A perfect water polo athlete can be best described as having
the over-arm accuracy of a baseball pitcher, the vertical
of a volleyball player, the toughness of a rugby and hockey
player, the endurance of a cross-country skier and the strategy
of a chess player. Of course, to find a player of this ability
Water Polo players have strong legs, great players have crazy
pads, No helmets, No protection... Just Men with BALLS!
it was easy everyone would do it!
polo players are.. swimmers with balls!
know how to handle our balls!
horses, No sticks, Just balls.
takes balls to play this game!
I could walk on water this would be a lot easier.
Polo: the stamina of a marathon, the contact of hockey, the
strategy of chess.
Polo: Kicking, punching, bighting, fighting, ball grabbing,
put it in the whole and score kind of a game.
mess with the waterpolo team because we are tighter than our
suits which are 4 times too small
swim because we are too awesome for a sport that requires
Quotes by Igor Milanovic
Igor played for Yugoslavia in the early 80’s when Yugoslavia
won two Olympic Gold Medals.
you think that your legs are strong – do more. You will
dominate this game if your legs are the strongest in the pool.
be lazy when you pass or shoot. Think about your body positioning
and balance in the water all the time. Pass and shoot in practice
like you are going to pass and shoot in a game. Use your legs
and be intense.
a good team mate – when you help a team mate you are
in a sense helping yourself. Take pride in making good passes.
is my biggest secret as a shooter – I tried to make
my first fake a part of receiving the ball.