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The #1 Post: Time for a new beginning

Elvis Fatovic

I’ve always been one to count the days until the next major event so for the loyal readers out there its 1312 days until the Tokyo Olympic Games, but most importantly only 2 days until Christmas! In so many ways

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Latest The #1 Post – High Performance

Hannah Buckling Stingers Rio

Review, reflection and now ready to recharge – the trek to Tokyo begins… Blog from Water Polo Australia High Performance Manager, Tom Hill It has been a little over two months since the water polo competition at the Rio Olympic

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#1 Post – Rio Wrap

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 12:  Aaron Younger of Australia in action during the Preliminary Round - Group A match between Serbia and Australia on Day 7 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 12, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

The 2016 Rio Olympic Games proved to be what we long suspected…challenging. While the results of our men’s and women’s team are there in the history books, the story of what took place has a little more to it then

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CEO CORNER: THANK YOU AND GOOD LUCK

Water Polo Australia CEO Chris Harrison

I want to congratulate the Olympic Water Polo athletes, coaches and supporting staff for their efforts in Rio. I am personally devastated that our teams didn’t get the performance they desired in Rio. I have witnessed over the last four

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#1 Post – Rolling into Rio with an eye Toward Tokyo

Australia vs Greece (ladies) 10

Well, well, well… what a few months we have had in the world of high performance water polo! It’s 77 days until Rio 2016 kicks off and our Aussie Stingers and Sharks are starting to get into full swing with

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#1 Post – Toward Tokyo

Juniors

While we progress rapidly towards the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio with 140 days to go, WPA has been keeping one eye on the future. Performance Planning for 2020+ has been ongoing for some time with a range of the

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CEO CORNER: STEPPING DOWN AFTER RIO

Water Polo Australia CEO Chris Harrison

For those close to me in the sport, this will come as no surprise as I have discussed an exit strategy from the role of CEO of Water Polo Australia (WPA) for a long period of time, but I can

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The #1 Post – What a year it´s been!

Sharks v JPN 2

(04.01.2016) – What a year it’s been…in fact what a big past few months we have had since the 2015 World Championships! The Aussie Sharks have just wrapped up their Test Series with Italy, including another stunning Water Polo by

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CEO Corner: Happy holidays from Water Polo Australia

Water Polo Australia CEO Chris Harrison

(23.12.2015) – As 2015 comes to a close it is pleasing to be going out on such a high.  In the last two months our Aussie Sharks and Aussie Stingers have delivered some outstanding results that have firmly put us

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CEO Corner: Time flies in the water polo world

Water Polo Australia CEO Chris Harrison

(24.10.2015) – Where has the year gone? It seems like it’s been a blink of an eye since the start of the year when the National Water Polo League (NWPL) was beginning and now we are in late October with

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