Netball New Zealand's coaching director and Mystics coach
Ruth Aitken will take charge of Singapore after next year's ANZ
"I am very excited about the opportunity to join Netball
Singapore and continue coaching in the international arena,"
former Silver Ferns coach Aitken said.
''The Singapore national team has had recent success in the
Asian Championships and I look forward to building on the
great work of coach Kate Carpenter and her support team."
Aitken's official roles will be technical director and
Netball New Zealand chief executive Raelene Castle wished
"Ruth is an exceptional coach and while NNZ will miss her
coaching services we are very pleased to keep her coaching
expertise on the international stage," she said.
Singapore hosted the netball World Championships last year
and will host the Asian Championships in 2014. The country is
ranked 18th in the world.