We all know that feeling. The mallet’s are stacking up next to the court as we check our phone to see the time and notice we are running late for pick up! Théo Jeanneau from Milano Bike Polo knows that feeling too. Him and Bici Couriers made a really fun video that shows him rushing through the mean streets of Milano on is way to the hardcourt bike polo court, check it out!
I’m sure most of you have seen the Facebook ad floating around by now, but in case you’ve missed it, I want to introduce to you the AD ASTRA frameset by the bike polo juggernaut that is Fixcraft. This baby is a beaut too! I had the privilege of thrashing around on one of these bad boys in Lexington at the North American Hardcourt Bike Polo Championship. Unlike some 700c framesets, the AD ASTRA doesn’t handle like a boat, but more like a nimble but tough F1 car. Coming at $499.99 + shipping, this best is priced for most bike polo budgets! Head to the Fixcraft shop to pick one up.
Europe may not have a Mr. Do that consistently pumps out amazing game footage, but there is one thing they are good at, and that’s tournament highlight footage. Since the 2015 European Hardcourt Bike Polo Championship a week and a half ago in Zaragoza, Spain, we have come across two highlight videos online. Here they are for your viewing pleasure:
Even with a wedding less than a week away, Mr. Do churned out some great game footage from the 2015 North American Hardcourt Bike Polo Championship. Thank you so much Mr. Do! We all appreciate your hard work. Any who, there are a couple games showing MF Monster Truck run down some teams, and then there are a couple more that the Control would probably rather not relive, and you can find them all below! Here’s to wasting your Monday:
Jackie Kanyuk, one of East Vancouver, Canada’s slayers, was featured in an online series called Hale & Heart. The series celebrates adventurous and spirited women and the sports that take over their lives. In Jackie’s episode entitled “Challenge and Chase”, she talks about how the hardcourt bike polo addiction that we have all subcome to, as well as the struggles of equality that many people face. Check out the episode and learn more about one of the great people that play this sport: