Recent Coverage


U.S. Stories

“Marines help coach Afghanistan’s first water polo team”
Military Times (March 8, 2015)

“Men’s @GW_WaterPolo Alum Coaching in Afghanistan” Blog (February 13, 2015)

“Despite setbacks, Marine’s drive to form Afghan water polo team continues”
LA Times (January 31, 2015)

“Piasecki to train the Afghanistan National Water Polo Team”
Fallbrook Bonsall Village News (January 29, 2015)

“George Washington University alum Bill Richardson serving as Assistant Coach of the Afghanistan National Water Polo Team”
Collegiate Water Polo Association (January 12, 2015)

“Metro and state report”
Detroit Free Press (January 11, 2015)

“Afghanistan water polo in Olympics? Los Al coach is working on it”
Orange County Register (September 27, 2013)

Marine helps train Afghan Water Polo Team
Marine Corps Times (August 7, 2011)

Marine’s dream of an Afghan national water polo team advances
Los Angeles Times (August 3, 2011)

Saluting the pilots and flight attendants from Delta Airlines
NBC San Diego (July 26, 2011)


International Stories

“Water polo team from nothing — target: Olympics”
a benyóblog (January 28, 2015)

“National team from scratch: the Olympic dream” (January 14, 2015)

“Afghan Polo Team: the goal is the Olympics” (September 10, 2014)

“Afghanistan’s water polo players dream of success”
The Guardian (September 5, 2014)

“#WarofWords: As ISAF pulls back on social media attack, Afghans jump in”
Stars and Stripes (August 21, 2013)

“Water polo workshop launched in Kabul” (August 14, 2013)

Landlubber nation has Olympian hopes for an unlikely sports team
The Times, London (August 5, 2011)

Marine’s dream of an Afghan national water polo team advances
Stars and Stripes, Europe Edition (August 3, 2011)

Afghanistan’s National Water Polo Team to make first international training trip

Afghan Web (July 18, 2011)

Kabul do Brasil
Pianeta Sport, Italy (June 10, 2011)

Water Warriors
Reader’s Digest, Asia (July 5, 2010)