The Beginner's Guide to Netball
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Join New Zealand netball star Maria Tutaia as she shares her journey to becoming an international sports star. Discover netball's origins before learning all the essentials you will need to make a start.
Along with the basics of passing, defence and footwork, find out how to read an opposition player, how to find shooting rhythm and how to run on to the ball at speed. Maria also shares her tips for when things don't quite go to plan, the best drills to test your new skills, and how to stay on top of your game.
A highly pictorial book for ages 9 to adult, including diagrams and fact boxes.
Born in Tokoroa, Maria Tutaia now lives in Auckland. In 2005 she won the World Youth Cup in Miami and later that same year she debuted for the Silver Ferns. Maria has two Commonwealth Games gold medals to her name, and continues to be one of netball's biggest stars.