Gilbert Netball have revealed the official match ball for the Netball World Cup next year.
The ball, which will be used by the 16 competing teams, incorporates four colours in its design reflecting the four foundation pillars of the Netball World Cup. Pink representing elite sport, yellow representing empowering women and girls, purple representing one incredible destination, and blue representing welcoming the world.
The official ball chosen and used for the Netball World Cup is the world-renowned Synergie X5. This particular match ball was chosen by the International Netball Federation in 2005 as the official ball for all world competitions and Gilbert has continued to supply the official match ball for every competition ever since. The Synergie X5 is of international standard and quality with a pro performance ensuring that players will benefit from maximum control and accuracy.
Gilbert Netball Brand Manager Hellen Manufor said: “We are proud of our partnership with the INF and the Netball World Cup 2019. The opportunity to provide the world’s best players with their preferred ball is an honour. The Synergie X5 is proven to combine Gilbert’s unique record of innovation with years of experience in producing netballs at the highest level, all around the world.”
Gilbert Netball launched its first netball range back in the 1990’s and have become one of the most established netball brands worldwide. In addition to the tournament match balls, Gilbert Netball have developed an official range of replica and supporter products exclusively for the Netball World Cup 2019. The full range of will be available online soon at www.gilbert-netball.com and other retailers alongside Gilbert Netball’s unique range of netballs and other products.