After a brief background to the sport you will be climbing aboard the wooden horse to learn 'the Polo Swing'. The afternoon session, on a real pony, includes a mini tournament and prize giving with Champagne!Includes lunch and refreshments.
This experience will last a total of approx. 1 day with approx. 1 day in the saddle.
This course is aimed firmly at complete newcomers to the sport or those who have tried the game and want to progress.
* 10am Arrive, Coffee
* 10.30 am Briefing - get some background on the sport and an idea of what to expect!
* 11.00 am Polo Tactics - With the aid of the video and the blackboard we give you an insight in to basic tactics and rules!
* 11.30 am Introduction to the Polo Swing - Climb aboard the wooden horse and learn the art of "The Polo Swing!"
* 12.30pm Riding for Polo - Forget classical Equitation, this is polo! Learn how to get the best out of a pony on our highly trained steeds.
* 1pm Lunch - Recharge and get some fuel on board, its not over yet!
* 2pm - Stick and Ball - Put together what you've learnt on the wooden horse and the pony!
* 3pm - Mini Tournament - The climax of the day, glory awaits the victors in our arena tournament!
* 4.30pm - Prize giving and Champagne - Ease those aches and pains with a glass of bubbles!
Maximum weight 90 kilos
Minimum age 16 years and over, maximum age 65
8 people per course. please note left handed participants may find hitting the ball more difficult
Each voucher entitles
to participate in this experience. The voucher is
transferable, which means that anyone can use it.
The voucher remains valid for bookings for 9 months from the date of purchase.
Please contact the operator using the details printed on your voucher to arrange a date for
We recommend that you purchase your voucher and make a booking for your event at least one month prior to your chosen date. This is particularly important for weekend events.
Event takes place at
Lechlade in Gloucestershire
LECHLADE, Gloucestershire, GL7 3QT.
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