Water Polo - facts about Water Polo in the olympics

Water Polo at the Olympics
- facts and information

Water Polo at the Olympic Games
Facts about Water Polo in the Olympics
Water Polo in the Olympic Games width=  Olympics Water Polo has been part of the olympic program 29 times.
Water Polo - athletes in the Olympics width=  Athletes

After the Rio Olympics a total of 37 medal sets have been awarded in Olympic Water Polo. Go here for an all-time list of Medalists in Water Polo.

Water Polo events in the Olympic Games width=  Events

There has been 2 different Events in Olympic Water Polo.

Medal table for Water Polo in the Olympics
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1. HUN 93 3 15
2. ITA 43 3 10
3. GBR 40 0 4
4. YUG 34 1 8
5. USA 25 4 11
Complete Olympic Water Polo Medalstanding
Water Polo in the Olympic Programme
Olympic Games Venue Number of Events
Women Men
Paris 1900 Seine Bassin de Suresnes 0 1
London 1908 Shepherds Bush Stadium 0 1
Stockholm 1912 Djurgaardsbrunnviken 0 1
Antwerp 1920 Stade Nautique Olympique 0 1
Paris 1924 Stade de Tourelles 0 1
Amsterdam 1928 Schwimmen, Olympia Sportpark 0 1
Los Angeles 1932 Swimming Stadium, Olympic Park 0 1
Berlin 1936 Olympia Schwimmstadion 0 1
London 1948 Empire Pool, Wembley 0 1
Helsinki 1952 Uimastadion 0 1
Melbourne 1956 Swimming Stadium 0 1
Rome 1960 Stadio del Nuoto 0 1
Tokyo 1964 Yoyogi National Gymnasium 0 1
Mexico City 1968 Francisco Marquez Olympic Pool 0 1
Munich 1972 Schwimmhalle, Olympiapark 0 1
Montreal 1976 Olympic Pool 0 1
Moscow 1980 Olympiysky Swimming Pool 0 1
Los Angeles 1984 Raleigh Runnels Memorial Pool 0 1
Seoul 1988 Olympic Indoor Swimming Pool 0 1
Barcelona 1992 Piscines Bernat Picornell 0 1
Atlanta 1996 Georgia Tech Aquatic Center 0 1
Sydney 2000 Sydney International Aquatic Centre 1 1
Athens 2004 Olympic Aquatic Centre 1 1
Beijing 2008 Yingdong Natatorium, Olympic Sports Center 1 1
London 2012 Water Polo Arena, Olympic Park 1 1
Rio 2016 Olympic Aquatic Stadium 1 1
Tokyo 2020 Tatsumi International Swimming Centre 1 1
Paris 2024 Water Polo Arena 1 1
Los Angeles 2028 Long Beach - Water Polo 1 1
International Water Polo Federation
The Olympic competitions in Water Polo is organised by the Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA) in cooperation with the host city of the specific games. Follow the link for more information about world championships, the international organisation, general history of Water Polo etc.
These Water Polo facts about Water Polo in the olympics is based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
Get it on Google Play
Facts & Information

All-time Medal Table

Olympic Sports


Nations in the Olympics

Future Olympics
 
Copyright & Disclaimer    Sportsencyclo    Privacy policy