High Performance News

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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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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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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Aleksandr Osadchuk named WPA High Performance Manager

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Water Polo Australia (WPA) today named Aleksandr Osadchuk as the new High Performance Manager charged with leading and managing the high performance strategy for the 2020 Olympic Games and beyond. Osadchuk has spent the past 12 years working with the

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B2000 Women’s Squad Training Camp

B2000 squad 2

The Born 2000 Australian Women’s squad have kicked off 2018 in style with a training camp and matches in Sydney. The Aussies competed against squads from NSWIS, QAS as well as Arizona University (USA) with teams forced to also battle

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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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Women’s Born 2000 Squad named 

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 The Australian Born 2000 Women’s squad has been named ahead of the invitational camp that will be held in Sydney from 3-11 January 2018. The camp will provide the opportunity for the squad to work with national youth head coach Dusan Damjanovic in

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Champions League I Younger hero in Szolnok

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The most interesting encounters of Day 4 in 2017/18 Champions League were two big derbies with thriller endings. Title-holder Szolnok returned on winning track, beating Pro Recco. Jug and Barceloneta shared the points in Dubrovnik. Courtesy of www.waterpology.com. Szolnok recovered from

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