Water polo is the ideal sports for everybody
Water polo - In the ball game for the water 2 teams are playing against each other. In a water polo team 13 players play together. 7 of the 13 players are inside the water. One of the 7 players in the water is the goal keeper, standing inside the water polo goal. The players try to put the ball in the water polo goal of the other team. The team that has hit more goals than the other team has finally won the match. Moving forward in the water is the most crucial point when playing water polo. By passing the water polo ball clever from one player to the other and trying to run free the players try to put the water polo ball as fast as possible into the goal of the opponents team. The water polo game is an Olympic discipline and both men and women water polo matches can be watched at the Olympic Games. In the online shop of Kübler Sports you find balls for official matches as well as balls for the water polo training.
Water sport - rules, facts and explanations
The game of water polo is, such as all other ball games a very tactical game with a lot of rules and regulations, does and don't. The playing field is separated into two parts. Every team is standing in one half of the playing field. In every half there is a line at 5 and 2 meters from the goal. The players can put the ball into the goal in several ways. A regular goal is if the water polo ball is shot into the goal after the team has had two ball contacts. With a free kick or free shot you can also hit a goal. Wearing a water polo cap is necessary. The coloring of the cap of the active players has to be the same and the goal keepers always wear red water polo caps.
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