Polo My Passion

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“If water polo was easy, everyone would do it” Author unknown. Water polo was originally developed in the mid-nineteenth century by William Wilson in Great Britain. I love Water polo because It is my passion, the great people, and watching the game of water polo. Water polo will always be one of my greatest passions because I have been playing it since I was 10 years old and still love playing it. I do something for water polo every day, not because I have too, but because I just want too. Ever since I can remember I have been in the water. My parents were both swim coaches at College Greens, so I grew up on the pool deck. I started swimming when I was five years old on a swim team called the Arden Park Dolphins. I have been a competitive swimmer ever since. When I was nine I used to watch my brother Drake play water polo. After a year I started to play. Since I started to do something related to water polo every day. I joined the American River Water Polo club which has practices four days a week. Two that are practices and two that are conditioning for a swim. On the days I don’t have water polo I have a rebounded at my house and I have to do 50 throws on each hand. I also have to eat right and to stretching everyday. All this training will keep me prepared to play at my best. At American River, I play with the 14U age group and I play a few positions. I am the sprinter at the start of each quarter and during play, I am the center. My team has about 40 kids

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