Water polos is gaining in popularity and for good reason. It is a synthesis of a lot of different sports and skills:
as a combination of swimming, football (soccer), basketball, ice hockey, rugby and wrestling. A team consists of six field players and one goalkeeper. The goal of the game resembles that of football/soccer—to score as many goals as possible, each goal being worth one point.
A perfect water polo athlete can be best described as having the over-arm accuracy of a baseball pitcher, the vertical of a volleyball player, the toughness of a hockey player, the endurance of a cross-country skier and the strategy of a chess player. Of course, to find a player of this ability is difficult.
By combining these different qualities it draws people from a lot of different sports and even those who love to strategize. Visit us to learn more about this amazing sport.