With the first fixtures kicking off in a matter of weeks, the fresh season is ready to crown the new ladies' and men's UPolo British Champions. We listened to your feedback and are proud to announce the following improvements:
To help your team get off to the best start possible, we've revamped the website and crammed it with new features. Organising fixtures with opposition teams, logging results and monitoring starts couldn't be easier now with your Captain's admin dashboard. For players, find relevant info at the click of a button and you'll automatically return to your team's page after the first visit. We want to help you spend less time sorting games and more time in the pool.
Thanks to its growing contingent, we have been able to introduce a new league to UPolo. Representative sides are from Gloucester, Exeter, Southampton 2, and University of the West of England (UWE) from Bristol. We're delighted that these teams can now participate in league without having to travel widely for games.
We're also knee-deep in plans for a super-charged Finals at the end of the year. Last year saw a slicker schedule, and a to show as much happens under the water as it does on the surface. Also a spectacular effort on the with some intereseting poses (!) In 2015, we'll be bringing you even more features and prizes to make the Finals an event you absolutely won't want to miss.
It's been a while in the incubator, but we are excited to announce the launch of our . UPolo still retains its partnership with Waterfly to offer discounted kit, but you can now fulfil your custom orders directly through UPolo. We've worked hard to find the best suppliers and designers to bring you high quality, good-looking team trunks and costumes.
What's better than playing in the UPolo league and making the Finals? Having it documented for all to see! The UPolo team are a bunch of tech nerds and we love capturing the fun, frolics, highs and lows of each season. is our new medial channel on the website, where you can expect plenty more video content, including your own, as we run more competitions like the , proving what a day hand you guys are with an iPhone. Sorry, Samsung. Whatever.
You let us know that it could be easier to organise referees for matches. Taking this feedback on board, we are rapidly working to create local lists of refs with contact details so you can quickly arrange their time at fixtures.
This is by far the biggest raft of new features we've introduced in a new season since the start of UPolo back in 2008 and we're as excited as you to see how the new season pans out. Good luck!