By day, they hold down a number of regular jobs such as hospice nurse, police officer, teacher, researcher, etc. But at least once a week, if the weather is good and dry, they come together as a polo team
The Ellerstina team, yet to be defeated this season, beat La Aguada 17-10 at Sunday's Zone B match at Tortugas Country Club. As a result, they will now face La Dolfina, top team in Zone A, in the Final for the Emilio de Anchorena Cup on Saturday 17 October.
Guards Polo Club is renowned for creating world-class international polo events, but its latest global venture looks likely to outclass them all. Europe’s leading club has been invited to participate in a polo match as part of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM 2015) in Malta this November.
Britain's Sarah Wiseman Named Most Valuable Player. The Malaysian Ladies' Polo Championships 2015 came to an end on Saturday 10 October with a win for the Mahi-Mahi team in the Final against Headhunters.
In recent seasons there has been a huge increase in the way in which players maintain their fitness pitch-side and warm themselves up pre and post-match. From stretching to jogging and all manner of other exercises in between, with many players now frequently being seen cooling down post-game with the help of fitness trainers and physios.
A spectacular day and mild weather with high clouds paved the way for the third edition of Polo del Sorriso at the Acquedotto Romano Polo Club www.arpc.it just a handful of miles from Rome. Over six hundred people attended the event on September 27th and thanks to their presence and generosity of those present, over € 33,000 was raised for Smile House Milano (part of Operation Smile).