EVENT: ESSA Trip to SZENTES, HUNGARY
DATES: 22-27th October 2019
Staff (Girls team):
Team Manager – Rachel Boneham
Head Coach – Sarah Dunsbee
Assistant Coach – Cara Saunders
Preparation – we had one session dedicated to this camp which went well and set us up for the week. This is the start of the bigger programme for these ladies and it set the 3-year programme well thanks to ESSA’s support. We then had 2 days training before we played matches.
Match 1 vrs Szentes 16-7, win
Game 2 vrs Turin, 10-10, draw
Match 3 vrs Genova 14-9, lost
Match 4 vrs Red Star Belgrade, 10/6, lost
Match 5 vrs 10-4, lost
University water polo competitions in the UK are provided by 2 organisations...
August is traditionally a quiet month on the domestic competition front as teams enjoy some downtime in advance of the start of the BWPL in September. It is great to see that many teams have been on tour. Six players from Newton Abbot were invited on a trip to Ter Apel in the Netherlands to play in the 53rd Zepta Water Polo tournament with Devonport Royal. Over the weekend the girls played in a number of matches with the Devonport Dragons coming first place in their group,