WHBPC Returns to North America

Lexington, Kentucky — known as the “Horse Capital of the World” — will host the 8th World Hardcourt Bike Polo Championship, the biggest and most competitive bike polo tournament in the world.

Dates & Location

Coolavin Park

West 6th Street at Jefferson Street
Lexington, KY 40508


Tuesday, Oct 3rd, 2017

  • Wildcard - 9am-5pm
    10-12 Teams
  • Opening Ceremony - 7pm-9pm

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

  • Opening Round - 9am-9pm
    Round Robin, 3 groups of 9 teams

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

  • Opening Round (con't) - 9am-9pm
    Round Robin, 3 groups of 9 teams

Friday, October 6th, 2017

  • Second Round - 9am-9pm
    Round Robin, 3 groups of 6 teams

Saturday, October 7th, 2017

  • Third Round - 9am-2pm
    Round Robin, 3 groups of 4 teams
  • Elimination Round - 3pm-9pm
    Single Elimination, top 8 teams

More details here »

Travel Information

Stay tuned to the website if you are travelling to Lexington. We will soon be posting information on discounted hotels and more.

If you are planning to visit the USA to play in the tournament and need a visa, we are willing to write official invitations as a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit incorporated in the District of Columbia. Email Mark Aseltine at mark@nahardcourt.com.


2017 Official Rules

The WHBPC will be using the official 2017 NAH Ruleset. Any questions regarding the rules should be sent to rules@nahardcourt.com.


Qualification Process

Every global region is currently establishing how teams will qualify to attend the tournament. If you would like to attend and play in the main event or wildcard, please contact your local organizing body for more information.

For questions regarding the schedule, format or allocation, please contact Mark Aseltine directly at mark@nahardcourt.com.

2017 Qualifying Spots
  • North America - 8
  • Europe - 8
  • Australia/New Zealand - 4
  • Latin America - 3
  • Asia - 2
  • Wildcard - 2

Read More: WHBPC 2017 Details