High Performance News

Water Polo Australia Junior Coach Opportunities

  Applications for Australian Junior Coaching positions have been extended. Water Polo Australia is seeking two Junior Head Coaches for male B99, B02 and B03 Squads and Two Junior/Youth head Coaches for both Female B99 & B02 Squads. The Junior

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Olympian Roach back from injury for OVO Australian Waterpolo League

Current Aussie Sharks and ACU Cronulla player Aidan ‘AJ’ Roach is back in the pool after recovering from surgery in October 2016. The 27 year old began playing water polo at the age of nine for Drummoyne Devils and returns

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Sunshine Coast set to host Australia vs USA water polo test series

The Kawana Water Aquatics Centre on the Sunshine Coast, has secured the Australian vs USA training camp and test match series that will be held in April. The Australian Men’s and Women’s water polo teams will host the USA as

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OVO Australian Waterpolo League kicks off this weekend

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

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

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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NEW MANAGER FOR AYWPC

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

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

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

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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