Southampton University has two men's Teams and two Ladies' teams entering BUCS and playing a variety of friendlies, offering a full fixture list and opportunity for players of all abilities to compete and learn. We have a range of abilities with many members never having played before University and welcome anyone to give it a go. Water polo is a fantastic game that involves strength and a love of water, come along and try it out. Out of the pool we also offer a great socials, encompassing everyone's enjoyments. Our sessions are: WEDNESDAY: 8-9pm (GIRLS) 9-10pm (BOYS) THURSDAY: 8-9PM (1 LANE FOR SWIM TRAINING) SUNDAY: 8-9pm(BOYS) 9-10pm (GIRLS)

The Southampton University Water Polo Club is a well-established university club and has been since its formation in 1936. No experience to join is necessary as we welcome players of all abilities. It is the opportunity to try a new sport, improve fitness or improve existing skills if you are a seasoned player. The Men’s and Ladies’ teams enter into British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) and Hampshire Leagues. Outside the pool, socials vary from bar crawls to more formal (but still great fun) events where we celebrate our successes!

We train at the Jubilee Sports Centre at these times: 

  • WEDNESDAY: 8-9pm Women's , 9-10pm Men's
  • SUNDAY: 8-9pm Men's, 9-10pm Women's

We’re one of the most sociable and inclusive clubs at Southampton University. If you’re looking for a way to meet new people, have fun and get fit, give us a go!

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The Committee

All clubs and societies within the Students' Union are run entirely by students. The student committee for Water Polo this year are:

Samuel Wilmshurst
Fixtures Secretary
Dan Heilpern
Fresher sec
Rhia Perks
Kit Sec
Ellie Nuttall
Ladies' 1st Team Capatain
Samuel Dalton
Men's 1st Team Captain
Samuel Pina
President
Adele Potts
Social Sec
James Dighton
Social Sec
Mary Perkins
Treasurer
Charlotte Davis
Vice-President

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Membership Information

These are the current membership fees offered by Water Polo, although many clubs and societies offer a free period for new members to try out their activities.

Please note that some memberships of this group may also require you to purchase Sport & Wellbeing membership from the University of Southampton in order to use the relevant sport facilities
You must be a member of the Students' Union to join a club or society
NameCostValid PeriodDetails
Half-Year Membership£30.0030/08/2020 - 31/01/2021Half-year membership allows you to come to our weekly training session for half the year. It also partly covers the cost of travel and competition entry to matches. Sport and Wellbeing Membership is also required.
Annual Membership £55.0005/10/2020 - 31/08/2021Annual membership allows you to come to our weekly training sessions throughout the year and covers the cost of travel to matches, competition entry and equipment. A free Sport and Wellbeing Sports Pass is needed with this membership.
Half year membership£30.0023/10/2020 - 31/01/2021half year membership

Constitution

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Health & Safety

All clubs & societies are required to risk assess their activity to ensure it is carried out in a safe manner for members. Current risk assessments for Water Polo are available to view below