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Pony Club Polocrosse International Visit 2018

A team from Pony Club Australia will be visiting the UK on 12th – 23rd July 2018.

The visit will involve (subject to change):
• Chairman’s challenge – hosted by Limemere polocrosse club at their club tournament
• Two test matches – hosted by Celyn polocrosse club at their club tournament

Limemere Tournament – Chairman’s Challenge
Dates: 14th – 15th July
Three teams, each consisting of a section of seniors and a section of juniors, will be invited to play in a special grade that will also include the Australian team.

Celyn Tournament - Two Test Matches
Dates: 21st – 22nd July
A UK team, of four seniors and four juniors, will play against the Australian team in two test matches. There will also be social activities/excursions arranged in the week between the two tournaments for the UK and Australian teams.
The 8 players in the UK team will have to provide two horses, 138cm and above, and their full tack to form the pools for the Australian and UK teams. Horse pools will be drawn before the 13th July and so horses will be required for both weekends.

Teams Announced

Congratulations to the following members:

UK SQUAD

Seniors
Izzy Baker-Cresswell, Percy Hunt
Danny Woodward, North Warwickshire
Katie Loutsiou, North Warwickshire
Stuart Dyson, Rockwood Harriers

Juniors
John Ferguson, Over Dalkeith Centre
Eve Thomason, Rockwood Harriers
Rosie George, Ledbury Hunt
Tegan Bristow, North Warwickshire

AUSTRALIA SQUAD

Seniors
Natasha Clayton, Northern Territory
Matilda Scott, Tasmania
Rachel Pernice, New South Wales
Connor Richardson, New South Wales

Juniors
Chloe Davidge, Northern Territory
Alix Kennedy, Western Australia
Hannah Rutley, Western Australia

The following members were also selected to make up teams for the Chairman’s Challenge:

Seniors
Alex Brown, Romney Marsh
Rebecca Alderson, Percy Hunt
Emma Joslin, Essex & Suffolk Hunt
Hugh Ralli, Easton Harriers
Tilly-May Mullens, Llangeinor Hunt

Juniors
Abi Phillips, Swansea & District
Boy Wilson-Fitzgerald, Oakley Hunt (West)
Millie Wilson-Fitzgerald, Oakley Hunt (West)
Paige Wilson, Rockwood Harriers
Megan MacColl, Over Dalkeith Centre

Pony Club Polocrosse Home International 2017

Following a successful first competition in 2015 the Pony Club will held the second Home International Polocrosse competition on 22nd and 23rd July 2017 at Celyn Polocrosse Club’s Backford grounds in Cheshire.

Teams from England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland will competed against each other at Mini, Junior and Open grades; all vying to take home the coveted Triple Diamond Trophy.

Congratulations to all the teams who took part and and displayed amazing skill and teamwork, results can be found below:

PXHI Results 2017

There are many thanks to be made, including Celyn Polocrosse Club, team sponsors, prize sponsors, umpires, officials and helpers, managers and coaches and of course family, friends and supporters for making it a great competition.

Team Announcement

2015 Competition

The first Polocrosse Home International competition was held on 25th & 26th July at the Celyn Polocrosse Club grounds in Backford, Cheshire, where Pony Club teams from England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland battled it out to become Overall Champions. 

Round Robin competitions were played throughout the weekend and whilst Saturday was a dry day, Sunday gave the players some persistent rain to deal with but excellent team play from all Pony Club Members made the chukkas very exciting to watch.

England and Wales played off on the Sunday for 1st and 2nd place, with England taking the honours by 22 - 15
Northern Ireland beat Scotland by 24 - 18 on the Sunday morning to claim third place.

Results:
Overall Champions - England
Reserve Champions - Wales
3rd - Northern Ireland
4th - Scotland

Mini Section Winners – Wales
Mini Section Runners Up - England

Junior Section Winners - England
Junior Section Runners Up - Scotland

Open Section Winners - Northern Ireland
Open Section Runners Up - Scotland



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