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In the U.S. it started in 1888, but was started in England earlier and is known for being the first team sport in the Olympics.

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Why did Water Polo start?

BEcause it was meant to

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Whendid water polo start?

begining of 20th century

Olympic words that start with p?

Paralympic, Polo (water).

When did girls start playing water polo?

2000 in sydney

What are the similarities between polo and water polo?

water polo is in the water and pollo uses horses and is on land water polo is in the water and polo is on land and it involves horses.

How do you say I play water polo in Spanish?

Water polo in Spanish is: polo acuático. Yo juego al polo acuático.

When did polo start?

it started in 1200 when some kids where in the water throwing a ball around and they named their game after the person who made it up. His name was Polo.

Where will water polo be held in the Olympics 2012?

Water Polo Arena

Water polo in Israel?

sure.thare is alott of water polo clubs in israel.

How do you win water polo?

Water Polo is won by outscoring the other team.

When was Australian Water Polo created?

Australian Water Polo was created in 1982.

If you can play polo with a hoese why carnt you play water polo with a horse?

those two sports are totally different the polo is the land sport and water polo is a water sport :D

Who invented water polo?

Water polo originated as a form of rugby played in the rivers of England and Scotland. Click on the 'History of Water Polo' link on this page to read an article concerning the history of water polo.

What country did water polo start in?

Water polo as a team sport began as a demonstration of strength and swimming skill in late 19th century England and Scotland, where water sports and racing exhibitions were a feature of county fairs and festivals.

How do the horses not drowned in water polo?

Water Polo is Polo played in water minus the horses and sticks. It's kind of hand ball played in water by players.

How do you become a water polo coach?

well i think you become one by knowing all about water polo the strategy and all the moves of water polo.

How does the ball stay still in centre for start of water polo?

by magnet on a string and held down by a weight

How deep is the water for water polo?

For top standard water polo matches the minimum depth is 1.8m

What is the depth of the olympic water polo pool?

what is the depth of the olyimpic water polo pool

When did water polo come to the US?

Water polo was first played in the USA in 1888.

What equipment is needed to train in water polo?

pool, water polo ball, goal

Where did water polo begin?

Water polo began in England throughout rivers and lakes.

When was water polo discovered?

Water polo was discovered in Scottland in the late 19th century.

Who is the best national water polo team?

The world champions in water polo is Serbia.