School League Water Polo
The Manitoba Schools Water Polo League promotes the benefits of participation in water polo. The league supports a positive and inclusive environment that provides competitive opportunities in an educational setting for all participants.
MSWPL - fun, fitness and friendship!
Together, we are developing leaders and striving for excellence, in and out of the pool.
School League Coaching
MSWPL coaching requirement for 2021:
All school coaches (head coaches and assistant coaches) must have a minimum NCCP accreditation of WPC Community Club Coach, Respect in Sport (RIS), Making Head Way in Sport and a clear criminal record check (CRC).
Respect in Sport (RIS) has a re-certification every 5 years.
Offering a safe environment to all our athletes and to all the various individuals who contribute to the Sport of water polo - whether they are coaches, officials, volunteers, staff, parents or only fans/spectators – is an absolute priority for Manitoba Water Polo.
We are all responsible for maintaining and enhancing the dignity and self-esteem of participants and other individuals by:
Demonstrating respect to individuals regardless of body type, physical characteristics, athletic ability, age, ancestry, colour, race, citizenship, ethnic origin, place of origin, creed, disability, family status, marital status, socioeconomic status, gender identity, gender expression, sex, and sexual orientation
Focusing comments or criticism appropriately and avoiding public criticism of athletes, coaches, officials, organizers, volunteers, employees, or participants
Consistently demonstrating a spirit of sportsmanship, sport leadership, and ethical conduct
Acting, when appropriate, to correct or prevent unjustly discriminatory practices
Consistently treating individuals fairly and reasonably
Ensuring adherence to the rules of Water Polo and the spirit of those rules