About the Event
Irish Open 2017
The 2017 Irish open returns to the recently refurbished Kilcock Harbour. Just outside Dublin and with excellent transport links and camping available, and with a rich history in canoe polo, Kilcock is the perfect venue for this year's Irish Open. We look forward to seeing you there.
If you have any other queries please contact us
Camping and Accommodation
Camping will be available at the local GAA Sports club, a 10 minute walk or 5 minute drive from the venue. Overnight facilities including toilets, showers etc. will be available.
If you are coming from outside Ireland and don’t want to camp, we can help you with accommodation.
Kilcock is just half an hour from Dublin Airport and an hour drive from the Dublin Port ferry, or 2.5 hours from Belfast.
If you are coming from outside Ireland, we can help make it easy for you. International Teams arriving on Friday night can be picked up from the airport and brought to the Venue.
Food and refreshments will be available at the venue. if we have enough interest We'll be organising a barbecue at the camp site on Saturday evening.
Dedicated parking will be available for contestants courtesy of Kelly’s Ford Garage in Kilcock, allowing you to park your car right beside the venue and drop your boat in the water there.
Fancy a weekends polo away from home ?
For teams visiting from outside Ireland, we will do our best to make it easy for you…
Free entry fees - for all international teams
Pitch equipment - Just get here and use our gear for a cheap weekend polo.
We will have dedicated pitch boats (XP3s) and equipment available for shared use, for teams coming from outside Ireland.
Airport Pickup - If you are arriving on the Friday night, let us know and we will collect you at Dublin Airport.
Please contact us in advance and let us know what you need.
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out the Venue Information
Kilcock Harbour has recently been refurbished and re-opened. The competition venue is right in the centre of the town with easy access to coffee shops, convenience stores, supermarkets, takeaways and pubs. We will have 4 pitches for a weekend of non-stop Polo.Get Directions