U12 Programme

​​​​​​​Our U12 Programme is the beginning and introduction into the wonderful world of water polo at Hawkes Bay Water Polo. It is for players mainly in Years 7 and 6 except for some Year 5 and Year 8 layers (depending on birth date). 

We offer a range of teams for all different abilities and experience.​​​​​​​

Born: Players born on or after January 1st 2012 are eligible to play. ​​​​​​​

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Players will be required to attend all trial sessions and trainings thereafter to be considered and be a part of the training and travelling squad.

  • Sunday 3rd March: 9 – 10:30am
  • Sunday 10th  March: 10:30am - 12pm

Information About U12’s with HBWP

Training details to be released soon.

  • Playing water polo at this age and learning to play sport with other children the same age
  • Learning how to play in a team environment with no pressure on children
  • Coaches who are passionate about teaching the children to enjoy the game
  • Being placed in teams that will enhance the children’s game throughout the season
  • Have the opportunity to meet lots of children your own age and play sport with them
  • Commit to trainings with the team and coach throughout the season
  • If you are passionate about the sport the opportunity to trial for U14 age group teams.

Registration fees for 2024 season

Club Fees Club Registration fee details to be released soon.

  • You will also need to register through NZWP and there will be an additional fee for this that needs to be paid prior to you being able to compete.
  • There will also be an additional payment for NZ National Age Group championships should you attend this event.

Payment details: Direct credit upon receipt of invoice.

Uniform Sales

Once selected into the squad, information will be released about a “Registration Night” where squad members are to place their order for uniform. We bulk order uniform from overseas so players and parents will be required to attend this evening to try on and order kit for the season. 

Players must have the club togs and uniform to play in any tournaments. 

If you have any questions about uniform, costing etc please get in touch… admin@hbwaterpolo.net.nz