Have you taken a stroll down the ‘Hardcourt Bike Polo’ Wikipedia page recently? Last night, between episodes of Bob Burgers, I found myself scrolling through the growing legacy that is Hardcourt Bike Polo page. I was delighted to find that someone has been doing some extensive updating on the page. You can find championship tournament results from all over the world. Not only that, but Ladies Army and Fixcraft‘s Professional Hardcourt Bike Polo Championship are listed as well. The only thing they are missing is the 1st NAH Bench Championship (Go Portland!). Thank you to whoever keeps updating the page!
Cascadia’s newest Regional Rep, Kate Armstrong of Eugene, Oregon, made this amazing map of NAH’s Cascadia region. It’s definitely one of the most beautiful pieces of bike polo cartography to date! You can find a high res version of the map HERE!
Raleigh, North Carolina’s News Observer posted a great article on the Raleigh Bike Polo scene entitled “Inside Bike Polo: Harder Than It Looks”. You can read the full article below and you can check out the original article along with a video HERE!
Last summer the slaydies of The Trixies hardcourt bike polo team put together this bike polo player calendar with funds going to promote the expansion of women in bike polo. The extras were picked up by Heckler’s Alley so that players world wide could pick up one of these amazing bike polo calendars. So with 2015 only a few days away, follow this link HERE to pick one up!
Editor’s Note: A couple weeks ago Ignacio “Nacho” Pelayo of the crowd favorite team Nino Dios contacted me with interest in sharing information about the children’s bike polo school that he was helping organize. After I told him that I would love to have him share all of the info with his, he sent back the following write up. Not only that, he did it in both Spanish and English. So thank you for reaching out to me Ignacio, and I hope you all enjoy his piece: