Machine Politics vs L'Équipe, August 2010. Photo by Steph Simcox
BENELIGUE #5 - Mechelen Fiets Polo Toernooi
Hosts are the BENELIGUE, Antwerp Bike Polo, Brussels Bike Polo and
the Fiets en Wandelbeurs Vlaanderen
BENELIGUE #5 - Mechelen Fiets Polo Toernooi - 18th-19th of febr. 2012
The Beneligue is a Hardcourt bike polo championship, a league that will decide who in Belgium, Netherlands, or Lille ('cause they're almost belgians), is the best team. But everybody's welcome, it's in fact an open league.
After four events, Antwerp Kick-off tourney BENELIGUE #1 (16/10/2011), #2 - Jambes Open (20/11/2011), #3 - Eindhoven Winter Cup (19/12/2011) and #4 - Haarlem New Year's tournament (22/01/2012), it's time for #5 on the 18th and 19th of february 2012!!
Where: in Mechelen/Malines (BE), located between Antwerp and Brussels, at the "fiets & wandelbeurs vlaanderen", a big bike and outdoor convention, in the Nekkerhal convention center (indoor)
Google maps: http://nekkerhal.mechelen.be/nl/4155/co ... gging.html
When: tourney is on SUNDAY 19/02/2012, between 9AM and 6PM, and on SATURDAY 18/02 will be time for pick-ups and demonstration. Court building on friday.
Court: 1 self-assembled court, about 20mx40m, with high boarding; nice, concrete surface, a little bit slippery; goals with nets.
Teams: 12-16 teams max. due to time limits. All teams welcome, but priority for beneligue teams.
Registration: on the forum, from right now on, 'til the 14th of february.
Please give your full names because of the entrance to the convention.
First come, first serve.
Format: Swiss rounds and single elimination (if enough time, double elim).
Registered teams so far:
- Swing FTC (Antwerp, BE)
- Gibiers (Lille, FR)
- EHVFXD (Eindhoven, NL)
- TBA (Hamburg, GER)
- Fishsticks (Antwerp, BE)
- Simon Says (Antwerp, BE)
- L'Amicale (Brussels, BE)
- Dub Out (Amsterdam, NL)
Participation: There would be a small fee to pay for each team, which include the entrance for the convention and the access to all accomodations. It's also to share the costs for the court building.
Housing: If you need housing, please contact us here or on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/groups/309461242414790/
Infos, contact and official registration: