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Posts Tagged 'Sports Development'

Polocrosse Grows Around the World!

Polocrosse seems to be continuing to grow around the world, with the start of polocrosse in Finland (where we hope to have a full report from soon!) and also some excellent newspaper coverage for the sport in Scotland (read it here, part 1 and part 2). Polocrosse in Finland has been started by Cecilia Forsman, Read more…

Filed under 2013, European, Sports Development

British Equestrian Federation Launch Hoof Portal

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The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) today launched its new Hoof Portal, designed to provide a ‘one-stop shop’ for visitors to find out how, where and why they should pick up the reins and become involved in riding. The portal can be found at www.hoofride.co.uk. The BEF says the Hoof portal is an important part of Read more…

Filed under 2012

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

UKPA Promotional Drive Moves to Next Stage

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The UKPA off-season promotional drive seems to marching ever onwards as the UKPA follow up their demos at Blenheim Horse Trials and recent Sky Sports appearances with a range of new promotional documents, a subsidised starter kit offer and demos at Your Horse Live, one of the largest horse shows in the UK. The UKPA Read more…

Filed under 2009, Sports Development, UKPA

New Polocrosse Centre to Open in Cheshire

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A riding centre in Cheshire will become the first one in the county to offer polocrosse. Mobberley Riding School is working in conjunction with Celyn Polocrosse Club and the UKPA to offer polocrosse to more people. The Cheshire Polocrosse Centre is holding its first polocrosse day on the 6th April. Commenting on the new venture Read more…

Filed under 2009, Sports Development