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Durham University

Team Durham

Water Polo

About Us

Durham University Water Polo has experienced a meteoric rise in popularity and has proven to be one of the most successful sport clubs within Durham.

The club currently has two men's and two women's teams that participate in BUCS competitions. In the past five seasons, DUWP top all other Universities with a combined eight BUCS National Championship appearances and five National Championship titles between the men’s and women’s teams.

Our competing teams have approximately three water polo sessions a week, along with two S&C sessions and a swim session. The club welcomes athletes of all abilities to join and if you are interested or have any inquiries, then please get in touch.

Club Captain: Eleanor Smithson

Coach: Alex Kazmier

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Additonal Information

Members of our teams also compete for the Durham Palatinates national league teams who currently play in Championship two of the BWPL.