MUPolo plan on entering a total of six teams in the 2013 Water Polo Victoria Winter Competition (depending on player numbers). These include a Women’s team in the State League 2 Competition and a Women’s team in the State League 3 competition, as well as four Men’s teams in the State League 2, State League 3, and State League 4 Competitions.
All matches take place at either the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre (Albert Park) or at South Yarra Sport Centre (South Yarra). The Women’s teams play on either Tuesday or Thursday evenings between 6:00pm and 9:30pm. The Men’s State League 2 team play on Wednesday evenings between 6:00pm and 9:30pm, whilst the Men’s State League 3 and State League 4 team play on Thursday evenings between 6:30pm and 9:30pm. Follow the link below to see the ladders or fixtures for the competitions that MUPolo currently competes in.
The costs involved in playing in the Water Polo Victoria Competitions vary each season however below an approximated list of the costs involved in playing for MUPolo:
- A Water Polo Victoria registration fee of approximately $160 – $180 is payable to Water Polo Victoria by all players. This covers player registration for two seasons (Winter and State Championships), as well as player insurance during the game.
- Match fees of approximately $120 – $160 per season are also payable to Water Polo Victoria.
In summary, it is approximately $280 – $$340 for your first season, then $120 – $160 for you second season, making the total cost for the year approximately $400 – $500 (not including MUPolo registration and training fee). For more accurate details on the costs involved please ask a committee member at training. Entry to MSAC is free each night of competition for competitors and spectators (finals may charge a small fee for spectators).
If you plan on playing for MUPolo then please ensure that you fill out a MUPolo registration form as well as a Water Polo Victoria registration form, and return it to the club. (Forms available for download below)
The fixtures and results for the Vic Water Polo competition are available through the Sporting Pulse website.