We host regional and national sanctioned club tournaments throughout the year including Junior Olympics, US Leagues and National Championships; We also offer progressive training and competition through our Olympic Development Program, and through our Junior Youth, Core 016 and Senior National Teams, and of course, our Olympic Team. As a member, you are eligible for competitive recognition (All-American, Player of the Year, Coach of the Year, etc.).
We help to build cooperative skills and teamwork; Through the Positive Coaching Alliance we emphasize the double goal of being the best athlete you can be AND learning critical life lessons through sport. We also stress respect for the game, the search for excellence, fair play, the joy in effort, discipline, physical fitness, and scholar athletes through our Academic All-American programCoverage
We offer the best supplementary insurance coverage in aquatics, including: accidental, dental, physical therapy, orthopedic, accidental death, and dismemberment. To make it easier to access insurance coverage, we have updated our website with the proper steps to file an insurance claim.Click here for more insurance information & how to file a claim.Communication
We publish the quarterly Skipshot magazine as well as a monthly e-newsletter. Through our website, we also provide the ability to customize your own member report for college recruitment via your membership profile.Continuity
We provide playing opportunities for those as young as 5 years old, through Splashball, with additional opportunities all the way to Masters. We help you achieve your best with the largest group of certified water polo coaches anywhere.Community
We are members of the US Olympic Committee, which means that you are part of the Olympic movement and share in the goals of Team USA. You are a member of the governing body for one of the world's toughest sports. As a USAWP member you are eligible for special members only discounts from our corporate partners.Commitment
We honor your commitment to achieve your personal best, just as our National Teams aspire to be the best in the world. We also honor your commitment to your teammates. In the words of John Wooden, "The main ingredient in stardom is the rest of the team."