Flippaball provides an introduction to water polo for children in school years 2 (recommended strong swimmer) to year 6/7. It is a fun, simple game that can be played by all children that are capable of swimming 25m.
- Modified rules which can be found here
- Focus on skills of water polo
- Smaller pool area used
- Skins or “speedos”, full piece for girls
At the start of the season a proficiency swim will be conducted by our coaches.
Training is held on Thursdays at Hale School Pool (until further notice) from 5:30 to 6:15pm.
The first training session is Thursday, 12th October 2017 and you are welcome to come and try on this date to see if you want to join.
Alternatively we welcome you to our Flippaball Come and Try days on Thursday 14th and 21st September from 5:30pm at Hale School pool. Parents/guardians will have an opportunity to talk to coaches and committee members and find out about our programmes.
Flippaball is a non competitive fun competition in conjunction with Triton Water Polo Club. The games are held on Friday nights at Beatty Park and the competition starts Friday 13th October 2017.
Information about fees can be found here.
Registration is open from 15 August 2017. Click here to register.
For further information please contact our Flippaball Co-ordinators:
Kerrie & Claire via email: flippaball@newmanwaterpolo.