Activity Card General Movement 9-12 Netball Tag

NETBALL TAG (General Movement)
Suitable for players aged 9-12 years

SETUP

  1. Area of up to 15x15m. Modify area depending on the age & number of players.
  2. Divide the players into 2 teams with one team having possession of two footballs (Blues).
  3. Have footballs around the area to restart the match.

HOW TO PLAY

  1. Blue team uses the footballs to tag Red players. The ball must be in their hands when tagging, not thrown.
  2. Blues can throw balls to each other but player in possession can not move.
  3. Once tagged, players must exit the area and perform 10 x juggles to re-enter the game (modify depending on ability).
  4. Play for one minute then reds have a turn in possession.
  5. See which team tags the most players in the shortest time

PROGRESSION

  • Reduce the area size
  • Add additional ball
  • Constrain the dodging players to skipping, hopping etc

OUTCOMES

  • Awareness and vision of the players around
  • Agility and coordination
  • Acceleration