These opportunities are facilitated for new players, coaches and officials to put into practice their water polo skills in a low-level competitive environment. They also give Clubs the opportunity to identify and develop key volunteers.
The festivals are for u12s mixed teams from any club or school
Festivals are promoted using a poster; setting out entry fees and a simple set of rules adapted for the venue and pool time available.
Swim England North West can provide equipment; including electronic scoreboards, goals, lane ropes, pitch markings, hats and balls. We can also put you in touch with the Event Managers from the Clubs that have previously hosted festivals to assist with planning your event:
Swim England North West Water Polo offer the following elements directly linked to the mini-polo! Festivals.
Swim England North West Water Polo are fully in support of the expansion of a Regional network of clubs and developing appropriate level competitive opportunities and recognise the importance of educating the workforce with the Region.
Clubs or schools can apply for funding from the Swim England North West Water Polo budget to support the costs of hosting a mini-polo! festival.