Rules and Fair Play
"An event based on the ethics and values of mutual respect, social integration and fair play"
HaBaWaBa rules are based on the simplification of the FINA official Water Polo rules, tailored to meet the needs of the alevín (U12) and infantil (U14) age groups.
The Fair Play Trophy
More than a tournament
HaBaWaBa is an event for children that is based primarily on ethics and strong values of mutual respect, social integration and fair play. Every person involved in this competition (children, coaches, parents, fans, etc.) is required to comply with these values. In order to celebrate these principles, an award called "HaBaWaBa Fair Play Trophy" will be given to reward fair play. The purpose of this award is to combat bad behaviors, and emphasize and encourage the good ones. In every match, the assistant referees will punctuate the teams based on a scale of -4 to +4: