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Over 200 Walking Netballers from Gwent, Somerset, Avon, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Berkshire and Surrey took part in a charity Walking Netball Festival (13 teams) and Tournament (8 teams) in Swindon on 10th August to celebrate the launch birthday of Walking Netball in Swindon on 11th August 2015.

In addition to having a lot of fun £1334.08 was raised for Headway, Swindon a charity that supports adults with traumatic and acquired brain injury, their families and carers.  

The tournament consisted a round robin tournament with 8 Teams which included Stroll Sisters, Pioneers 1, Pioneers 2, Swindon Black, Swindon Blue, Uniglow, Trailblazers Red & Calne & Corsham. The winners of the tournament were Swindon Black with Pioneers, Newport, Gwent as the Runners Up.

Swindon Blacks and Pioneers, Newport & Gwent Walking Netball teams

What a fantastic event and well done to all who took part.

Stroll Sisters, Pioneers 1, Pioneers 2, Swindon Black, Swindon Blue, Uniglow, Trailblazers Red & Calne & Corsham.

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