Our Senior Group is for boys and girls 15-18 yrs of age and sometimes coach selected 13-14 yr olds* who demonstrate high levels of mastery in the skills and tactical knowledge to be successful at this level of competition. *Experienced 13-14 please contact the Head Coach for confirmation of registration in this group.
This group regularly competes at regional tournaments on the weekends throughout the season. Tournament locations include the Naval Academy (MD), Greenwich (CT), Princeton (NJ), Philadelphia (PA), Pittsburgh (PA) and Richmond (VA). Members must be current with Capital registration, all registration and tournament fees, USA Water Polo membership and team requirements to participate.
Tournament & travel fees are not included in registration or season fees and will be assessed after each event.
Capital Water Polo has 2 national level tournaments each year for which the coaches will invite players for participation. These are (1) the South Florida International Tournament (Miami) in mid February and (2) the USA Water Polo Junior Olympics, with a qualifier event (May) and National Championships (end of July). The Junior Olympics National Championships is held in California on the 3rd weekend in July (boys) and last week in July (girls).
2017-2018 FALL (9/5-11/16) Practice times: Practice schedule will be evaluated and may be modified once HS Prep players return (update on 11/13/17)
- Monday 8:00-9:30 pm , Wednesday 7:30-9:30 pm and Thursday 8:30-10:00 pm pm at Wakefield HS (VA)
- Saturday 8:00-9:30 pm at Washington and Lee HS (VA) or 8:00-10:00 pm at Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center (MD)
- Sundays may be added at discretion of Team Coach at Washington Lee HS (VA)
All practice times can be found on the team home page under the calendar.
2017-2018 Membership Registration Fee:
All CWP players must pay an annual non-refundable/non-transferable fee of $100 upon registration. The registration fee is not part of the regular season/session fee. Upon registration each player will receive a CWP magnet.
Program Fees for both Senior Groups (15-16 and 17-18)
2017-2018 Senior Full Year - Full year: Sept 5, 2017- July 18, 2018 (Registrations opened 10/8, all fall registration due 10/17/17)
- Senior Full payment - $2160 Best price ! Due by Oct. 17, 2017
- Senior Installment Plan - $753.33 at time of registration, by Oct. 17 / $753.33 by Nov. 15, 2017 / $753.34 by Jan. 1, 2018
2017-2018 Senior Prep group is only for those who are competing for a private or public high school water polo team. If you are in this category, you must register and process a payment by October 31, 2017, to hold your place on the team to start practices with CWP at the end of your high school water polo season. You may elect to make payments on the installment plan.
- Senior Prep Full Payment - $1680 Best Price! Due by Oct. 31, 2017
- Senior Prep Installment Plan - $593.33 at time of registration, by Oct. 31, 2017 / $593.33 by Nov 30, 2017 / $593.34 by Jan. 1, 2018
Refunds, Discontinuation and Prorated Fees:
Capital Water Polo has a firm NO REFUND POLICY regarding water polo season/session fees and registration fees for registered players. We also have a firm NO PRORATED SEASON/SESSION POLICY. Capital Water Polo has financial commitments involving annual contracts executed at the start of every season, which are based on player registrations, and as such, is obligated to fulfill these contracts . We understand that players may experience illness, injury or over commitment some time during the season that may inhibit full participation. While we regret these challenges, NO REFUND OF REGISTRATION FEE AND/OR SEASON/SESSION FEES can be made for players who miss practice time.
CWP will collect most tournament fees after the completion of each tournament via Paypal. Once the costs have been finalized tournament fees will be posted to players accounts. These fees are to be paid by the first of the month following the posted date. Players who sign up for a tournament are committed to pay the tournament fee regardless of attendance. Any payments not received by the 1st of the month in which they are due will incur a $25 late fee. If payment has not been received by the 10th of the month the player may not participate in any CWP activity until payment has been received. Discounts: CWP offers a 10% sibling discount. This discount is applied to all sibling players after the initial oldest player. All athletes must be current with membership and tournament fees to participate in additional tournaments.
Payments are accepted through Paypal. All Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. A $25 late fee will be charged to payments received after the above mentioned payment due date or 10 days after Registration date.