The national canoe polo championships are underway this weekend in Edmonton.

Events are taking place from 9 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the canoe pond in Rundle Park.

You may have never heard of canoe polo. Players sit in kayaks and play a game that organizers describe as similar to basketball and water polo.

Still confused? The CBC’s John Robertson asked Kassandra Reaume, a member of the Under 21 women’s canoe polo team, for a demonstration.

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