Junior Teams

Mediterranean Cup first stop for Born 2000 Men

The Australian Men’s Born 2000 side have arrived in Belgrade for the Meditation Cup as preparations continue head of the FINA Youth World Championships. After a week long training camp in Greece the side are ready to take on top

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European Tour beckons for Born 1999 Women

The Australian Women’s Born 1999 squad heads to Europe next month, providing the squad with valuable international experience through training camps and competitions. The Netherlands and Hungary will play host to the Australian squad as part of their three-week tour

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Born 2003 Men’s squad set sights on European tournaments

Water Polo Australia is pleased to announce the Born 2003 Men’s squad which will travel to Europe in August for two international tournaments. This tour will allow the selected athletes to develop and grow their water polo skills by playing

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Final Australian team announced for FINA Youth Women’s World Championships

Water Polo Australia is pleased to announce the final Born 2000 Women’s team selected to represent Australia at the FINA Youth World Championships beginning on 27 August in Belgrade, Serbia. All thirteen selected athletes will depart for Europe in early

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Australian Born 2001 Men’s crowned Pan Pacs Champions

The Australian Men’s Born 2001 team were crowned 20&U Men’s champions at the 15th Pan Pacific Youth Water Polo Festival held in New Zealand. Playing as the ‘Australian Barbarians’, the team competed in six games over four days where they

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Born 2002 Women’s first squad selections on horizon

Part two of our Australian Junior Coaches Series we catch up with Women’s Born 2002 Head Coach Rebecca Rippon to find out what’s happening with the program. REBECCA RIPPON – HEAD COACH BORN 2002 (WOMEN) Rebecca Rippon is a dual

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WPA President’s Update

I recall watching my first water polo international test match between Italy and Australia. As a 12-year-old I didn’t know a whole lot about water polo but during that game I fell in love with the Aussie Sharks and their

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Born 2001 Men’s Squad for Pan Pacific Festival announced

Water Polo Australia is pleased to announce the Australian Men’s Born 2001 squad who will compete at the Pan Pacific Youth Water Polo Festival in Auckland, New Zealand from July 7-11. The squad members were selected following performances at the

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Born 2000 Men’s squad announced

The Born 2000 Men will undertake their first camp at the end of May ahead of FINA’s Youth World Championships in August 11-19 at Hungary. Players from around Australia were selected following the 18U National Aged Club Championships held in

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Head Coaches for Australian junior teams announced

Water Polo Australia is pleased to announce the appointments of five Australian junior men’s and women’s head coaching positions. The Australian junior teams form an important part in the player pathway, preparing junior players for opportunities to play in the

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