Name:- Jack Waller
Date of Birth:- 06/12/89
Born:- Welwyn Garden City
21-year-old Jack Waller has made big steps since his senior international debut in 2007.
The centre forward has signed a professional contract with German club SV Wieden for the 2010/2011 season and considers the best part of playing in Germany to be “the food”.
With aspirations to compete in the Olympics, Jack believes that to be a good Water Polo player you should always be willing to learn.
When did you begin playing water polo: When I was 11.
First senior international match/tournament: Holland 2007.
Aspiration: Olympics 2012 and to finish in the top four in the German National League.
Tip for the top: Enjoy it and always be willing to learn.
Have you won any awards: All Star Team at the Pan pacific Games in 2005. MVP and top goal scorer in a tournament in Portugal. MVP in a tournament in Germany.
Water polo role models: Radu Cosmin.
Best thing about playing for your professional club: The food.
Biggest influence on career: Family.
If I wasn't a water polo player I would be: Fat!
Favourite music: Relaxing music and grime.
Describe yourself in three words: Easy-going, funny, outgoing.
Would most like to meet: David Beckham, Katy Perry.
Favourite sports team: Tottenham Hotspur.
Key Olympic Dates
Sunday July 29th
Time:- 18.20 Preliminary Round Group A vs Romania
Tuesday July 31st
Time:- 18.20 Preliminary Round Group A vs Serbia
Thursday August 2nd
Time:- 18.20 Preliminary Round Group A vs United States
Saturday August 4th
Time:- 18.20 Preliminary Round Group A vs Hungary
Monday August 6th
Time:- 18.20 Preliminary Round Group A vs Montenegro
Wed August 8th – Quarterfinal
Friday August 10th – SemiFinal
Sunday August 12th - Finals