World Netball has announced Megan Fey as the Technical Delegate for the Netball World Youth Cup to be held in Gibraltar in 2025.
“I am delighted and honoured to be appointed by World Netball as Technical Delegate for the Netball World Youth Cup 2025.”Incoming World Netball World Youth Cup Technical Delegate, Megan Fry
“It is such a key component of the international events calendar for emerging athletes within the under 21 age group.
“This four-yearly prestigious event is vital to bring forth the newest generation of players to the international stage.
Fey will liaise with the World Netball (WN) Board, the CEO and Event Consultant. She will be tasked with working closely with the Host Organising Committee and Host Member Association, Gibraltar Netball in the lead up to the event.
Ask part of her responsibilities, Fey will ensure all relevant WN requirements are complied with, including requirements around rules, regulations, codes, and guidelines.
“I am looking forward to working alongside Gibraltar Netball Association, the Local Organising Committee and the competing nations on behalf of World Netball to ensure that the competition is delivered to the highest standard and showcases netball at its best.”
World Netball CEO Clare Briegal highlights Fey’s glittering resumé: “We are thrilled to appoint Megan as the Technical Delegate for the Netball World Youth Cup 2025 in Gibraltar.
“Megan was the Netball Technical Operations Manager at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, where she was responsible for the planning and delivery of the technical aspects of the competition in accordance with World Netball regulations. She has previously played key roles in many Europe Netball events, through her role as the Europe Netball Technical Operations Lead, and is now the newly appointed Netball Super League and Major Events Support Lead at England Netball.
“With all her experiences to date, and her undeniable passion for netball, we are confident she will help to make the first Netball World Youth Cup since 2017 a fantastic success.
“World Netball looks forward to working closely with Megan, the Netball World Youth Cup 2025 Organising Committee and Gibraltar Netball Association on the delivery of another world-class event.”
The Netball World Youth Cup is the pinnacle of netball competition for emerging players who are under 21 years of age.
World Netball announced in August 2021 that Gibraltar Netball had been awarded the rights to host the Netball World Youth Cup 2025.
The tournament will take place in two main competition venues in Gibraltar – The Tercentenary Sports Hall and Europa Sports Park, which was recently upgraded for the 2019 Island Games.
Photo Caption: Megan Fey has been appointed as the Netball World Youth Cup Technical delegate ahead of the 2025 showpiece in Gibraltar. Fey boasts extensive experience having worked as Technical Operations Manager at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games amongst other key roles. Photo: Megan Fry on X