Inviting all netball players, officials, and netball fans from around the globe
WELCOME to the 2018 U.S. Open Netball ChampionshipsTM – the most prestigious and largest Netball event in the USA. We are very excited that this year is Netball America’s 10 year anniversary celebration, so lots of exciting things planned for Orlando, Florida, USA! It is also our intention to make this event a valuable learning experience and provide you with many Netball opportunities while visiting Orlando. You can read about last years event here and view the photos here.
The event will be held Friday October 26th – Sunday October 28th, 2018. Registration is open to ladies, mixed and international teams. For individuals wanting to participate we’ll place you in a team. CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION.
This event is sold out every year so I suggest you get your team deposit in early.
Event price includes:
- World class organized tournament
- Tournament is indoor and played on 4 wooden sprung courts – plenty of seating for players and spectators
- Netball legend Vicki Wilson, OAM and current Fiji National Coach will be providing coaching clinic for players and coaches
- Umpire technical session for players and umpires
- Free global live event broadcast
- Heavily discounted rates with many benefits at event hotels
- Qualified umpires & scorers provided
- Travel agents to assist with group flights and transportation
- Free breakfast and wi-fi during stay at Championship hotel
- Saturday evening function
- Certified masseuses, athletic trainers and medics
- Free water and gatorade
- Injury insurance coverage for US participants
- Event tshirt and water bottle
- Interactive app to see real time scores, upload photos/videos and post comments
- Opportunities for Netball America to provide you with letters etc to help fundraise
- Netball trophies/medals for top 3 in each category
- Tournament location and hotel just 30 minutes from Orlando International Airport
Event is free for spectators.
Orlando Sports Center , 6700 Kingspointe Parkway, Orlando, Florida, USA 32819
Friday October 26th
Check-in at the Championship Hotel.
USA University Team Training.
6-8 PM: Officials, Coaches & Players Clinics.
8PM: Mandatory team managers meeting.
Saturday October 27th
8.00am – 6.00pm Tournament games.
Saturday evening special reception.
Sunday October 28th
8.30am – 2.30pm Playoff rounds and finals.
2.30pm – 3:00pm Closing ceremonies & award presentations.
There are 2 tournament categories: ladies and mixed. After seeding games finish Saturday the ladies will be split into two pools – Division I and Division II. Mixed competition will stay in one category.