Designed to provide the highest level of individualized coaching for aspiring water polo athletes
Offered year round and open to all ability levels
Position specific training for drivers, shooters, goalies and 2-meter O&D
Team discounts and private lessons available
Live your dreams!
Poway Valley Water Polo athletes will have to unique opportunity to train with USA Olympians Genai Kerr and Kelly Rulon.
The clinic will focus on individual fundamental skills, team building and goal setting.
GIRLS 9am - 12pm
BOYS 1pm - 4pm
*Free photo and autograph session.
Kelly Rulon Finished her UCLA career as the all-time scoring leader (237 goals)...helped lead UCLA to an NCAA Championship in each of her four seasons (2003, 2005-07)...her 70-goal totals in each of her final three seasons (2005-07) are tied for second-most on the school's single-season scoring list...captured the 2007 Peter J. Cutino Award...was a three-time ACWPC first-team All-American (2005-07); was also named an ACWPC third-team All-American in 2003 as a freshman...helped lead the 2007 squad as the most offensive team in school history, averaging 14.0 goals per game.
Four-year water polo letterwinner at University of San Diego High School under coaches Doug Peabody and Greg Ormsby...earned All-CIF, All-City and All-League honors each of her four seasons...also named the team MVP in each of her four seasons...competed for the San Diego Shores club team...earned MVP honors at the 1999 Junior Olympics...was a five-time Junior Olympics first-team All-America selection...participated in the 2002 Junior Pan American Championships and was the tournament's leading scorer.
Genai Kerr is a USA Water Polo Olympian, coach, mentor, and true ambassador of the sport. Genai was a member of the United States Men's National Water Polo Team for 12 years and played in the 2004 Athens Olympics, 2003 & 2007 Pan American Gold Medal games, and multiple World Championships.He is one of the only athletes in history to compete internationally as a goalie and as a field player. Most recently he was named MVP of the 2012 US Open after he helped Newport Water Polo Foundation win the national championship. Genai has coached at every level, from age group to Division 1 college programs. Over the last 15 years he has run hundreds of camps and impacted thousands of lives.
Surprisingly, Genai got involved in water polo by accident, following the whistles to what he thought was a basketball game and ended up at the pool. He excelled at both water polo and basketball at Coronado High School and received a water polo scholarship to UC Irvine to play under Coach Ted Newland.
Genai went on to become a NCAA All-American in 1998 and 1999 and was awarded Big West Conference Male Scholar Athlete of the Year his senior year. Genai remains active in his community and has become a great role model for aspiring water polo players. He has been a US Ambassador for the USADA (U.S. Antidoping Agency) since 2003 promoting clean sports for young athletes. He was a founding faculty member of the Sage Hill School where he was the Dean of Students, taught art and physical education, and started the aquatic programs. Genai has also created several community outreach programs to help mentor children in lower income households.
USA National Team 2012 US Open, Irvine, California, 1st Place - MVP 2010 Volvo Cup, Hungary, 3rd place 2009 FINA World Championships, Rome, Italy, 4th place 2009 FINA World League Super Final, Podgorica, Montenegro, 4th place 2007 FINA World League Super Finals, Berlin, Germany 5th place 2007 Pan American Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1st place 2007 FINA World Championships, Melbourne, Australia, 9th place 2006 ASUA Cup, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1st place 2006 FINA World League Super Finals, Athens, Greece, 5th place 2004 Olympic Games, Athens, Greece, 7th place 2003 FINA World League Super Finals, New York, NY, 3rd place 2003 Pan American Games, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 1st place 2003 FINA World Championships, Barcelona, Spain, 6th place 2003 U.S. Cup, Stanford, CA, United States, 2nd place 2002 FINA World Cup, Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 7th place 2001 FINA World Championships, Fukuoka, Japan, 7th place 2001 World Championships Qualifier, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 1st place 1998 First Appearance on the Men’s National Team, Long Beach, CA 1995 Jr. North American Games, Calgary, Canada, 2nd place