The South West Academy of Sport (SWAS) Netball Program is a high performance training environment that provides athletes with specialist training that will increase their opportunity to reach their potential as elite athletes.

All athletes in the SWAS program are current State League representatives who are exposed to an exceptional program through the Souwest Jets. This includes exposure at the top level of competition in Western Australia.

SWAS Netball uses a holistic approach to development, focusing on the individual as well as the qualities required to play in a team, covering physical, tactical, technique and performance skills coaching.

The Key Performance Indicators for the SWAS Netball Program have been identified by Netball WA, the South West Netball Region and SWAS. They are:

  • Maximise representation in the Netball WA State Academy.
  • Increase state representation in the U16 State Schoolgirls Team, 17 & Under State Team and 19 & Under State Teams.
  • Increase the level of commitment to off-court education.

Dale Nielsen (Head Coach & Administrator)

Erin Culnane (Assistant Coach)