Tournaments

All tournaments will take place on Saturday afternoons between the 1st weekend in September and the last weekend in April. Exact start & finish times will vary, but will usually be 4 – 9pm. There are 5 or 6 tournaments in each division, each team will attend 4 dates over the course of the season.

In each division at least one tournament will take place outside at the beginning or end of the season, to take advantage of warmer conditions. This is to help reduce the overall cost of the leagues. To help aid attendance, tournaments will not be scheduled when other large kayaking and canoe polo events are taking place where possible. Events such as the Tyne Tour & BUCS polo are all taken into consideration.

University teams must contact the league organiser if they have any problems regarding the attendance of September tournaments due to the university calendar.

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NWC Regional Plans for 2016

Summer tournaments, University Team opportunities, Regional AGM, Referee courses, Coaching modules etc – if any of these interest you please keep reading.

Friends of Allonby Canoe Club Liverpool  and NWC Canoe Polo Committee would like to make you aware of the following canoe polo events and activities:

27th Liverpool International Saturday and Sunday 4th and 5th June at Dukes Dock Liverpool.
All abilities are catered for within a 5 pitch set up.
Entry Fee including the use of the SFX College camp site, and club bar facilities as per recent years at £75.00 per team.
Albert Dock Car Park Fees at £3.50 per car per day.
For more details and to download an entry form click Here

University Challenge Saturday and Sunday 12th and 13th March at the Collingwood Club Venue Liverpool.
Dependant on the response we are prepared to host a university canoe polo challenge at our purpose built 4 pitch club
venue at the Collingwood Academy.
Entry Fee including the use of the SFX College camp site, and club bar facilities at £45.00 per team.
The venue car park is free, by arrangement boats can be stored overnight at the venue.
For more details and to download an entry form click Here

Summer League/s at the Collingwood Club Venue Liverpool in association with NWC Canoe Polo Committee
We are prepared to host the following single day summer events dates at our purpose built 4 pitch club venue at the Collingwood Academy alongside some regional development opportunities.
Summer Canoe Polo League/s dates
Sunday 12th June NWC Region AGM (more details below)
Sunday 10th July Will include a Grade 2/3/4 refs course on 9th July.
Saturday 27th August If there is interest there will also run the Canoe
Sunday 11th September Polo Bolt-on module on one of these dates.

With 4 pitch’s available we have the flexibility to host a number of different ability leagues on the same day. Some of the planned dates coincide with the development academies training weekends also held on site. They will have as many as up to 4 development teams already on site and available to play (2 teams Lower D2/Top D3 ability and 2 teams Top D4 lower D3 ability teams)
Entry Fee £30 per team per tournament. £100.00 per 1 Team for 4 Tournaments if paid in advance by the closing date.
For more details and to download an entry form click Here

NWC Regional AGM 12th June
The AGM will be held at 13:00-14:00 on Sunday 12th June during the summer league day at Collingwood Dock, no matches will be scheduled during this period and will be an opportunity for you to have a say in how your regional league and committee is managed, a more complete agenda will be circulated nearer the time but if you have anything you would like to be on the Agenda please email: Chair@nwcpololeague.co.uk

Referee Course and BC Canoe Polo Coaching Bolt on Course
We are planning to run a referee theory course on Saturday 9th July in advance of the summer league tournament the following day where practical assessments could be undertaken. To express interest in attending this course please click here

We are also planning to run the BC Canoe Polo Coach Bolt-on Module on one of the last two summer league dates (27th Aug or 11th Sep) depending on interest for each date. For this course you do not need to be a currently qualified coach, it can be done before attending a level 1 coach course.
To express interest in attending this course please click here

Development Days
Again with other supporting clubs and their coach’s we are looking at the practicality of pooling resources, guidance and expertise to support a number of regional development days during the summer months, these would be open to anyone of any age or polo ability assuming some basic paddling skills.
Dates for these will be released in due course, to help with gauging numbers and possible dates please email development@nwcpololeague.co.uk if you are interested in attending these opportunities.

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