2017 WTF-FRST Scholarship Announcement

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in NAH
2017 WTF-FRST Scholarship Announcement

NAH is proud to introduce WTF-FRST (Women/Trans/Femme Financial Resource for Skills and Training), a scholarship to assist outstanding WTF players in attending tournaments! This fund was conceived of by Krista Carlson of LA Bike Polo, and founded by Sarah Livingston of Portland Bike Polo and Shannon Frey of East Van Bike Polo.  We are proud […]

Lexington, KY to Host WHBPC 2017

Posted by on Jan 30, 2017 in NAH
Lexington, KY to Host WHBPC 2017

On behalf of NAH and Lexington BP, we are happy to announce that WHBPC 2017 will be hosted in Lexington, KY! Mark your calendars and start saving up your money now!  WHBPC main event will be a four-day event during the week of October 2nd, 2017.  Additional pre-and-post events may be coordinated in the months […]

Introduction to Squad

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Education, NAH, NAHBPC, Qualifying Series, Rules, WHBPC
Introduction to Squad

Welcome to the 2017 NAH Tournament series. As you all know by now the NAHBPC and WHBPC will be carried out in squad format. Most of you have either played in this format, watched it, or know the general premise of it. For those who do not, we would like to take a few minutes […]

Squad is Here!

Squad is Here!

Happy New Year from the NAH! In 2017, the NAH will be hosting the WHBPC and will be welcoming polo players from around the world. We have already begun preparation for the upcoming competitive season which for us means hosting the NAHBPC and the WHBPC, along with administrative support to the regional qualifiers. The bidding […]

We Want You!

Posted by on Dec 19, 2016 in NAH, NAHBPC, WHBPC

With the NAH coordinating two majors in 2017, we feel it best to do a public call for volunteers to assist the real labor of fundraising and planning the NAHBPC and WHBPC.  The working group will meet online every two-three weeks to divide tasks and provide status updates.  The working group will be facilitated by me, […]

2017 NAHPBC and WHBPC: Call for Bids

Posted by on Dec 16, 2016 in NAH, NAHBPC, WHBPC

  We are happy to announce we’re now accepting bids for the 2017 NAHBPC and WHBPC! The NAHBPC is slated for July and Worlds will be hosted in September. If you and your club are interested in hosting one of these events, head over to the Bike Polo Calendar to get more details about the […]

Meet the NAH Team

Posted by on Dec 14, 2016 in Governance, NAH

Meet your NAH 2017 season team! We are excited about the coming year and working to grow the sport! Alias Tagami NAH President alias@nahardcourt.com As your new President, Alias has some big plans for NAH this year: he wants to see bike polo grow at the club level and he is rolling up his sleeves […]

Hello

Posted by on Dec 7, 2016 in Changes, Governance, NAH, NAHBPC, WHBPC

Early in 2016, Ben approached me about taking over the leadership of the NAH.  We had talked on many occasions about what mission the organization was best to address.  He was ready to step down, and I had some drive in me to make 2017 a year of polo revival and celebration. But, let’s get […]

Goodbye

Posted by on Nov 15, 2016 in Governance, NAH
Goodbye

Preface: I have come to revere many people in bike polo, for many reasons. The following focuses on my time in the organization of bike polo through NAHBPA. Apologies to anyone who feels they’ve been overlooked. You have my gratitude. In the summer of 2006, I was working for a bike shop in Chicago. I’d […]

NAHBPC 2016 Format and Groups

Posted by on Sep 19, 2016 in NAH

Format This year the NAHBPC will be using an updated format, which may be familiar to those of you who played SWQ, and other tournaments this year. Group Stage: Friday & Saturday The 36 teams have been split into 4 groups of 9, who will play a full round robin over the first two days. […]