NORCAL SANTA CRUZ

YOUTH PROGRAM 

2021 FALL SESSION 10U

Dates: August 9 - November 12

Pool Location: Santa Cruz High School

Fall Session Practice Time:

Monday - 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Wednesday - 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Friday - 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Practice groups are primarily divided by age. However, we do sometimes move athletes both up and down a level based on experience and ability. 

To register for our 2021 Fall Session:  Click Here

Fall Session Fee:

10u Athletes - $550

The registration fee will cover all workouts, team shirt, and local tournaments.

There will be no practice - Monday, September 6th (Labor Day) and Monday, October 11 (Columbus Day) 

Local Tournaments and Games:

Polo Life Youth League at Los Altos

Sunday, September 12

Sunday, September 26

Sunday, October 17

USA Water Polo Membership: 

All athletes must have valid USA Water Polo membership through the end of 2021 prior to submitting registration. Gold* or Silver Membership is required for all Youth and High School Athletes. Only 10u athletes and swim lessons can participate with Bronze level membership. 

To register or renew with USWP click here.

*Gold membership is required for all athletes interested in participating at Junior Olympics.

Contact Information:

Coach Seth Tasman: Program Director - NorCalAquaticsWP@gmail.com

 

2021 WINTER SESSION 2

Dates: February 1 - March 6

Pool Location: Santa Cruz High

Practice Times and Date: 

Each group will practice five times per week during the Winter Session. After athletes are registered, we will break up into cohorts, determined by their age and skill level. Once the practice groups are confirmed, there will be no changing groups during the session.

Practice groups and times will be posted on Sunday, January 31st.


Due to our restricted practice space, we will be limiting the number of athletes that can enroll in our Winter Session, Registration will be based on a first-come, first-serve basis. Once we reach capacity, athletes will be placed on a waiting list. 


Water Polo Practice Schedule:

Below are out estimated practice times. We will send out final times this weekend. 


Please check BYGA to stay updated with our practice schedule. 


Practice times will depend on which cohort your athlete is placed in. 

Strength and Conditioning:

We will offer two strength and conditioning workout per week. Through our strength and conditioning program, it is our goal to improve our athlete's performance, prevent injury, increase muscle mass and metabolism, as well as, teach proper technique. 

Strength and Conditioning Workout:

Monday and Wednesday: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Santa Cruz High near the baseball field.  


To register for our 2021 Winter Season 2:  Click Here

Fall Session Fee: $300

The registration fee will cover all workouts and a NorCal crewneck sweatshirt.  


All parents and athlete must read over our NorCal Aquatics Social Distancing Protocol: Click Here

All athletes must also be registered with USA Water Polo and have completed the COIVD-19 Waiver to be able to participate.  

All athletes must be current members of USA Water Polo (either Silver or Gold Athlete Membership; To register or renew with USA WP, please visit www.usawaterpolo.org

Important Note: Athletes must be affiliated with our Club, NORCAL - Northern California Aquatics, club #23991


We will be following all CDC and County guidelines during our practices. 


Contact Information:

Coach Seth Tasman: Program Director - NorCalAquaticsWP@gmail.com

Coach Caleb Conroy: 14u Boys Head Coach / Associate Head Coach, Youth Program - calebconroyschwp@gmail.com