Out of Water Strength Training for Water Polo
Mar17

Out of Water Strength Training for Water Polo

Out of Water Strength Training for Water Polo Author : Cyle Myers Tim Notke the high school basket ball coach once said, “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” And in many ways that has been the theme surrounding talented sportsmen and women in the 21st century. Previously, sports people would place a great deal of emphasis on raw unhindered talent. This however has changed a great deal and it changes more and more...

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Western Province Water Polo – showcase high quality school boy waterpolo in Johannesburg
Mar12

Western Province Water Polo – showcase high quality school boy waterpolo in Johannesburg

Western Province Water Polo – showcase high quality school boy waterpolo   The weekend of the 7th March 2015 saw the annual highlight in the South African Schools Water Polo calendar. Teams of all ages congregated in the bustling city of Johannesburg for their relevant tournaments. The u14s were hosted by Jeppe High School at the Ken Short Tournament, Parktown Boys High hosted the u15s’ Indigo Tournament and the u19 KES...

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SA Champ Water Polo Goalie Alexandra Gascoigne speaks out of “the Cage”
Mar05

SA Champ Water Polo Goalie Alexandra Gascoigne speaks out of “the Cage”

SA Champ Water Polo Goalie Alexandra Gascoigne speaks out of “the Cage” This 20 year old architecture student from the University of Pretoria has a day that does not end on campus until her training with the Tuks Ladies Waterpolo Club is complete. It is the input , commitment and aspirations shown by girls like Al, which have grown the sport and secured its place as one of the most prolific, uncompromising competitive sports in our...

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WP Aquatics Showcase Watersports and Water safety
Mar04

WP Aquatics Showcase Watersports and Water safety

WP Aquatics Showcase Watersports and Water safety The City’s Sea Point swimming pool played host to an aquatics carnival on the 1 march, which it is hoped will become an annual event. One of the City of Cape Town’s flagship facilities partnered with Western Province Aquatics to host this event at the newly renovated Sea Point swimming pool. This water-based fun day is aimed at bringing communities and families together and introducing...

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Water skiing – Travis Fisher
Feb12

Water skiing – Travis Fisher

Travis Fisher is no ordinary 19 year old – he is an extraordinary water sportsman! Travis started water skiing at the age of the three and has spent almost every weekend and holiday at the lake since then. He initially started his competitive career at 7 years of age – without skis!  At first he competed in Barefoot water skiing, before switching to classical tournament water skiing in 2004. By 2007, he really started taking...

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First blind kiteboarder on film
Jan26

First blind kiteboarder on film

Phil Larcher , a rider born in the South of France with American nationality can most definitely be added to our “Hall of Eyecandy” He currently resides in Tarifa, which lies at the beginning of the beautiful Costa de la Luz,  the busiest kitesurfing destination in the world. Not only do the huge beaches cope with the thousands of kiters that descend on Tarifa each season, but you can expect wind and sun for 300 days a...

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