Published August 21, 2008
Events , News , Not polo
Tags: competion, new, tour de ville
Here’s a reminder to get down to the Foundry and check out Londons Calling this weekend. Pictures of the main prize are up onthe LC blog already….
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Published August 18, 2008
Events , News , tournament
Yesterday was a day of packed polo action as around 30 teams competed for polo victory in court built for the competition next to Shoreditch Park. In the end Bike Polo Munchen walked away with the trophy and there were some very exciting games along the way. Well done to everyone who played, took part and organised! More follow up soon…
But for now look whats coming up…
This weekend – London’s Calling, a follow up to last year’s great event….
And in just over two month’s time….
Published August 6, 2008
General , News
Check this rather nicely shot vid from Matthew Walker on the fantastic Mr. Smeear and Brick Lane Bike Polo shot a few months ago…
I’ve always wondered what was going on with the ancient polo bikes which were rotting away at Herne Hill Velodrome. They had been used for grass games in the past but recently we have heard nothing of them. So it was great to here that Rollapaluza CC has recently purchaed the 11 reminaing bikes and now plans to totally overhaul them so they can be used once again!
Apparently they need quite a lot of work on them so any donations of time and spare parts (26″ wheels!) would be much appreciated. The aim is to get them fixed up and suitably stored at Herne Hill so we can eventually play some grass games.
A few more details on London FGSS and photos from Flickr.
August 17th: as part of the Shoreditch Festival we will be hosting a day of bike polo compteition. Register your team now by emailing email@example.com (deadline 10th July, and its free!) for your chance to compete and win prizes from our many wonderfull sponsors as well as a free saddle for each rider from Brooks! Read the full details below…
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Published July 1, 2008
News , tournament
We have lots of people coming to London from out of town and abroad on the 17th of August for the tournament. We need places for them to stay, if you can sleep 1 or 2 people and their bikes please drop firstname.lastname@example.org a message as soon as possible.