Great Britain men's national water polo team

Great Britain
Association British Swimming
Confederation LEN (Europe)
Head coach Romania Cristian Iordache
Olympic Games
Appearances 10 (first in 1900)
Best result Winners, 1900, 1908, 1912, 1920
World Championships
Appearances 1 (first in 1973)
Best result 15th place, 1973

The Great Britain men's national water polo team is the representative for Great Britain in international men's water polo. They have failed to qualify for any significant international competition for the better part of half a century (see below). They qualified for the London 2012 Olympics by virtue of their representing the host country.


Olympic Games

World Championship

Current roster

The following is the British roster in the men's water polo tournament of the 2012 Summer Olympics.[1]

Name Pos. Height Weight Date of birth 2012 club
1Scott, EdwardEdward ScottGK1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)85 kg (187 lb)28 May 1988Spain CE Mediterrani
2James, CiaranCiaran JamesD1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)93 kg (205 lb)5 July 1991Germany SV Cannstatt
3Robinson, GlenGlen RobinsonD1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)90 kg (198 lb)26 January 1989Germany SV Wurzburg 05
4King, SeanSean KingD1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)91 kg (201 lb)3 May 1989Germany SV Weiden
5Figes, CraigCraig FigesD1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)90 kg (198 lb)14 August 1978Italy Pescara
6Waller, JackJack WallerCF1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)95 kg (209 lb) 6 October 1989Spain CN Sant Andreu
7Parsonage, AlexanderAlexander ParsonageD1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)87 kg (192 lb) 30 April 1985Netherlands UZSC
8Vincent, JakeJake VincentCB1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)98 kg (216 lb) 24 June 1989Germany SV Bayer Uerdingen
9Parker, RobertRobert ParkerCB2.00 m (6 ft 7 in)100 kg (220 lb) 4 December 1987Spain CN Terrassa
10Scholefield, AdamAdam ScholefieldCF1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)99 kg (218 lb) 24 May 1985Hungary PVSK
11Ryder, SeanSean RyderD1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)94 kg (207 lb) 18 June 1987Germany SV Weiden
12O’Regan, JosephJoseph O’ReganCB2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)104 kg (229 lb) 22 June 1991Hungary PVSK
13Holland, MatthewMatthew HollandGK1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)96 kg (212 lb) 22 June 1989France Aix-en-Provence
Head coach: Cristian Iordache


  1. "Great Britain team roster". 20 July 2012.
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