Victor Ludorum and High Goal Schedule Released

The UK winter season may not have even begun yet, but the dates for the Victor Ludorum tournaments, the 22 and above goal tournaments and the Junior HPA and Pony Club Championships have been announced for 2017. The first of the high goal tournaments begin at The Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club with the Semi Finals pencilled in for 16 – 17 May before the Final on 20 May. The Cartier Queen’s Cup Quarter Finals start on 10 June with the Semi Finals on 14 June and the Final on 18 June. The Gold Cup begins just a week later with the Quarter Finals on 15 – 16 July, Semi Finals on 19 July and the Final on Sunday 23 July. Junior HPA and the Pony Club Championships are in the diary from 9 – 13 August and all the Victor Ludorum tournaments remain unchanged from 2016.

 

22+ Goal

RCBPC – Prince of Wales: 6 – 20 May

Guards – Cartier Queen’s Cup: May 23 – 18 June

Cirencester – Warwickshire Cup: 20 – 25 June

Cowdray – Jaeger-LeCoultre Gold Cup: June 27 – 23 July

 

18 Goal

Cowdray – Duke of Sutherland: May 20 – 11 June

Cirencester – Apsley Cup: June 14 – 2 July

Guards – Indian Empire Shield: 4 – 22 July

Cowdray – Challenge Cup: July 24 – 6 August

 

15 Goal

Guards – Bentley Royal Windsor: 5 – 25 June

RCBPC – Eduardo Moore: June 27 – 15 July

Cowdray – Harrison Cup: July 17 – 5 August

Cirencester – County Cup: 7 – 19 August

Beaufort – Arthur Lucas: August 22 – 3 September

 

12 Goal

Cowdray – Dollar Cup: May 15 – 4 June

RCBPC – John Prestwich: 5 – 17 June

Beaufort – Prince of Wales: June 19 – 1 July

Cirencester – The Queen Mother Trophy: 3 – 16 July

Guards – Duke of Wellington: 5 – 20 August

Cirencester – Cheltenham Cup: August 29 – 10 September

Cowdray – Autumn League: 12 – 24 September

 

8 Goal

Cirencester – Gerald Balding: 15 – 29 May

Guards – Archie David: June 9 – 2 August

RCBPC– Julian and Howard Hipwood Trophy: 5 – 23 July

Cowdray – Holden White: July 24 – 6 August

Beaufort – Wichenford Bowl: 14 –27 August

 

6 Goal

DBPC – The Stoneythorpe Cup: 15 – 28 May

Beaufort – Eduardo Rojas Lanusse: 5 – 17 June

Rutland – Assam Cup: June 27 – 2 July

Cheshire – County Cup: 10 – 16 July

Cambridge County – The Cavendish Cup: 24 – 30 July

Kirtlington – Budgett Everett Trophy: 3 – 14 August

HPC – Roehampton Cup: 15 – 27 August

Cirencester – Kingscote Cup: August 28 – 9 September

 

Photograph: Valiente won the first of the 2016 22 goal tournaments the Prince of Wales Trophy. By ©www.imagesofpolo.com