Mitch Emery will make his Olympic debut in Rio with the Australian Sharks after they placed 5th and 2nd respectively in the 2016 World League Super Final and 2016 World League Intercontinental Tournament.
Born in Sydney, Emery started playing water polo at 11 years-old. In 2008 he was crowned the Drummoyne Water Polo Club Junior Player of the Year.
He placed fourth at his senior international debut at the 2010 FINA World League Preliminary tournament in China. Australia placed eighth at his debut World Cup in Spain in 2013.
He helped the Sharks finish fifth at the 2014 FINA Super League Finals in Dubai and again at the FINA World Cup in Almaty, Kazahhstan.
Emery was named in the National Water Polo League All-Stars team in 2015.
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Water Polo Men
Baulkham Hills , NSW, Australia
- Rio 2016 will be Olympic debut
- 5th - 2016 World League Super Final (Huizhou, China)
- 2nd - 2016 World League Intercontinental Tournament (Yokohama, Japan)
- 8th – 2015 FINA World Championships (Kazan, Russia)
- Playing at the 2015 World Champs (Kazan )
- Beresford Road Public School, NSW
- Greystanes High School , NSW
Elvis Fatovic (2014- current)
Drummoyne waterpolo club
Primary Training Base
Sydney Olympic Park Swimming Pool, NSW
Secondary Training Base
Drummoyne Water Polo Club, NSW
- To many to name
- Favourite food
- BBQ Chicken Pizza
- Favourite holiday destination
- Anywhere in USA
- Favourite music
- Anything played on the Radio
- Dream car
- Aston Martin
- Personal Motto
- Never Surrender Never Retreat
- Star Sign
- I would spend my last $10 on
- Keeping my Girlfriend happy
- Tattoo of my best mate, lower back,
- If I could try another Olympic sport it would be
- First Olympic Memory?
- Cathy Freeman
- Most Influential person in your career/life
- Why this sport?
- Over swimming