Canoe Polo Playing Countries
Chronologically listed according to the year of their documented origins
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Call it by any name.....But just play it!
WHAT'S IN A NAME? Although the game is played with the same rules around the world it is known and spelt in many different ways: It is known as 'CANOE POLO' in England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Namibia, Israel, Malaysia, Singapore and in Lithuania. In Italy it is known as 'CANOA POLO'. In Brazil it is known as 'CAIAQUE POLO'. In Iran it is known as 'CANOPOLO'. In The Netherlands it is known as 'KANO POLO'. In Germany, Switzerland, Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic, Russia it is known as 'KANU POLO'. In Denmark, Spain, Poland it is known as 'KAJAK POLO'. In Portugal, France, Belgium, Canada, the United States of America, Puerto Rico it is known as 'KAYAK POLO'. In Sweden it is 'KANOTPOLO'. In Norway it is known as 'KAJAKKPOLO'. In Finland it is known as 'KANOOTTIPOOLO'.