Water Polo West
Team BC Selection Policy Announced
Water Polo West is pleased to announce the adoption of a formal selection policy for the Team BC Program.This policy aims to provide transparent selection criteria and processes to select the best possible Provincial Teams to represent BC in National and International competitions. The policy outlines athlete eligibility, selection criteria, and selection policy to be adhered to related to Provincial Team programs.
Team BC Selection Criteria
Athlete selection will be based on, but not limited to, the following areas:
Technical competence (foundational and position-specific skills)
Fitness and physical capacities (speed, endurance, agility, aerobic capacity, mobility)
Tactical competence (decision-making, awareness, positional flexibility, reading the play)
Attitude (cooperation, receptiveness to feedback, adjustment to different skills and tactics, respect for players, coaches, officials, and support staff)
Team orientation (ability to connect with and respect teammates and coaches, influence team environment in a positive manner, demonstrate inclusivity and collaboration)
Competitive ability (temperament, resilience, commitment, performing under pressure, coping with obstacles, response to feedback)
Team balance (playing positions and age composition)
For more detailed information on the Team BC Selection Policy, please visit this page.