|Blazer Water Polo Team for ages 11 and up offered starting Aug. 7|
A Water Polo Team for ages 11 and up is being offered by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District beginning in early August.
The program is called the Blazer Polo Team and is for people who played the sport as kids as well as for strong swimmers looking for fun. In addition to being a great competitive team sport, water polo is also a great way to stay fit. Practices last 90 minutes and are offered three times per week. Search for the keywords "water polo" to find this program in the JCPRD's Activities Catalog and online listings.
Practice sessions take place at the Roeland Park Aquatic Center, 4843 Rosewood, Roeland Park. Practices are scheduled from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and from 10. to 11:30 a.m. Sunday. August practice sessions begin Aug. 7. The cost for a punch card good for 15 90-minute sessions is $70 for residents or $77 for nonresidents. In addition, participants must register with USA Water Polo once each year before practicing or playing.
For more information, call Bruce Perry at (913) 432-1377. The JCPRD's ACTIVITIES catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. To register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online and for updated program listings, visit the District's website at www.jcprd.com