Entries open for Swim England Water Polo National Age Group Championships

Entries are now open for the Swim England Water Polo National Age Group Championships 2019.

Finals for the U17s and U19s competition for boys and girls will be held at the Liverpool Aquatics Centre on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April.

The Preliminary and qualifying rounds are scheduled to take place throughout February and March.

Those who make it through the qualifying rounds will compete in the finals, with the sides beaten in the preliminaries taking part in the plate competition.

Teams can now download the entry pack and submit their entries for the championships before the closing date of 12 noon of Friday 1 February.

What happened in 2018?

Last year, City of Manchester won the U17s boys title for the first time in five years as they defeated Watford 18-10 in the final.

Newton Abbot were victorious in the girls U17s event, beating London Otter 9-6.

London Otter did take top spot in the U19s girls competition, beating hosts City of Manchester 9-4 to take the gold medal.

In the boys U19s event, Caledonia triumphed with an 8-6 victory over Sedgefield in a close contest.