Vale Life Member Frank Widdicombe

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Frank Widdicombe 

Melville WPC Member since 1948-49
Melville WPC Life Member since 1973

Water Polo WA Life Member since 2000

Frank joined the Melville Water Polo Club as a 15-year-old junior player in 1948/49 and remained a Club Member for the following 70 years.  Frank was a member of the Club’s first A Grade Premiership team and went on to have a storied water polo career spanning 22 premierships in A, B, C, ...

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Women’s A-Grade – Round 4 Results

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THE Melville Marlins and UWA City Beach recorded Round 4 victories in the Women’s A-Grade competition and in the process handed Triton and Applecross their first defeats of the season in the process.

There were just the two games in the Women’s A-Grade action on Saturday and both took place at Bicton Pool.

That saw the Melville Marlins defeat Triton 10-3 while UWA City Beach won a cracking contest against Applecross 12-10.

Those results saw the Melville Marlins remain undefeated in the 2018-19 ...

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Men’s A-Grade Cross Conference – Round 1 Results

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SATURDAY saw the first Cross Conference action in the Men’s A-Grade competition for the 2018-19 season with the South Fremantle Bloods, Port Colts, Dolphins and Melville Sharks coming away with victories.

The 2018-19 Men’s A-Grade season opened with three rounds of teams doing battle with the other teams in their respective conferences, but on Saturday the teams from the Fremantle and UWA Conferences locked horns with one another and it produced some fascinating contests.

Two of the games took place Saturday afternoon ...

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Perth to Host FINA Inter-Continental Cup in 2019

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The FINA World League Inter-continental Cup brings together some of the world’s strongest male and female teams to battle it out for FINA World League Super Final qualification.

The week-long event will also act as a key stepping stone towards July’s FINA World Championships in South Korea as well as the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games which will be just over one year to go.

The Aussie Sharks and Aussie Stingers will compete in the evening timeslots with finals due to take place Sunday ...

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Men’s A-Grade Conferences – Round 3 Results

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THINGS remain tight in the Fremantle Conference of the Men’s A-Grade competition after wins for the Melville Sharks and South Fremantle Bloods on Saturday while there were UWA Conference victories for City Beach and Flotsam.

The Round 3 action completed the first set of fixtures with each team in their respective conference playing one another ahead of Round 4 providing the first Cross Conference action of the 2018-19 Men’s A-Grade competition.

Saturday’s Round 3 action in the Fremantle Conference took place at ...

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Women’s A-Grade – Round 3 Results

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THERE were big wins in the Women’s A-Grade competition on Saturday for Applecross and the Melville Marlins while Triton remained the only team to win each of their opening three matches.

Beatty Park hosted its first match of the 2018-19 Women’s A-Grade season on Saturday and it saw Triton continue its undefeated start with a 10-6 victory over the UWA Rangers.

The other two Round 3 Women’s A-Grade matches took place on Saturday at Bicton Pool and that saw a massive 31-3 ...

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Liz Burman – Beaurepaire Volunteer of the Year

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Water Polo WA wishes to congratulate Liz Burman as being selected as the 2017/18 Beaurepaire Volunteer of the Year.

Liz was presented with this award at the 2017/2018 Water Polo WA AGM. She was acknowledged for the wonderful contribution she has made to referee development and coordinating the junior competition and was a worthy recipient of the award.

Thank you, Liz for all the hard work you do for Water Polo in WA.

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Men’s A-Grade Conferences – Round 2 Results

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ROUND 2 of the Men’s A-Grade competition saw a big win for Port Colts with South Fremantle Bloods also winning in the Fremantle Conference while Triton and UWA Flotsam triumphed in the UWA Conference.

It was the second round of the Men’s A-Grade competition for the 2018-19 season with the eight teams all taking part in games against teams inside their own conferences for the second consecutive week.

In the Fremantle Conference at Bicton Pool, that saw the Port Colts defeat Dolphins ...

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Women’s A-Grade – Round 2 Results

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THERE remains just the one team with two wins to their name after the opening two rounds of the Women’s A-Grade competition for the 2018-19 season after wins on Saturday for UWA City Beach and Triton while Applecross and the Melville Marlins played out a draw.

It was an exciting second round of action in the Women’s A-Grade competition getting underway on Saturday at Bicton Pool and the two Melville teams went at it in a cracking contest with 22 goals ...

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Water Polo Camp with Olympic Gold Medalist Gergely Kiss

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Don’t forget to make room in your calendar this December for Gergely Kiss, one of the world’s best ever left-handed player who is still actively playing in the Hungarian National League.
Calling all WA coaches and officials to come along and watch/participate at some of these sessions with the 3 times Olympic Gold Medalist, World and European Champion Polo Star from Hungary.
We will be at the Outdoor Water Polo Pool from 8.00 am till 1.00 pm from the 18th till the ...
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