Rijeka to host water polo spectacle

In 2016 the city of Rijeka will be the host of many sports events, and one of the biggest definitely is the LEN European Water Polo Master Championship. The tournament will take place at the Swimming Pool of Kantrida from September 12th to September 17th.

The organisers of this event are European Federation LEN, Rijeka's Sports Association and the Croatian Water Polo Federation. During the tournament, the City of Rijeka will be 'the centre of the water polo world'. The championship will take place at the Swimming Pool of Kantrida. A sports, leisure and entertainment complex which was completed in 2011. The right of entry have the clubs that received an affirmation for the competition from their Federation. Applications are open until 10th of July (online and by e-mail), and after a draw, the organisers will announce the schedule of championship.

The competition will take place for men and women - for women in the age categorie +30, and for men in categories +30, +35, +40, +45, +50, +55, +60, +65. The participation fee is in the amount of 800 euro for a team with a referee and 1000 with a team without a referee.

For more information, all interested for the Masters Championships can visit the official webpage of the championship, or contact the organisers via e-mail (

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