Axed as National Team Coach

On Thursday the 30th of May the World Championship water polo teams were announced. My name was not on that list as the coach which is how I found out that I had been removed as the Ladies Head Coach… but let me rewind for you.. A week prior to this announcement I was in […]

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Coaching in a Men’s World

Transitioning from a player to a coach was not an easy move. I struggled being out the water and often wanted to jump in and just do the job myself. I had to learn a new way of communicating what I wanted done in the pool and the studying of the game became more intense […]

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The Helicopter Parents

When I started water polo, it was a relatively new sport in schools and not many older generations knew the rules.  My parents are sport mad and most of my days as a young child were spent on the cricket field supporting my brother. As I progressed in water polo, my parents learnt the rules […]

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The Adam Krikorian Effect

I have been very privileged to have played in many teams in my water polo career and under many coaches. As a young South African player I was coached by dozens of different coaches, I then went over to the USA and had two different college coaches. By the time I got to Australia, I […]

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