Surrey Water Polo Club
Located in Surrey, B.C.
The Surrey Water Polo Club offers a vast and exciting selection of programming. We are an inclusive community based club that offers programs to male and female players from ages 5 and up.
Surrey Water Polo Club trains out of excellent facilities through out the city and delivers programs in the Guildford Recreation Centre (GRC), the Surrey Sport and Leisure Centre (SSLC) and south Surrey Indoor Pool (SSIP) in Surrey, BC.
The Surrey Water Polo Club was established in 1999 with 26 rostered athletes. Today we have grown to just over 100 families involved in our club in our different programs throughout the year.
The Surrey Water Polo Club is a member of Water Polo Canada and Water Polo West and adheres to the club membership policies of these organizations.
The main philosophy of the club is to use sport as a vehicle to help young young people become empowered, positive influences in their community. The focus of the club is to provide players with an opportunity to engage in positive physical activity, to develop proper technique, traits of good sportsmanship and team spirit while being part of a positive environment that fosters friendship building amongst its athletes. We aim to provide our athletes with exposure to a variety of experiences that are reflective of their ability level and that is conducive to providing a positive atmosphere that nurtures personal growth. With an emphasis to foster a passion for water polo and enjoyment of the sport, Surrey Water Polo creates a fun environment through which players can advance their skills to the next level. From introductory to recreational to high-performance, our programs enable athletes to advance their skills learning essential life skills along the way that extend beyond the pool to their lives outside of the sport.
These skills include (but are not limited to):
- Character development
- Physical Literacy and Development
- Goal setting
- Community Building