Welcome to the UKs largest dedicated LGBTQ+ waterpolo club.
We are a friendly and inclusive club that welcomes players of all abilities.
What makes a water polo player?
Take the fitness of a swimmer mixed with the skill of a footballer and then add the power of a rugby player,
that’s a water polo player.
Founded in 2007, the Manchester Sharks are the North of England’s first Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender water polo club.
Manchester Sharks compete in a local league, attend and compete in national and international gay tournaments and participate in some of the world’s largest sporting events.
We’re a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender water polo club who welcome all sexual orientations and genders. The Manchester Sharks has a large active membership with over 60 players.
We compete in LGBTQ+ tournaments across Europe and beyond, as well as local and regional leagues and competitions. We travel as a team and have fun.
Out of the water we have regular socials, player of the month, annual awards dinner and quarterly social events.