September 2016

Monthly Archives

  • BillyWTrophy

    The Billy Walsh

    The Billy Walsh Tournament (0-3 Goal). The Billy Walsh Tournament at Ham Polo Club is held at the end of the Summer Season. The tournament takes its name from a visionary polo player who was instrumental in Ham Polo Club’s and the sport’s development. The 2016 final of the tournament was held on Sunday 25 September […]

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    Polo in Sotogrande

    Polo in Sotogrande. Sotogrande in Southern Spain enjoys almost year-round sunshine, allowing polo to be played most of the year. It is the perfect alternative to taking a ‘long-haul’ flight to far away polo destinations. You can leave the cold Northern European winter behind and be in Sotogrande in a little over two hours! Polo was first played in […]

  • Stretching

    Maintaining Fitness

    Maintaining Fitness. With the summer polo season coming to an end in the UK most of us take a break from riding and polo before the winter season begins. However it is important to maintain a reasonable level of fitness during this period. Also many play a lot less during the winter, maybe only weekends, […]

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    Equine Passports

    Equine Passports. All equines in the UK are required to have a passport by law which identifies the animal, states whether or not it is intended for human consumption and shows the current owner. At the beginning of this year DEFRA introduced stricter regulations for horse passports (Commission Regulation EC 262/2015). The HPA remains the […]