Subscribe      List an Event or Business      Invite a Writer      Write for WN      Writers      Other Locations
list an event      1 million Australian readers every month      facebook

Adelaide Thunderbirds

Home > Adelaide > Competitions | Family | Fun Things To Do | Indoor | Sport
by Steve Hudson (subscribe)
Inspired by Australia's natural, developing and fun environments. Join me. Get some inspiration.
Event:
Don't miss your chance to see the stars this season
After a couple of disappointing seasons, the Adelaide Thunderbirds are looking to make amends in 2017 and to move up the ladder and into finals contention. Some clever selections during the off season have bolstered the squad which now contains a good balance of youth and experience.

Adelaide Thunderbirds, Netball, Netball SA, Priceline Stadium, Titanium Security Arena
Image courtesy Adelaide Thunderbirds


And to help the two times ANZ Championship winners get there again, they need your support at their seven home games this season which feature an even spread of lunch and night games at both Keswick and Findon. The complete home program is as follows :

19 February v West Coast Fever (1230pm Priceline Stadium)
5 March v Sunshine Coast Lightning (1230pm Titanium Security Arena)
25 March v Queensland Firebirds (815pm Titanium Security Arena)
8 April v Melbourne Vixens (815pm Priceline Stadium)
29 April v New South Wales Swifts (815pm Titanium Security Arena)
7 May v Giants (1230pm Priceline Stadium)
28 May v Collingwood (1230pm Titanium Security Arena)

Adelaide Thunderbirds, Netball, Netball SA, Priceline Stadium, Titanium Security Arena
Image courtesy Adelaide Thunderbirds


Priceline Stadium is located at 155 Railway Terrace, Keswick, while the Titanium Security Arena is located at 44A Crittenden Rd, Findon. Both venues hold big crowds, and the Adelaide Thunderbirds are looking for maximum attendance to help cheer them to victory.

Adelaide Thunderbirds, Netball, Netball SA, Priceline Stadium, Titanium Security Arena
Image courtesy Adelaide Thunderbirds


Their courageous captain, Erin Bell, returns for her 8th season at the club and is joined by the current captains of the English and Jamaican national netball teams being Ama Agbeze and Malysha Kelly. And adding to the experience is Jade Clarke, the most capped English player in history.

Adelaide Thunderbirds, Netball, Netball SA, Priceline Stadium, Titanium Security Arena
Image courtesy Adelaide Thunderbirds


The Australian under 21 squad features three of the younger Thunderbirds being Hannah Petty, Emily Burgess and Jane Cook, all of whom are looking to gain more experience, enhance their skills and further their opportunities in the national squad.

Adelaide Thunderbirds, Netball, Netball SA, Priceline Stadium, Titanium Security Arena
Image courtesy Adelaide Thunderbirds


In addition to the playing ranks, the coaches box has also been bolstered with the inclusion of the experienced Jane Searle to assist Dan Ryan, Todd Andrews and Jenny Borlase in getting the team into shape for that tilt at the championship.

Adelaide Thunderbirds, Netball, Netball SA, Priceline Stadium, Titanium Security Arena
Image courtesy Adelaide Thunderbirds


For further details on ticketing and other arrangements refer to the Adelaide Thunderbirds website or their facebook page.
Help us improve  Click here if you liked this article  16
Share: email  facebook  twitter
Why? See the best play the best
When: Feb - May 2017
Where: Priceline and Titanium
Cost: From $30
Your Comment
Articles from other cities
Featured
Foodi Photoh Classie
Top Events
Popular Articles
111
Categories
Lists
Questions