Development Centres AB
Edmonton Regional Development Centre
This is a great opportunity for Edmonton and area athletes to add to their current club training program, and is a part of WPC's overall High Performance Development Strategy. Training will take place at the Kinsmen Sport Centre on 2 week day / 1 weekend mornings. Athletes please note that you may need to have a spare for 1st period to take advantage of this.
Calgary National Legacy Centre
The Alberta Water Polo Association & Water Polo Canada jointly present the Calgary National Legacy Development Centre (NLDC) as part of WPC's overall High Performance Development Strategy. The NLDC began in the Fall of 2018. The objectives and program details can be found in the following link.
First Time Trial Athlete
Calgary and Edmonton RDC Trial- This registration is for athletes who are being evaluated for the first time before being accepted into the Centres.
This free trial will expire October 23rd and only available to 1st time athletes to the RDC programs. The requirements to attend the program are to be a born in 2007 or older and participating in the NCL. The benefits of attending the development centres include exposure to WPC systems, training and staff. Participating in the centres also augment club programs by increasing the number of training hours available to high performance athletes in concordance with the WPC Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD). The centres also allow for enhanced identification and national depth charts for WPC Age Group National Teams. Senior athletes will be participating in the HPC.
Once the athlete has been evaluated and accepted in the RDC, they will be required to register for the full program and pay the registration fee.
Information on the fees and registration is posted in the registration form links above.
AWPA Athlete Exemption Form 2021-22