as England's newly-appointed indoor netball captain.

It is an honour that would make any sportsperson proud but one that appeared to be an impossible dream for Elsley when she was diagnosed with a heart condition after collapsing at home and was told, at the age of 31, that she would never be able to exercise again.

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