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they need to be flexible so that they jump, intercept/tip the ball and also reach back to win the ball.

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Q: Why do netballers need to be flexible?
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What is the collective noun for netballers?

A collective noun for netballers is fields.

What do netballers do?

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Why is flexibility needed when playing netball?

Flexibility is essential in Netball. This is because Netballers need to be able to stretch far, for interceptions and receiving passes. Also, Netballers need flexibility to change direction (dodging) and pivoting (moving the body and legs). Flexibility is also essential when preventing injury, e.g. preventing cramp and pulled muscles when moving around the court.

What shoes do Netballers wear?

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What qualifications do netballers need?

Netball is a non-contact sport similar to basketball. It is usually known as a women's sport.

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Well you dont have to be very flexible but do need to be flexible for some thingz

Do you need to be flexible to swim?

I swim and I'm not that flexible, so can you.

Why do you need to be flexible in gymnastics?

Because you cannot do some of the skills if you are not flexible.

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Because it represents the country town or school you play for.

Why do netball players need to be flexible?

Netball players dont have to be flexible, im a netball player im noway near flexible. :)

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What is bad about netball?

The main problem is injury. Lots of netballers get injuries - especially in the knees.

Why does netball players need balance?

Netballers without balance are like fish without fins. Fish are boring enough to watch, imagine them fin-less and hobbling around on the bottom of the fish tank. Not a very interesting or productive way of living. Same goes for netballers, just laying there on the court, that assumes their lack of balance can actually get them to the court in the first place... of course if you mean why do netball player need balance equivalent or better than the average person, then thats a different discussion all together.

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Yes, ABS can be used for sump pumps if you do not need it to be flexible.Yes, ABS can be used for sump pumps if you do not need it to be flexible.

How often do you need to be flexible?

depends how often your in bed ;)

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cause being flexible helps to prevent injuries and the more flexible you are the faster you can be

Why do you need flexibility in gymnastics?

you dont necessarily need to be flexible to be a gymnast i am a level 7 in gymnastics and i cant touch my toes but being flexible makes it easier

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What sports do you need to be flexible in?

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