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Is the UKPA Set for a Lively Club Council Meeting?

UKPA

The UK Polocrosse Association has published the agenda for the annual Club Council Meeting and by the look of it the meeting could prove to be lively. The agenda includes on it a proposal to change the name of the Association, a paper around the idea of single sex A grade sections and the detail Read more…

Filed under 2013, UKPA

Ashfields Folds and Sparks Transfer Frenzy in the UK

Ashfields Polocrosse Club

Ashfields Polocrosse Club has folded and won’t play the 2012 season, causing a number of players to seek new clubs. Ashfields were a fairly small club for the last two seasons, with about 10 players in each season. However, for their size they were a successful club and finished as runners up in the UKPA Read more…

Filed under 2012

The Leagues: The Story So Far…

So a mere two and half months after the season started we have produced the first set of Polocrosse Extreme and UKPA leagues! (Editor’s note: We are blaming the World Cup for the delay, we blame that for everything nowadays. The other day the office kettle exploded. That was the World Cup’s fault too!). Anyway Read more…

Filed under 2011, League Results

UK Sports Minister Pays Visit to Kent Target

Kent Target

The Kent Target tournament on the 28th and 29th of May had a special guest to present the prizes as the Minister for Sport and the Olympics, Hugh Robertson, turned up to watch the UK Polocrosse team play a match as part of their warm up for the World Cup in a month’s time and Read more…

Filed under 2011

They Might Be Giants…

Another new polocrosse club arrived on the UK polocrosse scene this week with the announcement of the formation of the Dorset Giants. The Giants are being started to incorporate Pony Club members already playing in the area, their families and other people from around the area who are keen to start playing the sport. The Read more…

Filed under 2011, Sports Development

Polocrosse Wedding of the Year Takes Place!

The Polocrosse wedding of the year took place on Saturday the 18th of September and went on till about half seven the next morning, (editors note: well that is the last recorded sighting of a party goer standing up right. The bride and groom themselves lasted till half five which was fairly impressive!). It was, Read more…

Filed under 2010

UKPA Go Communication Crazy!

UKPA

The UKPA today went a bit communication crazy today as they released the 2010 UKPA magazine, the latest UKPA newsletter and details of a new Head of Communications all in one day. Possibly this was cunning move to try and bury the news of their bad results against Ireland or it could just be that Read more…

Filed under 2010, UKPA

UK Polocrosse Stars Get Engaged

UK Polocrosse stars Greg Sargeant and Sophie Lodder today announced that they are engaged to be married. The couple, who have been dating for several years, were swamped with congratulation messages as the engagement was revealed via Facebook. It is not known when the couple, who both play for Arden Polocrosse Club in Warwickshire, actually Read more…

Filed under 2010