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OVO Australian Waterpolo League kicks off this weekend

Fremantle Marlins

The new look OVO Australian Waterpolo League is back for it’s 29th year in 2018, as 11 teams from around the country get ready to battle it out in the country’s premier water polo competition. Download the OVO Australian Waterpolo

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WPA Board welcomes two new appointed Directors

26-07-2017: Waterpolo: Italie v Australie: Boedapest

(L-R)  during the waterpolomatch between women Italy and Australia during the 17th FINA World Championships 2017 in Budapest, Hungary

Photo / Foto: Gertjan Kooij

The Water Polo Australia Board has appointed two new Directors following Phil Garling and Kathy Ostin stepping down at the end of last year. Andrew Knox (Queensland) and Susie Smith (South Australia) were appointed to the Board this month to

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Calling on Officials for 14&U and 18&U Nationals

referee

  Water Polo Australia is calling for nominations of Technical Delegates, Referee’s and Table Officials for the following 2018 National Age Championships; 14&U GIRLS National Age Club Championships – Albury/Wodonga, NSW/VIC 14&U BOYS National Age Club Championships – Canberra, ACT

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Aussie Men’s Juniors learning from best in Europe

Junior Men JUG

Two Australian junior men’s water polo players, Nic Porter (Queensland) and Lachlan Vos (Western Australia) recently spent time in Croatia training and learning from some of the best water polo players in the world. Training with JUG Dubroovnik, four time

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Italy hold on to narrowly defeat Stingers

26-07-2017: Waterpolo: Italie v Australie: Boedapest

(L-R)  during the waterpolomatch between women Italy and Australia during the 17th FINA World Championships 2017 in Budapest, Hungary

Photo / Foto: Gertjan Kooij

To kick off 2018, the Aussie Stingers hosted Rio Olympic Games silver medallist for a week long training camp in Perth. As part of the visit the sides played a three Test Match Series at Bicton and UWA pools as

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Rising stars converge for 12&U National Age Champs

12&U Nationals

From across the country, Water Polo Clubs converged in Wagga Wagga this weekend for the 12&U National Club Championships. The Australia Day long weekend was celebrated in style as more than 180 youngsters took part in the second instalment of

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Perth to host Aussie Stingers vs Italy test matches

16-07-2017: Waterpolo: Australie  v Kazachstan: Boedapest

Rowie Webster of Australia  during the waterpolomatch between women Australia and Kazachstan during the 17th FINA World Championships 2017 in Budapest, Hungary

Photo / Foto: Gertjan Kooij

Australian Women’s Water Polo Team, the Aussie Stingers, will host Olympic silver medalists Italy over the Australia Day long weekend in Perth, including three test match series. As part of a week long training camp, the Aussies will train with

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Water Polo Australia Junior Coach Opportunities

World Junior Women's Champs

Water Polo Australia is seeking two Junior Head Coaches for both male B99 and B03 Squads and Two Junior/Youth head Coaches for both Female B99 & B02 Squads. The Junior Head Coach roles for the respective age group are to ensure Australia’s identified pathway

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NEW MANAGER FOR AYWPC

Australian Youth WP Champs launch

On the back of announcing the new Australian Youth Water Polo Championship (AYWPC) which will launch in 2019, Water Polo Australia is pleased to announce Eelco Uri as the new National Competition Manager of the AYWPC. The role will be

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Brisbane secures Australian Youth Water Polo Champs

Waterpolo

  More than 3000 young water polo competitors will converge on Brisbane in 2019 for the inaugural Australian Youth Water Polo Championships which will take place between the period of 7-26 January. Tourism and Events Queensland together with Brisbane Marketing

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