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Uniroo Patrick Flanagan ready for his international debut

The second largest gathering of athletes after the Summer Olympics is about to get underway in Taipei. The World University Games is set to be

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Queenslanders named in World University Games Uniroos Teams

Congratulations to our Queensland students who will be representing the Uniroos at the upcoming World University Games, it’s the largest gathering of athletes after the

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Brisbane Water Polo Association Inc. Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Brisbane Water Polo Association Inc is to be held on the 23rd August 2016 at

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NEWS | OLYMPIAN ASHLEIGH SOUTHERN ANNOUNCES 2018 QUEENSLAND COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS TO BE HOSTED IN TOWNSVILLE

Townsville local and two-time Olympian, Ashleigh Southern, today announced that Townsville will host the 2018 Queensland Country Championships. Hosted by Water Polo Queensland in partnership

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Queenslanders named in Junior World Championships team

Congratulations to Hugh, Nic, Bridget, Gabi, Ashleigh and Alice who have been selected in the Junior World Championships teams who will play in Serbia (Men’s)

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Next stop Estonia!

For Nick Newton, it was a last minute decision to enter into the Pierre de Coubertin Award but it was a decision that will

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Top honours for Queensland referees at Sydney Water Polo Youth Festival

Alongside the 149 athletes who competed at the Sydney Water Polo Youth Festival, three Queensland referees were also poolside gaining invaluable experience during the international tournament. We

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Tour Captains excited to lead Team QLD

As senior members of the 149-athlete touring party, Matt Lenarduzzi, Mackenzie Grice, Sophie Milliken and Nic Porter will lead Team QLD as Tour Captains. It’s

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Wally Lewis inspires Team QLD

Tuesday night was a milestone moment for Team QLD, as athletes, coaches, and staff gathered together for the player presentation evening. It was the first

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Distance no problem for Rockhampton youngster

For Sean McDonald, 15, the eight-hour drive to Brisbane is part and parcel of training with the 16&U Boys White Team as they prepare for

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NEWS | SYDNEY WATER POLO YOUTH FESTIVAL DRAW RELEASED

The draw for the Sydney Youth Water Polo Festival has been released. Twelve (12) teams from Queensland will travel to Sydney to compete in the

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RTC Challenge Wraps Up First RTC Block

More than 40 athletes took part in the inaugural RTC Challenge on Sunday, 18 June at Stuartholme School. The RTC Challenge was an opportunity for these

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BRISBANE TRITONS TO HOST PRIDE WATER POLO CLASH IN FORTITUDE VALLEY

Queensland’s LGBTI and inclusive water polo team the Brisbane Tritons will be hosting a Pride Water Polo Challenge against their interstate rivals in Fortitude Valley

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13 Queenslanders selected for All Australian Schools Teams

After a fantastic silver medal performance by Queensland Girls and Boys at the recent 2017 School Sport Australia Water Polo Championships in Noosa, 13 Queenslanders

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Australia Junior & Youth Squad Announcement

Congratulations to all athletes who have been selected for Born ’97, ’99, ’00 and ’02 Squads for upcoming tours to Europe and the Uni Games.

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NEWS | 2017 STATE TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT

MEDIA RELEASE

12 STATE TEAMS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 SYDNEY YOUTH WATER POLO FESTIVAL

Water Polo Queensland is proud to announce the 12 State Teams that will represent

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Senior debut fires up Palm

It’s been a whirlwind month for goalkeeper Gabi Palm. After an unexpected call-up to join the Aussie Stingers training squad in Canberra, the news that

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2017 Australian School Sport Championships

The country’s top school athletes head to Noosa Aquatic Centre for the 2017 Australian School Sports Water Polo Championships. A strong Queensland outfit will be

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2017 Australian Country Championships

Three Queensland Country teams head to Hobart, Tasmania for the 2017 Australian Country Championships, 17-21 May 2017. With strong teams from New South Wales and

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Gold for Aussie Stingers at FINA World League

The Australian Women’s Water Polo Team have claimed gold at the FINA World League Intercontinental Tournament after a solid 10-7 win over the USA.

The first

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AUSSIE SHARKS INSPIRE INVITEES

For Nic Porter and Hugh Anstey, the past two weeks have been an eye-opening experience. They have been involved with the Aussie Sharks training camp in

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NEWS | State Team Squads announced

Water Polo Queensland is pleased to announce the following State Team Squads who will enter the next phase of preparation for the Sydney Youth Water

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Gold for Aussie Sharks at FINA World League Tournament

Gold Coast: Australian Men’s Water Polo team have kicked off their Tokyo Olympic Games campaign in style, taking gold at the 2017 FINA World League

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FINA MEN’S WORLD LEAGUE TOURNAMENT

Australia, China, Japan, Kazakhstan, New Zealand and the USA were on the Gold Coast for the FINA Men’s Intercontinental World League Tournament, 25-30 April. The six

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NEWS | AUSSIE STINGERS NAME THEIR SIDE FOR FINA WORLD LEAGUE TOURNAMENT IN USA

Australian Head Coach Sakis Kechagias has selected his first Australian Women’s Water Polo Team to contest the upcoming FINA World League Intercontinental Tournament in the

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Fresh faces for Aussie Stingers Squad

New Aussie Stingers coach, Sakis Kechagias, named a fresh-faced squad for the first National Training Camp in Canberra next week.

Eight Queenslanders form part of the 19-woman squad

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NEWS | Aussie Sharks name squad ahead of World League Tournament on the Gold Coast

The Australian Men’s Water Polo Team, the Aussie Sharks, have named their squad ahead of the FINA World League Intercontinental Tournament that will be held

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Olympians inspire regional juniors

The chance to be coached by two Olympians was too good an opportunity to miss for William Etherington, 15 (Rockhampton), Molly, 11, and Jackson Ballantine, 15

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14&U Girls National Club Championships

30 of Australia’s top clubs will be heading to the Gold Coast for the 2017 14&U Girls National Club Championships. 11 teams from Queensland will be

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Information | Regional Training Centres

Following our RTC information session on Tuesday evening the presentation is available here for to download:

RTC Information Session 040417

 

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Spanish Invasion at Queensland Breakers

The Queensland Breakers have received a great bonus this National League season with the addition of three Spanish imports in coaching and playing roles.

Queensland Breakers

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NEWS | WATER POLO QUEENSLAND ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH ACADEMY WATER POLO

Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) today announced a strategic alliance with Academy Water Polo that supports the organisation’s vision to take the game to more people

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NEWS | WATER POLO QUEENSLAND EXTENDS PARTNERSHIP WITH DELFINA SPORT

Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) today announced it has renewed its partnership with Delfina Sport as the Official Swimwear Partner.

Founded by Aussie Shark and Rio Olympian

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NEWS | WATER POLO QUEENSLAND ANNOUNCE EXCITING NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH BLK

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THURSDAY 23rd MARCH 2017
Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) today announced an exciting new three-year partnership with BLK, the Queensland-based, international sporting brand with a

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2017 16&U State Titles

DAY THREE SCHEDULE – FINALS DAY

We have some great finals and play-off games tomorrow with both the boys and girls contesting matches at the Valley Pool

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NEWS | Gold Coast secures 2017 FINA Men’s Water Polo World League Intercontinental Tournament

Water Polo Australia is pleased to announce that the 2017 Men’s Water Polo World League Intercontinental Tournament will be conducted at the

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BWPI Grand Finals

Congratulations to all the teams who took part in this year’s BWPI Competition. Well done to the teams who made it through to

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NEWS | QUEENSLAND COUNTRY TEAMS NAMED FOR UPCOMING AUSTRALIAN COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS

MEDIA RELEASE
Wednesday, 1 March 2017
After a successful and competitive Country Championships in Mackay, the teams to represent Queensland Country in the upcoming Australian Country Championships

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Vale Dave Glassock

The Water Polo Queensland community is mourning the passing of Dave Glassock last Thursday at 54 years of age.

The water polo community owes much to

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BWPI Semi-Finals

We are reaching the business end of this year BWPI competition and after 13 rounds of fantastic competition, we have our semi-finalists. Matches will be

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National Water Polo League February Round Up

This month the Brisbane Barracudas and Queensland Breakers competed in two fiercely contested local derbies; welcomed visiting team the Drummoyne Devils and for the first

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Internship Opportunities

Marketing and Communications 

Are you a budding sports journalist or someone who loves writing and creating engaging content? Do you want to use your digital communication

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2017 Queensland Country Championships

Ten teams from across Queensland descended on Mackay over the weekend for the annual Queensland Country Championships for three days of tough competition.

Matches kicked off

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NEWS | National Water Polo League Champions Inclusion and Diversity in Sport

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NATIONAL WATER POLO LEAGUE CHAMPIONS INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY IN SPORT
8th February 2017

For the first time, the annual NWPL Pride Cup will be

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Regional Training Centres and Pathways Update

Water Polo Queensland hosted several information sessions for the community to update them on the changes to the State Team programme, the introduction of Regional Training

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National Water Polo League January Round Up

It’s been a busy month for the Brisbane Barracudas and Queensland Breakers with the start of the National League. Both teams have been involved with

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2016/17 16&U STATE TITLES

Call for Nominations – 16&U State Titles – 1-3 April 2017
 

Water Polo Queensland is now calling for entries for

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Cole Miller Memorial Service

WATER POLO COMMUNITY SET TO REMEMBER COLE MILLER

11th January 2017

 

To mark the anniversary of the tragic loss of

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Remembering Cole Miller (1997-2016)

11th January 2017
To mark the anniversary of the tragic loss of Cole Miller, the Water Polo community will come together at 11 am Friday, 13th

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WINNING TEAM CONTINUES TO GROW WITH APPOINTMENT OF FORMER AUSSIE STINGERS CAPTAIN

21st December 2016
The champions keep on coming at Water Polo Queensland as Australia’s most decorated Water Polo player, Mel Rippon, joins the team as the

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CHANGE TO WATER POLO RULES

14th December 2016

Water Polo Australia has been officially advised by FINA that it will cease the operation

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AUSSIE STINGERS CAPTAIN TO JOIN THE WATER POLO QUEENSLAND TEAM IN 2017!

7th December 2016
 
Three-time Olympian and Aussie Stingers captain, Bronwen Knox, will join Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) as the new

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2016/17 Water Polo Queensland 14&U State Titles

After three action-packed days of competition, along with some great displays of sportsmanship, the All Hallows and Barracudas teams emerged victorious in the girls and

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2016/17 Water Polo Queensland 18&U State Titles

Congratulations to all teams who competed in this year’s 18&U State Titles. There were some thrilling medal matches with Warriors taking the win,

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Water Polo Queensland Launches 2017-19 Strategic Plan

Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) today announced the Water Polo Queensland Strategic Plan for 2017-2019 underpinned by the ambition “to take the game to more people and more communities

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