High Performance News

Matilda Kearns on cusp of realising dream

Matilda (Tilly) Kearns is one of 18 in the frame for a place on the final Born 2000 women’s squad and is hoping to realise a childhood dream at the FINA Youth World Championships in August. Tilly, as she is

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Junior programs to benefit from Australian Sports Foundation partnership

Water Polo Australia together with the Australia Sports Foundation is calling on Australians to throw their support behind junior water polo players, helping to ease the burden on athlete families and help support the next generation of water polo players.

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Final training camp before FINA Women’s Youth World Championship team is selected

The Born 2000 Women’s squad will gather from July 8-13 in Sydney for their final Australian training camp ahead of the FINA Youth World Championships next month. Off the back of their 2017 Europe tour to Holland, Hungary and Greece,

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Aussie Sharks ready to take on Benu Cup in Budapest

The Aussie Sharks continue their preparations for September’s FINA World Cup as they prepare to compete in the BENU Cup later this week in Budapest. As part of the 2018 BENU Cup presented by the Hungarian Water Polo Federation, Australia

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World League Super Final: Aussie Sharks finish sixth

AUS v CRO I It was the father vs son contest people were eager to see for fifth place as Aussie Sharks Head Coach Elvis Fatovic’s took on Croatia with his son Loren in his home country’s line-up – and it

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Aussie Stingers take third in Spain

The Aussie Stingers have taken third place at the Portugalete International Tournament in Spain, after going down to the hosts 8-11. The Tournament is part of the Aussies Stingers European Tour as the continue preparations ahead of the World League Finals

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Aussie Sharks ready for quarter final battle against Spain

The Aussie Sharks head into the quarter finals of the FINA World League Super where they will go head to head against Spain tonight. After securing a solid victory against Japan, the Aussie Sharks suffered narrow losses toMontenegro as well

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Born 2002 Head Coach John Fox provides program update

In April, Water Polo Australia unveiled the new coaching appointments for the Australian Junior Teams. The role of Junior Team Head Coaches play an important part in the player pathway and preparing junior players for opportunities to represent Australia in

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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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Aussie Sharks face hosts Hungary in FINA Word League opener

Following a six-day training camp in Croatia, the Aussie Sharks are set to take on hosts Hungary in the opening match of the FINA World League Super Finals which gets underway tonight. The Aussie Sharks finished second at the FINA

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