National competition

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

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  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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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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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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Entries open for 14&U and 18&U Nationals

u18 Boys National Championships. Sport Water Polo. HBF Stadium Perth. 16 April 2017. Photo by Paul Seiser/SPA Images

Entries for the 14&Under and 18&Under National Aged Club Championships are now open. The 14&U Boys National Aged Championships will be held in Canberra alongside the 18&U National Aged Championships.  The 14&U Girls National Aged Championships will take place in

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New name and new partner for national series

2018 OVO Australian Waterpolo League

Australia’s premier water polo league will have a new look and new naming rights partner, OVO Mobile, with series to be rebranded ‘OVO Australian Waterpolo League’. Previously known as the National Water Polo League, the rebrand is designed to fit

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12&U National Champs entries open

U12 Festivals Mermaids

Entries are now open for the 12&U National Age Championships that will be held in Oasis Regional Aquatic Centre, Wagga Wagga, NSW from 26 to 28 January 2018. After the successful staging of the inaugural 12&U Festival earlier this year, Water

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Changes to national modified rules 

Alice Williams

Water Polo Australia, in consultation with the State Associations, recently updated the the national rules for the 14&Under age group, as well as introduced national modified rules for FlippaBall and 12&U competitions, in order to facilitate progressive skill development. Click here for the

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UNSW Wests take out the 16&U National Championships

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  UNSW Wests Killer Whales were today crowned the 16&U National Champions in Hobart, after successfully beating Sydney rivals Drummoyne Devils 13-9. Wests were undefeated throughout the six-day Tournament, which saw more than 300 competitors from 25 Clubs battle it

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Finals time – 16&U Girls National Champs

U16 Girls National Aged Club Championships. Sport Waterpolo Club Juniors. Hobart Aquatic Centre. 28 September 2017. Photo by Paul Seiser/SPA Images

After more than 300 competitors from 26 Clubs have battled it out over five days, it all comes down to Finals day.   FINALS TEAMS TIME GAME TEAM 1 VS TEAM 2 0800 Shield Final 25th / 26th Carina League Warriors

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