2016 Season: Survey Results, NAHBPC & Worlds Hosts

Posted by on Mar 31, 2016 in NAH, NAHBPC, Organizing, Qualifying Series, WHBPC
2016 Season: Survey Results, NAHBPC & Worlds Hosts

Thank you to everyone who filled in our survey. We had over 350 responses, and it’s provided us with some great info. I’m going to discuss what these results mean for NAH tournaments going forward, and what needs to happen to achieve those aims.   Demographics We received responses from a wide range of players, […]

NAHBPC Format

Posted by on Jul 27, 2015 in NAH, NAHBPC, Organizing
NAHBPC Format

© Kev Walsh 2012, leagueofbikepolo.com The format for the NAHBPC 2015 is going to change slightly from the past few years. The main thinking behind this is to condense the amount of time anyone needs to be playing, meaning shorter periods of time between games, and being able to relax for 2/3 of the day. […]

NAH Club Bench Championship 2015

Posted by on Jul 21, 2015 in Bench Championship, Organizing
NAH Club Bench Championship 2015

© Liam Gilson 2014, www.liamgilson.com The NAH Club Bench Championship 2015 will be taking place in Guadalajara, Mexico, over three days, Friday Nov 20th – Sunday Nov 22nd. Teams will be either club or region based. A maximum of 12 teams will play in one of two round robin groups, playing 5 games over Friday afternoon, and Saturday. […]

New NAH Initiative to Grow

Posted by on Dec 30, 2014 in NAH, Organizing
New NAH Initiative to Grow

NAH has a new initiative. In effort to grow the sport, promote bike polo clubs, and foster polo culture in North America, we’re putting special effort into how we can build, improve, and expand bike polo infrastructure. This means clubs having greater access to spaces, and working with municipalities to build permanent courts. To be […]

Qualifying Attendance Poll

Posted by on Apr 26, 2014 in Changes, Organizing, Qualifying Series

NAH is discussing the implication of current methods as well as original qualifying formats. We’d appreciate the feedback of North American players so we can gauge how important the progression of the qualifying series is to you. .

2014 Qualifier Registration via Podium – Instructional

Posted by on Mar 20, 2014 in Organizing, Qualifying Series
2014 Qualifier Registration via Podium – Instructional

To register for your qualifier, go to the appropriate link (at least one player on the team must have a Podium profile, to register): South East registration will open at 7pm PDT, 10pm EDT, Friday March 21st. South East: https://www.podiumbikepolo.com/register/seq2014 Sunday, March 23rd, 10PM EST South Central: https://www.podiumbikepolo.com/register/scq2014 Monday, March 24th, 10PM EST Mexico: https://www.podiumbikepolo.com/register/mxq2014 […]

NAH bids farewell to Chandel

Posted by on Dec 19, 2013 in Changes, Governance, Organizing

This coming season is going to be full of changes, some which we’ve announced and some things still in the works. One very big change, internally, is the exit of the former tournament coordinator Chandel Bodner. If you’ve attended any major tournament, you’ve probably met and interacted with Chandel and know how crucial she has […]

NAH endorses the bid of Montpellier for the 2014 WHBPC

Posted by on Dec 10, 2013 in Organizing, WHBPC
NAH endorses the bid of Montpellier for the 2014 WHBPC

NAH endorses the bid of Montpellier for the 2014 WHBPC, but we would like to request a mid-September date. We are aware that August is a holiday period in France, but having such a date means the NAHBPC, and NAHBPC qualifiers need to be so early in the season as to potentially have a negative […]

Survey for WHBPC planners/organizers.

Posted by on Dec 4, 2013 in Organizing, WHBPC

On behalf of the worldwide polo community, we took some advice from a LOBP thread (found here) and decided to ask the community a few questions. This is an informal surveyed, merely used for reference regarding various organizing topics. Since there is no unified world organizing body this information is pretty superficial. None the less, […]