- 2013 Afghanistan Trip Pictures
- 2013 Training in Afghanistan Has Started!
- August 2013 Newsletters
- August 2013 Coaches Trip to Afghanistan!
- The Guardian – The road to London 2012: Afghan athletes look to leave fighting behind
- Patch.com – Afghan Water Polo Players Regroup After Being Denied Visas to Train in Newport Beach
- Afghanistan Online – Change of plans for Afghan water polo team
Daily Pilot – Apodaca: Afghanistan water polo dreams delayed, not defeated
Turning a dream into reality is seldom a smooth course. That’s what members of the Afghanistan National Water Polo Team are learning in their quixotic quest to come to the United States to train and prepare for their unlikely bid to compete in the Olympics.
When I wrote about the team last fall, plans were underway for a visit to Southern California so players could learn from the deep reservoir of water polo talent in the region. Their itinerary was to include a lengthy stopover in Newport Beach, where they planned to practice at the Corona del Mar High School pool, and learn from local players and coaches…Read more