Six young aspiring polo players are off to the sun…
The following six young polo players have been selected to attend an intensive 10 days in South Africa to improve and develop their polo.
- Monte Swain-Grainger
- George Deverall
- Tamara Gibbons
- Lorna Fleming
- Capucine Granchi
- George Hobbs
They will spend their time in South Africa with Buster Mackenzie and his wife Penny at their family farm, east of Plettenberg Bay.
To get a flavour of what they will be up to, below is an example of their itinerary:
- Saturday: Arrive in the morning and then riding 1730 – 1900.
- Sunday: AM – Stick & ball assessment, PM – Farm chukkas assessment.
- Monday: AM – Wooden horse, stick & ball, PM – Discussion & chukkas.
- Tuesday: AM – Riding, penalty hitting & basic shots competition, PM – Strategies & chukkas.
- Wednesday: Rest Day – Beach ride and picnic etc.
- Thursday: AM – Wooden horse, stick & ball, PM – Discussion & chukkas.
- Friday: AM – Riding, penalty hitting & basic shots competition, PM – Strategies & chukkas.
- Saturday: AM – Stick & ball. Watch video, PM – Match
- Sunday: Farm chukkas. Depart.
Have fun guys!