Machine Politics vs L'Équipe, August 2010. Photo by Steph Simcox
Polo Camp 2010
POLO CAMP IS A GO!
DC Bike Polo invites all takers to a holiday weekend of hardcourt bike polo/extended eastside pick-up, hosted on two side-by-side full-size street hockey courts in Frederick, Maryland (45 minutes west of Baltimore, 45 minutes north of DC).
POLO EVENTS: Pick-Up, Pick-Up, and More Pick-Up; Skills Competition (Sprint, Ball Control, Power Shot, Five-Hole, Distance Accuracy, Cross-Court Lob); Throw-In Single Elimination Tournament. Both courts have lights and are reserved and permitted 10AM to 10PM on the 29th and 30th. Courts are not reserved for Monday morning the 31st, but should be available for die-hards and locals.
CAMPING: On 34 acres in nearby Adamstown, Maryland (15 minutes by car), featuring Giant Bonfire, Tasty Breakfast, Awesome BBQ Dinner (and Bangin’ Veggie Options), Sweet Sweet Kegs of Beer, Huge Fireworks, and Live Music Saturday night. Bring your own tent and gear, or let us know in advance and we'll set something up for you.
COSTS: $20 per person, due on arrival.
REGISTRATION: Let us know how much food and beer we need! Please register here and/or send me an email through my LOBP profile!
DRIVING DIRECTIONS: Email me through my LOBP profile for directions and a helpful map
OTHER: Anyone local-ish with friends in need of a good campout can invite them for Saturday night's festivities. Frederick, MD is a pretty good place to spend a Saturday.