Intro to Water Polo-June

We are bringing recreational water polo to the Durham Pool! Whether you are a beginner or a former player who is looking to get their feet wet again, come on out and have some fun!

Skills and knowledge you’ll learn:
• Rules of water polo
• Ball handling and passing
• Shooting skills (all types)
• Swimming and body positioning
• How to play different positions
• Game strategy and tactics
• Practice all these skills with drills
• Scrimmage practices under game conditions

Our Experienced Volunteer Facilitators are excited to see you have fun learning and playing:
• Joe Bottom (Water Polo: 4 times All American at Santa Clara HS; Swimming: Olympic medalist, World Record Holder, NCAA and World Champion)
• LeeAnne Jones (Water Polo: Travelling squad starter at Lindenwood Univ. St. Louis while on swimming scholarship; named Aquatic Athlete of the Year)
• Katie Ramm (Played water polo since age 10 and competed in Jr. Olympics; 3 years starting goalie at Acalanes HS, Goalie at Diablo Valley College 3rd in state)
Recreational Water Polo Participant Requirements:
• Proficient swimmers only
• Age 16 and over (will consider strong experienced younger swimmers on request)
• No water polo experience or knowledge required
• Suits: One piece for women, no strings exposed; recommend multiple suit layers for men
• Strongly recommend use of top and bottom mouth guards

Note:

Recreational Water Polo Participant Requirements:
• Proficient swimmers only
• Age 16 and over (will consider strong experienced younger swimmers on request)
• No water polo experience or knowledge required
• Suits: One piece for women, no strings exposed; recommend multiple suit layers for men
• Strongly recommend use of top and bottom mouth guards

Program Type Aquatic
Program Subcategory Water Polo
Program Code -
Online Registration Yes
Enrollment Begin Date 4/24/2021
Enrollment End Date 7/2/2021
Instructor(s) -
Gender Any Gender
Enrollment Minimum 10
Maximum 30
Grade Minimum -
Maximum -
Age Minimum 16 Enforced - As of date 4/23/2021
Maximum -
Registration Fee
Residency Restriction -None-
Membership Restrictions -
Amount $60.00
Tuesday - 06/15/2021
Start Time 8:00 PM
End Time 9:00 PM
Location Dwight Brinson Swim Center
Thursday - 06/17/2021
Start Time 8:00 PM
End Time 9:00 PM
Location Dwight Brinson Swim Center
Tuesday - 06/22/2021
Start Time 8:00 PM
End Time 9:00 PM
Location Dwight Brinson Swim Center
Thursday - 06/24/2021
Start Time 8:00 PM
End Time 9:00 PM
Location Dwight Brinson Swim Center
Tuesday - 06/29/2021
Start Time 8:00 PM
End Time 9:00 PM
Location Dwight Brinson Swim Center
Thursday - 07/01/2021
Start Time 8:00 PM
End Time 9:00 PM
Location Dwight Brinson Swim Center