Entries by Ireland Waterpolo

International Women’s Week at Swim Ireland

A challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change Swim Ireland are gearing up for International Women’s Day 2021 on Monday, March 8, and asking you, our members, to take part by showcasing your women. The theme of IWD 2021 is ‘Choose To Challenge’, which calls on us all to make the […]

Clonard Player New President in Club’s 100th Year

Clonard Swimming and Water Polo Club’s Kevin Armstrong was on Tuesday evening elected President of the Ireland Water Polo Committee, in an historic year for his Belfast-based club. Clonard’s life began at a time not too dissimilar from today. The Irish War of Independence was still raging, and there was political upheaval. The world had […]

Pilates for Polo!

Ireland Water Polo have teamed up with Denise Walsh of Pilates & More with Denise to offer a tailored 6 week Pilates programme to Water Polo members. The aim of the programme is to increase fitness, improve fundamental movement and mobility, with a focus on core strengthening and flexibility.   Schedule Starting on Tuesday 2nd […]

Ireland Water Polo Annual Conference 2021

The Ireland Water Polo Annual Conference will take place on Tuesday 9th February 2021 at 7.00pm The conference will be held on the virtual GoToWebinar platform. Details on the conference can be found at the link below. Any queries in relation to the conference can be sent via email to waterpolo@swimireland.ie Formal Notice to Members […]

Swim Ulster Water Polo Coaching Conference 2021

The Swim Ulster Virtual Coaching Conference takes place on Saturday 16th January 2021.  All registered Swim Ulster Members will be partially subsidised by Swim Ulster but registration for Coaches from other regions will be warmly welcomed. The cost for the Conference for anyone outside the Ulster region will be £20pp for all three workshops.   […]

Seasons Greetings

This year has been challenging to say the least. Covid-19 has affected our lives in many different ways, how we work, how we live and most of all how we interact with each other. The simple pleasures of life, a drink with family and friends or a training session with teammates can no longer be […]

Ireland Water Polo Release New Competitions Management System

The NWPC are delighted to introduce their newly designed website which will act as the main form of communication and information hub for the Water Polo community. Together with the new competition management system provided by Sportlomo, www.sportlomo.com, we plan to benefit from many of its integrated features over time with the introduction of the […]

Referees & Official’s Courses 2020/2021

The NWPC in conjunction with Swim Ireland will be hosting Referees & Table Official’s courses. There will be two courses held in the coming weeks; the first a refresher course for anyone who has already completed the course and the second is the full course for anyone new to the role. The course will include […]

Cathal Brugha Awarded Clubmark Award

Following months of hard work, culminating in a virtual club visit, Cathal Brugha WPC have been awarded Clubmark status again. Well done to the committee and coaches for achieving this coveted award. A great achievement in what has been a difficult few months for the sport.

Belfast Sports Awards 2020

Congratulations to Lynn Hanna Short, winner of the Belfast Sports Awards Female Coach of the Year 2020. A proud member of Cathal Brugha, Lynn is a very experienced coach looking after their U19, U17 and U15 Girls teams. Lynn is also a vital part of the Junior Development Squad 3 coaching team. A proud moment […]