Water Polo

Ireland Water Polo

Ireland Water Polo Logo [Ref:1]

Water Polo has been played in Ireland for over 100 years, and there is currently a National League in Men’s, Women’s and Underage Categories as well as National Cups. The Irish Water Polo Association was founded in 1964.

There is also a Men’s Leinster League below the three National League Divisions.

Associated sports include Canoe Polo and Underwater Hockey.

Below you will find links to the Results and Tables of various competitions in Ireland Water Polo:

(For Leinster Water Polo click here: Leinster Water Polo)

(For Canoe Polo click here: Canoe Polo )

(For Underwater Hockey click here: Underwater Hockey )

Men’s National League | Level 1

Ireland Water Polo | Men’s National League | Premier Division 2014-2016

Ireland Water Polo | Men’s National League Division 1 2016-2018

IWP MNL Division 1: 2019-20 2018-19 2017-18 2016-17 

IWP Men’s Premier League: 2014-15 2013-14

IWPA MNL Division 1: 2010-11 2008-09 2003-04 2002-03

Women’s National League | Level 1

Ireland Water Polo | Women’s National League Premier Division 2014-2016

Ireland Water Polo | Women’s National League | Division 1 2016-2018

IWP WNL Division 1: 2019-20 2018-19 2016-17 

IWP Women’s Premier League: 2014-15

IWPA WNL Division 1: 2003-04 2002-03

Men’s National League | Level 2

Ireland Water Polo | Men’s National League Division 2 2014-2016

Ireland Water Polo | Men’s National League | Division 2 2016-2018

IWP MNL Division 2 (Seasons): 2019-20 2018-19 2016-17 

IWPA Division 2 National League (Seasons): 2010-11

Women’s National League | Level 2

Ireland Water Polo | Women’s National League | Division 2 2015-2018

IWP WNL Division 2: 2019-20 2018-19 2016-17 

Men’s National League | Level 3

Ireland Water Polo | Men’s National League Division 3 2014-2016

Ireland Water Polo | Men’s National League | Division 3 2016-2018

IWP MNL Division 3: 2019-20 2018-19 2016-17

Irish Water Polo Association Irish Championships

IWPA Men’s Irish Chamionships (Seasons): 2002-03

IWPA Women’s Irish Championship (Seasons): 2002-03

Irreland Water Polo Cups

IWP Women’s Knockout Cup (Seasons): 2019-20

Irish Water Polo (Seasons Overviews):

Irish Water Polo Association Era:

Irish Water Polo Association | National Leagues 2007-08

International Water Polo

Home Nations Water Polo

Triangular International Water Polo Tournament (Seasons): 1979

Water Polo Senior Home Internationals (Seasons): 1992

Leinster Water Polo

Leinster Water Polo (Overviews):

Leinster Water Polo | Men’s Leinster League | Division 1 2014-2017

Schools & Underage Water Polo

Charlie Richardson Under 16 Girls Irish Water Polo Championships (Seasons): 1991

Leinster WPA Bert O’Brien Schools Cup (Seasons): 1998

Leinster Water Polo Schools Senior Championship (Seasons): 1998

Water Polo Tournaments

Clontarf Europad U20 Water Polo Tournament (Seasons): 1990

Clontarf Euro Tab U21 Water Polo Tournament (Seasons): 1996 1997 1998

5-a-side Water Polo

IWPA Clontarf 5-a-side Tournament (Seasons): 1990

Canoe Polo

Canoe Polo is a version of Water Polo played using Canoe Paddles to hit the ball. It is usually played in either harbours or canal locks, where there is enough space for the canoes.

The aim of the game is to use the paddles to hit a ball into a goal at the other teams end.

Below you will find links to the results of various Canoe Polo Tournaments & Leagues in Ireland:

Canoe Ireland

Munster Polo League | Division A:

2015-16 2016-17 2018

Munster Polo Leagiue | Division B:

2015-16

Underwater Hockey

Underwater Hockey, as its name suggests, is a team sport where players push a puck along the bottom of a pool with the goal of scoring at their opposing teams end.

Players wear snorkel gear and come up for air at timed intervals.

Below you will find links to the Results & Tables of competitions in Ireland:

Underwater Hockey Ireland:

Underwater Hockey Ireland | Irish League 2017-18

World Water Polo

Water Polo was invented in Scotland at the end of the 19th Century.

Scottish Water Polo:

Scottish Water Polo League 2015-Present