March 2016

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    Argentine Grooms

    Argentine Grooms. Argentine grooms frequent the summer polo circuit in the UK. They are typically distinguishable by their tanned skin, espadrilles (canvas shoes), berets and thermos of hot water complete with pot of maté and drinking straw. So what does a groom do? Many are employed for the summer season on a temporary work visa by […]

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    New High Goal Talent

    New Talent Coming for High Goal Polo. Antony Fanshawe, polo manager at Guards Polo Club, recently revealed his thoughts about how high goal polo in the UK could be about to change for the better.  Antony believes that if English polo and patrons were to sign up some of the young Argentine players for the high goal it could […]

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    Wellington B Win

    Wellington B Win at SUPA Arena Championships. Congratulations to the Wellington B team who are coached by the Ryan Pemble Polo Academy. They won the Lower Intermediate section of the SUPA National Senior Schools Arena Championships at Rugby Polo Club on Sunday 6 March. There were twenty eight team entries in the overall competition. This was a few less […]

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    Back in the Saddle?

    Getting Back in the Saddle? It’s time for a pre-season reminder about fitness for those of you that have had a break from polo over the winter. Starting with some exercise, rather than jumping straight back on a pony, will mean a lot less pain. Polo fitness is important for everyone, no matter what handicap or […]