Water Polo Victoria is excited to announce dates for Selection Trials of junior State Teams that will compete at the National Championships & Interstate Challenge during the Sept/Oct21 school holidays. Trials will be held on the weekend of Saturday 17th (from 1:00pm) & Sunday 18th July (before 2:00pm) with sessions scheduled on both days for each age group. Session times will be confirmed via email to registered participants in coming days. Athletes are to attend all sessions
Due to further easing of COVID restrictions announced by the Victorian Government last week, Water Polo Victoria (WPVic) is pleased to be able to announce that the Winter State League competition will recommence from Tuesday 13July after the scheduled School Holidays break.
Competition fixtures for all grades will be available on revSport later this week. Please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any queries.
WPVic has been able to arrange pool space at MSAC for the next 3 weeks during the school holidays to run Skills Training & Talent ID Clinics (STATIC Program). This program will have Slobo Macic as head coach with sessions running for 1.5 hours including both land-based as well as in-water skills training. Junior athletes who have nominated for the 2021 State Team Program (STP21) are encouraged to register so that they can re-commence training after the COVID-19 Circuit Breake
WPVic has been working with pool operators to explore possible booking options in light of the revised COVID restrictions announcement yesterday by the Victorian State Government. While it is good news that training and competitions for Community Sport can recommence the density quotient imposed on venues, particularly for metropolitan areas and indoors facilities, presents significant challenges. We are currently seeking clarification from the Government relating to several
In response to feedback from Clubs and members, WPVic has established a HP Advisory Panel to explore opportunities to develop and re-establish pathways programs. A primary focus has been to explore the opportunity to enter teams into the Australian Water Polo National League (AWPL) competition. The HPAP has been working on preparing a license application for a viable and sustainable Community-based National League Club to enter the 2022-2025 seasons. The success of this endea