An Introduction To Water Polo
Tyldesley Swimming & Water Polo club offers a Splashball programme designed to introduce the sport of Water Polo to children in the 5-9-year-old age range. The TSWPC Splashball program is offered weekly to young players who want to learn about the sport and have some fun.
What Are the Benefits of Splashball?
While the top priority of every coach is the safety of the players, their emphasis is on fun. Splashball is the best sport for kids simply because they have fun while swimming and creating friendships. It is not only meant to introduce the sport of Water Polo to children at such a young age, but it teaches them about endurance and the value of hard work, and practice.
Some additional benefits include:
- developing their water safety skills
- cultivating health and fitness
- improving fitness levels
- becoming a faster & stronger swimmer
- learning the fundamentals of teamwork
- sampling a new sport for which they may have a special talent or passion.
Why Kids Love Splashball
Kids are proving their passion for the sport and desire to play by sticking with the sport and creating a demand for more teams. When asked why they thought it was the best sport for kids, members of the TSWPC Splashball Team said it provided them with the chance to do more swimming, with the opportunity to make new friends, have fun and kept them fit and healthy.