Info for New Players Get started playing Bike Polo!

Polo is welcome to folks of all genders, languages, races and metropolitan loyalties.  We encourage first timers and new players to join in on our Beginners Night held every Wednesday (weather permitting) during regular pickup time (usually about 6:30pm) where you can play at a more relaxed pace with other who a new to the sport. Following along on our Facebook for real-time announcements.

You can find us in Lower Allston playing in the roller hockey rink at Smith Playground, just behind the Harvard Colosseum.  Hope to see you soon! (Click here for the map)

Check out this cool intro video for a great rundown of what you can plan on experiencing!



Safety is paramount!  A few common sense rules will you and your mates safe during pick-up games:

  • Brakes must be in full working order
  • Bar ends and mallet ends must be plugged, chainrings should be covered
  • Consider make a wheel cover to protect your spokes
  • Protect your skull, Wear a helmet!!!

The Bike Polo 101 is a great YouTube channel with info and instruction videos for new players, Check it out HERE!

Have fun!
New Players