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October 3, 2018

Xavi García: “We Are a Team of the Present, But Above All, the Future”

With Marko Bijač’s departure to Pro Recco, the most-trophied Croatian water polo club VK Jug needed a new captain. The players’ and team’s decision was unanimous […]
August 19, 2018

Koganov: “The Goal Is To Minimize Interpretations of Rules To Have More Objective Games” — Interview with FINA TWPC’s Vice President

After playing in the Soviet Union, then being a FINA referee, Mark Koganov is now the Vice President of the Technical Committee of FINA for Water […]
July 6, 2018
Joško Kreković: "The Timing of Competitions Is a Big Issue FINA and LEN Have To Solve."

Joško Kreković: “Young Players Need Time in The Pool, and Coaches Have To Provide It.”

Following his new position in Solaris, we talked to Joško Kreković. He’s a former Croatian player and Olimpic silver medalist, double Champions League winner and a […]
June 29, 2018
Tomislav Dumančić: "Jug Has Always Been a 'Breeding Ground' for Bigger Clubs" — Extensive Interview With Jug's President

Tomislav Dumančić: “VK Jug CO Has Always Been a ‘Breeding Ground’ for Best Players” — Extensive Interview With Jug’s President

With three conquered trophies and semi-finals placement in the Champions League, VK Jug has had more than a great season. We talked to Tomislav Dumančić, the […]
June 19, 2018
[WATER POLO LEGENDS] Dániel Varga: "I Won't Be a Coach Because I Stopped Playing, It's The Other Way Around!"

Dániel Varga: “I Won’t Be a Coach Because I Stopped Playing, It’s The Other Way Around!”

Another great interview comes from vlv.hu. Even though he’s not even 35 yet, Daniel Varga announced his retirement last Monday. With his dreams already realized in […]
June 18, 2018

[WATER POLO LEGENDS] Madaras Norbert: “I Was a Water Polo Player and I Will Always Stay One!”

The News comes from vlv.hu about the parting of the water polo legend — Madaras Norbert. He completed his athletic career as a double world and Olympic champion […]
June 10, 2018
Dušan Mandić: "This is not the water polo I learned to play growing up!"

Dušan Mandić: “This is not the water polo I learned to play growing up!”

Right after yesterday’s dramatic LEN Champions League finale, in which Olympiakos bested host and front-runner Pro Recco 9:7, we grabbed hold of Dušan Mandić, one of the world’s […]
June 6, 2018

Spandau’s Marko Stamm: On a Good Day, Everything is Possible!

While packing bags for Genoa, we got the chance to quickly talk to Spandau’s lethal driver Marko Stamm about the current season as well as his […]
May 23, 2018
Waspo-Mäzen Seehafer Wants to Overthrow the Giant Spandau

Hannover’s Coach Seehafer Wants to Overthrow the Giant Spandau

The millionaire Karsten Seehafer explains why he puts a lot of money into the sport in an interview for Berliner Morgenpost. After the “Best of five” […]
May 17, 2018
Kelsey White: "Water Polo is Growing Rapidly, and we Have to Adapt"

Kelsey White: “Water Polo is Growing Rapidly, and we Have to Adapt”

We continue our women water polo interviews with Kelsey White — a successful water polo persona from South Africa. She also represented athletes at the latest FINA Conference […]
May 10, 2018
Extensive Interview with Dragan Jovanović: "This Is the Very Beginning of Water Polo Modernization"

WWPCA’s Dragan Jovanović: “Beginning of Water Polo Modernization”

Following the events of FINA’s Word Water Polo Conference in Budapest, we talked to Dragan Jovanović, the Executive Director for the World Water Polo Coaches Association. […]
May 7, 2018
Víctor Gutiérrez Leaves The Selection: "I Felt a Bit Frustrated"

Víctor Gutiérrez Leaves The National Team: “I Felt a Bit Frustrated”

Víctor Gutiérrez, leading goalscorer of the Premaat League, will not take part in the 33rd LEN European Water Polo Championships Barcelona 2018. The news comes as […]
May 6, 2018

Vincenzo Renzuto: “I See Us In Genoa”

“I believe in our team and I see us in Genoa.” After a series of great performances for Italian national team on the World Championship last summer, […]
April 21, 2018

Interview with Mate Anić — this “Future Bijač” is Bringing New Talent between the Nets

Mate Anić, one of the brightest upcoming stars of Croatian water polo, is advancing fast in his career. As a goalkeeper, he brings an interesting perspective […]
April 12, 2018

“Water Polo Attracts More Girls Than Boys” – Interview With Australia’s Bronwen Knox

While still under the impression of the Inter-Continental tournament’s final, we sat down with Australia’s Bron Knox. Check out her comments on the final match against the […]
April 11, 2018

The Future of Water Polo: Extensive Interview with Perica Bukić

We had the pleasure to talk to Perica Bukić — one of the greatest water polo players in the history of the sport. Bukić is currently the executive […]
April 9, 2018
A Florist with a Silver Medal Interview with Australia's Keesja Gofers

A Florist with a Silver Medal: Interview with Australia’s Keesja Gofers

Yesterday’s finals at the women’s Inter-Continental cup brought Australia a silver medal. We sat down with one of the overall best scorers in Australia’s team — Keesja Gofers. […]
April 6, 2018

Portugese Water Polo: Extensive Insights with National Coach Fernando Leite

We sat down with  Fernando Leite, Portugal’s water polo head coach, to talk about water polo in Portugal and around the globe. Find out what he had to […]
April 3, 2018

Meet the Butić Sisters: Future Stars of Croatian Women’s Water Polo

Ivana (22) and Domina Butić (17) come from a true water polo family and have a lot to share about the sport. Learn out more about […]
March 8, 2018
Ekaterina Prokofyeva interview 2018

Ekaterina Prokofyeva (RUS) shares her skills and drills to help young athletes

One of Russian water polo’s most decorated female athletes takes it upon herself to share what she has learned during her impressive active career. We sat down […]
December 16, 2017
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The Total Player 2017 – Sandro Sukno exclusively on record for Total Waterpolo

Without delay, Total Waterpolo is proud to bring you the exclusive interview with our first Total Player of the Year, World champion, and Croatia’s current team […]
October 21, 2017
Preseason Brief #4 with Márton Vámos

Preseason Brief #4: Hungary’s Országos Bajnokság 1 with Márton Vámos

Official 2017 Budapest World Championship MVP Márton Vámos takes us into Hungary’s national water polo league – the Országos Bajnokság 1. A few legs into the […]
October 8, 2017
Preseason brief 2 with maro jokovic

Preseason Brief #2: The Adriatic Water Polo League with Maro Joković

Left-handed top gunner Maro Joković and his club Jug Dubrovnik are ready for this seasons “Regionalna Vaterpolo Liga”. Kicking off this weekend, the 2017/2018 “Regionalna Vaterpolo […]
August 23, 2017
Vjekoslav Kobešćak celebrates water polo victory

Interview with Vjekoslav Kobešćak (Part 2): “More regional leagues would produce more quality.”

We recently published the first part of our interview with Vjekoslav Kobešćak, decorated Croatian water polo player and current head coach of VK Jug Dubrovnik. In […]