Announcing European Championships Water polo program U19
The Hague/ Alphen aan den Rijn, July 15 2016 – The combined women’s and men’s programme for the European Championships Water polo U19 has been announced. Both the men’s and women’s teams will play in this tournament in the Netherlands from September 10 – 18. All 17 women’s teams will play in the Hague at the Hofbad swimming pool. All 16 men’s teams will play in Alphen aan den Rijn at the AquaRijn pool.
The first game of the women’s national team of the Netherlands will be against Romania on Saturday, September 10. After that, the Dutch national team will play against Spain on Monday September 12 and against Serbia on Tuesday September 13. The women’s semi -finals and finals will be played on September 17 and 18 in The Hague.
The Dutch national men’s team will open the tournament on Sunday September 11 against Slovakia. After that, they will play against Spain on September 12 and against Romania on September 13. The men’s semi-finals and finals will be played on September 17 and 18 in Alphen aan den Rijn.
This tournament is organized in cooperation with local water polo clubs and the KNZB and overseen by the LEN.