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Kent Netball Player Development Programme


The Kent Netball Players Development Programmes consists of U13 and U15 Academies, the first steps on the EN Player Pathway, which aim to provide training to athletes aged between 12 and 15 who are identified as having potential for progressing up the pathway.

*Details for the 2024-25  Programme will be published in due course*


2023-24 Player Development Programme

Player Development Programme - an overview of the programme delivery


The Programme will start on 18th September for U15s and 25th September for U13s

The Programme will consist of 3 Academies for both U15s and U13s.  Venues for 2023/24 season:

  • U15s  -  Eltham College, Ebbsfleet Academy, Cornwallis Academy

  • U13s  -  Bromley High, Maidstone Girls Grammar, +TBC

Please note:  athletes will be allocated to the relevant Academy following the assessment session

Academy training will run for 2 hours on Monday evenings. Start time will be 6pm or 6.30pm, depending on venue. 

Additional elements of the programme may take place on other days, eg a Saturday or Sunday.  These will be minimal.  Athletes will be notified of these as part of their Academy programme calendar.


Kent Netball Performance team 

Performance Lead  -  Natalie Beckett

Academy Co-ordinator - Sam Holder

U15 Programme

  • Head Coaches  -  Sarah Glynn-Brooks, Teresa Steingass, Marlene Wander, Phil Webb

  • Assistant Coaches  -  Paula Titchener, Lisa Williams

U13 Programme

  • Head Coaches  -  Charlie Bergin, Sam Holder, Andrea Wander

  • Assistant Coaches  -  Kim Bernatovitch, Emily Cornwell, Sam Pembroke


For enquires about the Academies contact

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