February 2016

Monthly Archives

  • CartierPolo

    The Polo Calendar

    The Polo Calendar. Polo has two seasons in the UK. The winter season is known as Arena Polo as it is played on an all weather surface in an enclosed space (the arena). The summer season is played on grass and called Outdoor Polo. Currently we are getting towards the close of the winter season with the […]

  • Passport

    Pony Passports

    Pony Passports. HPA issue new instructions inline with DEFRA. On 1 January 2016 DEFRA introduced stricter regulations for horse passports (Commission Regulation EC 262/2015). Horse passports can now only be issued where the silhouette (markings) has been completed by a vet, and the passport has to be completed on security watermarked paper. The HPA have […]

  • CoronelSuarez_Juancarlitos

    Juan Carlos Harriott

    Juan Carlos Harriott – the Copa Internacional This week sees the long-standing Copa Internacional Juan Carlos Harriott (11th to 14th February) played at the Coronel Suárez Polo Club, in the southern region of the province of Buenos Aires. There are two sections in the event: High Handicap, with six-chukker matches for teams with handicaps between 14 and 16 goals, and […]

  • StMoritz

    St Moritz Snow Polo

    St Moritz Snow Polo World Cup 2016. Defending champions beaten in the St Moritz Final (31 January 2016). Maserati broke the spell of Chris Hyde and his Cartier team by winning The Cartier Trophy at the Snow Polo World Cup in St Moritz on Sunday. Lessons had been learnt from Saturday’s game about how to navigate […]