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Referee Nominations 2017 World Masters Championships

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FINA is inviting interested Australian Referees and Officials to nominate for the 17th FINA World Masters Championships in Budapest, 7-20 August 2017. For those qualified and capable who are selected by FINA to attend the 2017 World Masters Championships, flight travel expenses

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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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Change to Water Polo rules

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 09: Rowie Webster of Australia passes during the Preliminary Round, Group A Womens Waterpolo match between Russia and Australia on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Water Polo Australia has been officially advised by FINA that it will cease the operation of the FINA Test Rules (click here for rules) at the conclusion of the Women’s Youth World Championships in Auckland on 19 December 2016. In view of

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Garling reappointed President of Water Polo Australia

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Water Polo Australia on Monday 5 December, conducted the first Board meeting since the 2016 AGM held on 26 November 2016. The vacant roles of ‘Appointed Directors’* were the first items of discussion. The provisions in the WPA constitution allows for

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B2000 Boys Squad announced

Born 2000 Men's Squad

Congratulations to those players named as part of the Born 2000 squad. The squad will head into camp in Sydney from 9-13 January 2017. Name State Club Josh Andrews Qld Warriors Angus Campbell Vic Melbourne Collegians JJ Collins NSW Wests William

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Born 1999 Squad selected for AIS Camp

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Congratulations to those selected for the Born 1999 Camp to be held at the AIS from 4-9th January, 2017.  Zoe Balmanno (QLD – Barracudas) Nicole Chaney (NSW – Wests) Bethany Clark (NSW – Cronulla) Claire Durston (WA – City Beach)

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Bronte Halligan 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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Olympic water polo player takes experience in the pool into the board room

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Olympian Tyler Martin not only uses his competitive instincts to propel his international career, but to drive him in the business world with his swimwear brand Delfina Sport. Founded in 2013, Martin has had a busy few years both in

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Travel packages available for FINA World Women’s Youth Championships

Alice Williams

The 2016 FINA World Women’s Youth Water Polo Championships will be held in Auckland from the 12-18 of December. SportsLink International have put together a travel package for supporters looking to cheer on the very best young water polo stars.

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Greg McFadden steps down as Head Coach

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Australian Women’s Water Polo Head Coach Greg McFadden has decided to step down from the top role after 12 years at the helm. McFadden took over the Head Coach role of Women’s Team in 2005 after his role as Assistant

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