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Team BC Announcements

Training Scedules

  • Girls Schedule (excel) [new May 25]
  • Boys Schedule (excel) [new May 25]
  • U14 Boys taining schedule (excel) [new June 2]


  • 2011 UBC Spring Classic (excel) [updated June 1]


[new May 6] It is with great sadness that the planned trips for Greece will not be able to take place as planned for either the Girls or Boys Provincial Teams.

We will still be providing a summer Provincial Program with a Tournament starting the first weekend in June at UBC.  Training schedules and costs for training will be forwarded and posted soon.  Costs for NT athletes who may train with the Provincial team until centralization will be announced as well.

We will research Tournaments and events in the USA as quickly as possible.

Girls Team B.C. Program 2011

New May 17, 2011:

Training Costs:
$300 for the summer

For Athletes travelling to NT Programs:
June training costs:

Island Athletes:

Training Costs Due before the first practice:
1st Practice June 1st CCAC time to be confirmed.

UBC Tournament:
June 3, 4 and 5.  (June 3 first game 5pm)
Cost: $50




Team BC - 2010

U16 Team BC - Champions

Gold Winners in the Hawaii Invitational Tournament - U16: Congratulations !

U16 Team In Hawaii



Team BC in Croatia

Both squads had tremendous and succesful trips to Croatia. Highlights included playing in the sea under the lights at their "home base" ... a new experience for all our players.

Team BC

playing under the lights in the sea

More pictures (including those the U18 squad) will be posted in the days ahead; in the meantime there are hundreds more pictures in a Picasa web album (thanks to Liza Greaven)


Boys Program:

After a well organized intense few hours of evaluation, Head Coach Nikola Maric would like to announce the following teams and alternates:

18U Team B.C. team:
Michael Blair *
Nathan Kotylak*
Daniel Vindish*
Robert Fisher*
Taylor Venner*
Alex Vazeos
Michael Chapman
Avi Kunen
Nicholas Bigiolli
Chris Hadfield
Shaun Lampen
Brodie Van Coughnett
Brandon Winship
Jeffery Holmes
David Peters

* These boys will be attending the Top 30 camp following 18U National Club Championships and the 16U National Club Championships and may be unavailable to the team for the summer. This will be known sometime in May. Refunds for the trip deposit will be made upon their announcement to the summer centralization with Team Canada

16U Team B.C. team:
Harrison Allen*
Connor Perry*
Marko Pudar*
Lucas Greaven*
Matthew Halajian*
Daniel Sullivan*
Austin Brimm*
Gaelen Patterson*
Giordano Marconato
Sam Donoghue
Paul Spooner
Marcus Campeau
Matthew Hart
Maxwell Handfield
Trent Nelson

Andrew Hutchinson
Cameron Ross
Sean Spooner
Ben Tolson
Macaulay Ross
Armin Matckalem
Benoit Carriere

Team BC Boys - Croatia Trip

Common Itinerary information:
Flight is Vanc. to Frankfurt, Germany then Frankfurt to Split, Croatia.
Then they will have a bus to take them for the 2 hour ride to Gradac, Croatia

There will be many scrimmages and practices with local teams along with the tournament.

Boys U18
Tournament Date: Aug 10- 23
Tournament website http://www.sd-gradac.hr/vaterpolo2009-06a.html
For parents there is an opportunity to join the team - there can be an offer of tickets for $2350 (flight/accom and maybe the food) first come first serve UNTIL Monday only !

Boys U16:
Tournament date: July 27- Aug 9
Tournament website http://www.sd-gradac.hr/vaterpolo2009-06a.html
There may be extra spaces for interested parents. Please contact Joie Kotylak

Girls Program

Thank you girls for a great tryouts.  We would like to thank Brandon Jung and Kalee Harris for assisting with the evaluation of the athletes along with Head Coach Angela Johnson

We are pleased to announce the following teams and alternates:

The teams are:

Danielle Robinson
Molly Gritchen
Meghan Lappan
Kelsey Carter
Christina Kouvousis
Maddie Reardon
Bryann Newbery
Kim Bassett
Erica Marquez 
Hannah Cox
Nikki Gerwin
Cindy Golubic
Maryann Slama
Gurpreet Sohi
Alexa Tielmann
Danika Kotylak
Jocelyn Mcquade
Donia Momen
Marianne Tout
Stephanie Watson
Emma Germain
with the alternates being (will be chosen based on position)
Hayley McKelvey
Lexi Vindish

The teams will be travelling to the  2010 Hawaiian Invitational Water Polo Tournament
Tournament Dates are August 9-15, 2010

To accept your spot on the team please reply via email to BCWPA bcwaterpolo@telus.net  no later than April 9, 2010.
Futher information will be coming soon.

Chaperones and Team Managers Required

Also at this time we would like to ask any interested parents to put forth their names.  These positions will be filled from the pool of applicants received by Wed April 14th, 2010. Please reply by email including a brief personal reference including any prior experience in tasks of this nature.


Team BC - 2010

BC Water Polo is near finalization of its plans for the 2010 Team BC program.

Application deadline is March 17, 2010


Boys: Saturday March 20th at CCAC [5:30 - 7:30 16U and 7:00 - 9:00 18U]

Girls: Sunday March 21st at VAC [ 9:00 - 1:30]

Team BC Head Coaches Announced

British Columbia Water Polo Association is pleased to announce the selection of its Team BC Head coaches for the 2010 session.

Angela Johnson will be heading up the girls squads and Nikola Maric will head the boys.

Both coaches bring a great deal of experience to their positions and they are looking forward to building on the previous success of the program. With the aid and support of all our coaches and through this program BCWPA looks forward to preparing our athletes for future water polo challenges.

Team BC Assistant Coaches - Applications being accepted Now

BCWPA is pleased to announce openings for assistant coaches for each of our boys and girls Team BC Squads. Applications will be accepted form with qualifications of Level 1 and MED. If interested please send a letter of application, qualifications and water polo history to bcwaterpolo@telus.net by March 10, 2010

Player Eligibility

Please note that any athletes not attending youth (18U) Nationals and just participating in tryouts for team BC will still be eligible to play BCSSA water polo.  However, If they attend even one practice they lose their eligibility.

More Information

Pre Announcement of Selection Camps

2010 Team BC Selection Criteria

2010 Team BC Registration For & Athlete Profile for Selection Camp - Application Deadline March 17, 2010 [update March 15: if you have not already sent your application please fax it to 604-333-3450- or email it to: bcwaterpolo@telus.net and bring your cheque to the tryout.]


2008 - 2009


Hawaiian Tournament - August 2009

For all information, Results, Pictures and Trip Details about the Team BC Hawaiian Tournament, please click here!

Congratulation to Team BC and all their organizers for all these amazing Results!!



Think about it! (BC Ferries Travel Subsidy!!!!) (January 6, 2009)



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