High Performance News

Aussie Sharks named WAIS Awards Finalists

Younger & Putt

The WA Institute of Sport have named their finalists for the 2017 Awards, with Aussie Sharks featuring in two of the prestigious categories. Aussie Sharks Captain and dual Olympian Aaron Younger, has been named one of 10 finalists in the

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High Performance Names Boys B01/02 National Squad

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

WPA’s High Performance team has named the Boys national squad that will take part in December 2017 Born 01/02 training camp. The athletes selected from the recent Boys 16U National Aged Club Championships will take to the water at the HBF

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Job advert: High Performance Manager

03-08-2015: Waterpolo: Australia v China: Kazan


Waterpolo match between ladies of Australia and China during the 16th FINA World Championships 2015 in Kazan

Water Polo Australia (WPA) is seeking a highly focused, professional and motivated individual to join our team in the role of High Performance Manager. WPA is charged with the development and education of water polo players, officials, coaches and volunteers

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NSWIS AWARDS FINALISTS

Buckling|Hollis

Olympian Hannah Buckling and Aussie Sharks Lachlan Hollis have been named finalists as part of the 2017 NSW Institute of Sport Awards. On the back her Olympic selection in 2016, Buckling has gone on to represent the Aussie Stingers at

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Aussie Stingers squad named for up coming camp

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

Athansios Kechagias coach  of Australia gives instruction  during the waterpolomatch between women Australia and Kazachstan during the 17th FINA World Championships 2017 in Budapest, Hungary

Photo / Foto: Gertjan Kooij

  The Australian Women’s Water Polo Team, Aussie Stingers, have named their squad for the up coming camp to be held 25-31 October at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS). As the domestic water polo season kicks into full gear,

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Hall of Fame nod for Debbie Handley Cummins

Debbie Handley

Debbie Handley Cummins BEM is proud that she was prepared to back herself financially to represent Australia at the elite level and pave the way for young women in the sport who can now aspire to be Olympians. Her world-class

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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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VIS discontinue partnership with WPA and WPV

Junior Men's

  Water Polo Australia (WPA) and Water Polo Victoria (WPV) can confirm that the Tier 1 water polo program in partnership with the Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) will not be continuing, effective 1 January 2018. The decision made after

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NEW SEASON, NEW FLIPPABALL PROGRAM!

FlippaBall image

After the successful trial of the new look FlippaBall program last season, Water Polo Australia together with the State Associations is pleased to roll out the national FlippaBall program. Designed to get more children under the age of 12 years

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7 things you need to know about 16&U Girls National Champs

16 & Under Girls Water Polo Championships. Sport Water Polo Juniors. Hobart. 1 October 2016. Photo by Paul Seiser/SPA Images

Hobart is set to host the 2017 16&U Girls National Club Championships this week and we have all the details you need to know to follow the event live or at home.  Here are the 7 things you need to know: WHERE CAN

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