Oxford Waterpolo Club is an established club in Oxford.
The club has a senior mens and senior ladies team and has weekly training sessions at Radley College just south of Oxford. Our regular training slot is Mondays 8.30 pm to 10.00 pm. On match nights, games take place in the first hour and then training for the other side 9.30-10.30 pm. Currently in the summer months, extra training session for the guys Thursday nights at the Banbury outdoor 50m pool with Warwick polo.
The mens team plays in Division 2 of the Midlands League and also participates in the Southern Counties league 1.
The ladies team entered the London League in 2009 and is currently playing in the Midland League winter season.
Both sides take part in friendly matches, tournaments and the annual Town vs Gown match vs Oxford University.
The waterpolo section is part of City of Oxford Swimming Club (COSC), with a full swimming and masters swim squad.
See Club Details page for joining Oxford Water polo or arranging matches.
Oxford Waterpolo 2016 Awards: L to R Kate Richards (Player's Player); Nora Braak (Captain's Award); Colin McNamara Captain's Award); David Golley (Player's Player).
Award Winners 2015: L to R - Simone Lombardini (Player of Year), Ashley Keen (Players Player); Paola Bisicchia (Player of Year); David Golley (Special Trophy); Ed Wibberley (Captain's Award).
Awards for 2014: L-R Catherine Routledge (Captain's Award); Ceri Williams (Player's Player); Jeff Karoly (Captain's Award); John Cardy (Player's Player); Alicia Perez (Player of 2014). Missing - Brennan Nicholls (Player of 2014).
2013 Awards Winners: L-R, Lianne Castle (Player's Player); Charlene Harris
(Captain's award); Miss of the Year Catherine Routledge
2013 Awards Winners: L-R, Simone Lombardini (Player); Norbert Sinka (Player's Player)
Chris Gurney (Captain's Award).
Beauty and the Beasts! Jo's search for new heights means she is heading up north
but not before she made the team walk the plank for her!
Awards 2012 L-R John Cardy Player's Player of the Year, Ashley Keen Player of the Year, John Buckley Captain's Award, Louise Fuller Player of the Year, Jo Ibbotson Player's Player of the Year, Laura Highton Captain's Award.
Oxford Ladies team at Town vs Gown 2012
Club Awards 2011: L to R: Captain's Award Helen Cook; Player's Player Michaela Smith; Captain's Award Ashley Keen; Player of the Year Gabriela Porter; Player and Player's Player of the Year Adam Novak.
Ladies and Mens Captains, Norbi & Nats, at Annual Dinner 2011
Club Chairman John Buckley opens the Annual 2011 awards night.
More photos on our Facebook site (see link on tab More about Polo & LInks) or
link below to Photobox.
Click here to see album of Antonia's pix of the Annual Dinner 2011
Charlotte Jones, Founding Ladies Captain, at her recent testimonial game
(played in fancy dress to handicap the mens team)
Oxford Waterpolo Team including old boys at Mark's Testimonial
Back Row L-R: Nick Boaz, Gareth Davies, Mark Ashton, Gergely Berczi, Dean Toomey, Adam Novak, Brett Phipps, Norbert Sinka
Middle L-R: Ashley Keen, Chris Gurney, Dave Golley, Brennan Nicholls
Front L-R: Reg Koster, Dave Eyles, John Cardy, John Buckley
2010 Oxford Ladies Waterpolo team