Water Polo - Play environment
Water polo tutorial
Water Polo - Playing environment
An entire 25 meter, 6 or 8 lane swimming pool is considered to be the playing field. Colored lines are used to mark the playing field in larger pools. The markings can be made as follows -
White - from the goal line to the point of the zone d 'exclusion.
Red - These are the lines marked from the 2 meter line to the goal line.
Yellow - Usually 5m to 2m lines are marked with this color.
The following table explains the functions of the marked zones in a swimming pool which is used for Water Polo -
| Marked area || Function |
| Liggoal not || |
| 2 meter line || |
| 5 meter line || |
A defensive team that fouls within this limit receives a penalty and the opposing team is rewarded with Penalty roll .
The offensive player committing a foul outside this line has the option of immediately shooting at the opponent. goal.
After a team hits a goal, the play resumes from this line.
Goalkeepers ar We are not allowed to approach this line.