polocrosse


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polocrosse

a combination of polo and lacrosse played on horseback by teams of three players armed with polo-type sticks with nets attached on a field 146 m×54 m. The ponies used must not be taller than 15 hands.
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The 2015 UK polocrosse season got off to a windblown start with a two-day tournament at the Onley Grounds, near Rugby.
This year's championships was held at Cholmondeley Castle by kind permission of the Marquess of Cholmondeley and saw competitors taking part in show jumping, dressage, eventing, mounted games, polocrosse, centre equitation, musical ride, horse and pony care and, for the first time, endurance.
Emily Gilfillan, 19, from Helme near Meltham, is the youngest player ever selected to compete for the UK polocrosse team - a fusion of traditional polo with lacrosse.
They try to ensure that everyone has the opportunity to experience as many riding options as possible, including outrides through the bush and across vast open plains, cattle mustering, game viewing on horseback, swimming on horseback, polocrosse and Western games.
Instead, Warwickshire has been chosen to host a World Cup of POLOCROSSE.
Half polo, half lacrosse (played using a small solid rubber ball and a long-handled racquet), polocrosse is one of the latest sports to hit Dubai, gaining a number of fans.
She had visited a tourist camp on the Zambezi River on July 30 and 31, 2008, and participated in a polocrosse tournament on August 1 and 2 (but neither event occurred within the known incubation period of arenavirus infections from the date of onset of her illness).
TALENTED rider Debra Harris secured her place in a polocrosse event in Australia thanks to sponsorship from a forstercare organisation.
There are so many different activities planned for the day, from Polocrosse to side saddle and there will be something for everyone to enjoy.
It has an illustrious illumini, nurturing numerous successes in disciplines ranging from eventing to point-to-point, and in recent years has excelled at the newer sport of polocrosse.
Polocrosse combines the tricky riding-around-on-horses bit of polo with the impossible catching-a-ball-with-a-net-on-a-stick part of lacrosse.