Minimum 7 players; maximum (including subs) 10 players
- No age categories, teams composed of any players aged 50+
Rules can be found on the England Netball page.
The rules are the same as standard netball rules, with the exception of:
- No walking or running – “A player must have at least part of one foot in contact with the court at all times.”
- Players may take an extra step once the ball has been received – “A player may receive the ball with one foot grounded and then take two steps while in possession of the ball before it must be thrown or shoot.”
- Players may hold the ball for an extra second – ‘A player may throw the ball within four (4) seconds of receiving the ball.’
This year’s walking netball tournament supported and delivered by England Netball.