- New York
- Mag’s Best-of-the-Rest
The NAH Club Bench Championship will feature the top 12 (or so) clubs in North America. Teams can consist of many players from one club, but only seven players may be dressed for each game. The twelve clubs will be split into two groups of six, equally seeded. Each group will play a full round robin, five games each, over Saturday and Sunday morning.
Toronto, ON – John, Justin, Aaron, Nick, Meg, Kiki, Dirks
Austin, TX - Rob, Drew, Miguel, Bobbi, Elise, Kayla, Greg, Pelon, Matt
Milwaukee, WI - Jake, Thanh, Shaggy, Hewitt, Guthrie, Jordan, Lil Ben, Tom O, Chris S
Boston, MA - Addison, Jav, Toni, James, Charlotte, Alan, Nick Wald, Nick Reagan, Graham, Jaques
New York, NY - nate mumford zack blackburn shell smith rob darwin mack price chombo 3:16 ben pickett quinlan omahne deco goodman
Tallahassee, FL - Bob D (co-cap), Kyle B (co-cap), Venus J, Arnold F, Jimmy G, Alison M, Chris H, Chris C, Sexy Kevin, Matt P
Lexington, KY - Team: Ben W, James G, Chris H, Tiffany M, Quinn K, Porch T, Sergio P, Will M, Willy H; GM: Katie Jo D; Coach: Drew C; Mascot: Sebastian
SCHEDULE NAH BENCH on PODIUM
8pm – check-in party at West Sixth Brewery, pick-up at the courts
8am – all teams reporting, light breakfast and coffee at courts (brunch menu below), late check-in, bike checks
9am - A: Portland v Mags B: Austin v Memphis C: Milwaukee v New York
10:30am – A: Toronto v Columbus B: Tally v Minneapolis C: Lex v Boston
12pm – A: Austin v Milwaukee B: Mags v New York C: Portland v Memphis
1pm – lunch food truck arrives; check out other food discounts below
1:30pm - A: Tally v Lex B: Columbus v Boston C: Toronto v Minneapolis
3pm – A: Portland v New York B: Memphis v Milwaukee C: Mags v Austin
4:30pm - A: Toronto v Boston B: Minneapolis v Lex C: Columbus v Tally
6pm - A: Memphis v Mags B: Portland v Milwaukee C: New York v Austin
7:30pm - A: Minneapolis v Columbus B: Toronto v Lex C: Boston v Tallahassee
8:30pm – competition concludes for the day
9pm – Low Country Boil, $3 shots, $2 PBR, Highlife, & Rolling Rock, and karaoke at Al’s Sidecar
8am – light breakfast and coffee provided at courts (brunch menu below)
9am - A: Boston v Minneapolis B: Toronto v Tallahassee C: Lex v Columbus
10:30am – A: New York v Memphis B: Portland v Austin C: Milwaukee v Mags
12pm – QF 1 & 2 (Top 4 of each group single elim)
1:30pm – QF 3 & 4 (Top 4 of each group single elim)
3pm – SF 1 & 2
3pm – cyclocross race registration opens ($5 entry to unlimited races)
4:30pm – Final
6pm – Awards / after party West Sixth Brewery then Al’s Bar
Cheapest nearby hotel is QUALITY INN NORTHWEST $61/night.
There are also several listings on AirBNB and Couchsurfing.
FOOD SPONSORS = specials for polo players!
Right next door to West 6th Brewery offering a special menu just for us!
Bench Menu Saturday 11-10 Sunday 11-9
Bench Brunch Saturday & Sunday 11-3
This is where the after after party happens. And home of the polo signature dish the “ChaChaCha”. $3 shots and $2 canned pbr, highlife, rolling rock. Low Country Boil plate for $10 Sat night.
Ale81 has donated some cases of Ale 8 to keep you hydrated.. err caffeinated. (Good mixer ;) )
See the NAH website for qualifying details.