Water Polo Sport Specific Information

CHANGES FOR 2019

There have been some changes for NSWCCC Water Polo for next year. 

Water Polo will no longer be part of the School Sport Australia program so therefore a NSW All Schools team will not be chosen next year. 

The current proposal is than a 4-5 day Open Boys and Open Girls Exchange will be held in Sydney in May 2019.  Dates and Venue to be confirmed.

Teams from the following associations will be involved.

  • NSWCCC
  • NSWCHS
  • NSWCIS
  • QLD Schools

Therefore NSWCCC will be selecting a 17 years and Under Girls and Boys team in March 2019.

Age is 17 years and under as at the 31st December

Registrations will be open on the website by Friday 26th October 2018

DATE, time and venue

Boys

Date:   Monday 18th March 2019 
Time:   9.00am - 12.00pm
Venue:  Ryde Aquatic Centre, 504 Victoria Road Ryde
 

Girls  

Date:   Monday 18th March 2019 
Time:   12.30pm - 3.30pm
Venue:  Ryde Aquatic Centre, 504 Victoria Road Ryde
 

Cost 

$30.00 per student GST free.  To be paid online via the website process

closing date

Thursday 14th March 2019

Guidelines

Eligibility

Students must be enrolled in a CSSS affiliated school 

Players must attend the trial to be eligible for selection.

Girls must be born in 2002 - 2004.

Format of the trial

Players can expect to be subjected to a swimming/fitness test.

Players will also have individual water polo skills examined.

A series of matches will be played to view player’s awareness and ability in match situations.

WHAT TO WEAR

Players should wear their school water polo costume or a training costume. Please do not wear club or state costumes.

WHAT TO BRING

All players are to bring the following:-
  • Appropriate personal protective gear for game conditions 
  • Medication e.g. asthma inhaler
  • Any preventative taping is the responsibility of the individual player
  • Bring own water bottle and lunch

australian schools water polo championships

date

Monday 20th - Thursday 23rd May 2019

venue

Sydney Aquatic Centre, Sydney Olympic Park Homebush

draw

Still to come

NSWCCC water polo championships

A school competition is also held in October and November. Divisions:  Open Boys, Open Girls, Junior Girls

Senior Division - Years 10-12 

Junior Division –   Years 7-9  

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