Welcome to Great Yarmouth!

Are you ready to gather your club, family and friends for an unmissable Netball Tournament Weekend in the seaside town of Great Yarmouth? Open to U11s to U16s categories as well as a Ladies Open (17+) category, it’s the ultimate opportunity for your club to connect, develop friendships, and create unforgettable memories – all while competing against other clubs from across the nation!

Soak up the irresistibly warm and vibrant energy, as aside from the netball action you’ll find face painters, food stalls and music to create a fantastic weekend for all. After an exhilarating day, unwind in the comfortable and modern accommodation at Hemsby Beach Holiday Park, featuring an indoor swimming pool, sports courts, arcades and playgrounds. And when the sun begins to set, the party begins, with evening entertainment including a fancy-dress party on Saturday evening.

Junior teams get to shake things up with a wildly entertaining showdown of teamwork, strategy, and precision at Lynn Grove Academy! With four outdoor courts and a fantastic indoor court too, the stage is set for your club to unleash their inner sporting champs. And with our exciting NEW addition of a Ladies Open category, another epic tournament venue location will soon be revealed!

With the roar of the crowd, the tension in the air, and the electrifying moments of play, our Great Yarmouth Netball Tournament is set to be an experience that nobody will forget! Let’s ignite the spirit of friendly competition!

Fri 10th – Sun 12th May 2024

Prices from
£63pp


 

All prices include:

  • 2 nights self-catering accommodation at Hemsby Beach Holiday Park
  • 2-day tournament entry for all teams
  • Umpires included for all matches
  • All medals and trophies presented by a celebrity guest
  • Evening entertainment with fancy dress party
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Fantastic facilities at Lynn Grove Academy  

Junior teams, get ready for an unforgettable netball tournament experience at Lynn Grove Academy!

Their top-notch facilities, featuring four outdoor netball courts and an indoor sports hall, will set the stage for an exciting day of competition.  

From face painting to music and delicious food, this venue offers an extraordinary experience like no other. Bask in the lively atmosphere – this location is ready to ignite a sense of camaraderie for all.  

And with our exciting NEW addition of a Ladies Open category, another epic tournament venue location will soon be revealed!

Team & Match Details

Age GroupsTeam SizePlaying Time
U11s – U16s12 players max squad sizeUp to 90 minutes
Ladies Open (17+)12 players max squad sizeUp to 120 minutes

All matches are played in line with England Netball Rules.

Match durations will be maximised dependent on number of teams per age group, in line with the advisory ‘Daily Playing Time’ above.

Umpires will be provided by Sports Tours for all matches. 

What to Expect

Day 1 (Friday)

There’s loads to see and do in Great Yarmouth, take full advantage of your arrival day!

Day 2 (Saturday)

Get fired up for the first rounds! Each age category will be allocated either a morning or afternoon slot for the first rounds of the tournament, giving you the rest of the day to enjoy lapping up the sights of this seaside town. As the evening draws in, the party gets started as all guests are invited to join the fancy-dress party in the main bar – a great way to celebrate a fantastic weekend away!

Day 3 (Sunday)

Scores are in from day 1, results have been calculated and now it’s time to compete for the Plate or Cup. The day will culminate with the semi-finals and finals before celebrating everyone’s achievement at the awards presentation with medals for every player and plates and cups for all the winners and runner up clubs. Not to mention, a surprise netball star! And, all good things must come to an end, as it’s time to head for home.

Unless… Add another night’s stay onto your trip for a small supplement to make the most of Great Yarmouth… 

Day 4 (Monday)

If you’ve opted for an additional night then enjoy another day of fun exploring Great Yarmouth!

Accommodation

Enjoy a well-deserved break with Hemsby Beach Holiday Park as your ultimate base.

Experience a welcoming feel in their well-appointed caravans and apartments that can cater to groups ranging from two to eight people. On-site, there’s an exciting range of activities waiting to be discovered, including swimming, sports courts, arcades, playgrounds, and captivating evening entertainment.

And just a stone’s throw away, Great Yarmouth beckons with its stunning beach, entertainments, and historical landmarks.

 

Hemsby Beach Holiday homes

  • New in 2017
  • Lounge area with sofa bed
  • Available in Silver Plus, Gold and Gold Plus

Hemsby Beach Platinum Lodges

  • Refurbished in 2018
  • Platinum standard interiors
  • Private hot tub

Hemsby Beach Apartments

  • Sleep between 2 and 7 people
  • Bed linen included
  • Fitted kitchen/dining area

What’s included in your package

2 nights’ self-catering accommodation
At Hemsby Beach Holiday Park. Price is based on a 2-night package, however 3-night packages are available.

Tournament entry
2-day tournament entry. Sports Tours will provide umpires for all tournament matches, so teams don’t have to worry about bringing their own!

Awards presentation
A netball star will present all players with a participation medal, as well as award the winners and runners up with the Cup and Plate.

Evening entertainment
Join the party in fancy dress & enjoy the evening entertainment at Hemsby Beach Holiday Park

On site representative
We’re here if you need us on the day

Online results
LIVE access to an online fixture schedule and results updates

First aiders on-site
Fully trained first-aiders are present during the tournament

Manage your booking online
Access to our online booking management system making the organisation process easier

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FAQs

  • Where is the tournament venue?

    The venue is held at Lynn Grove Academy, which is approximately a 20 minute drive from Hemsby Holiday Park.

  • How many games will we play?

    Day 1 will consist of first rounds where you will play every team in your age category. This will be up to 90 minutes of match play (max 9 games on Sat). All teams will get further game time on Day 2 as they play for the Plate or Cup.

  • How can we check our fixtures and scores?

    We use an online Fixtures and Score Centre and will provide you with the link to this in the Event Information Pack which you will receive on the run up to the even weekend.

Testimonials

Sports Tours have been organising UK Tournaments for Football and Rugby teams for over 30 years and now we’re turning our passion and experience to Netball Tournaments too! Check out some of our recent group’s testimonials to see what all the fuss is about.

Great atmosphere and great bonding opportunity!

Sale United U13s Hurricanes

Professional and friendly service. Well managed and competitive pricing. Would highly recommend.

Leicester Lions U15s