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UKPA Clarifies Club Council Meeting Confusion

UKPA

The UK Polocrosse Association today took to Facebook to clarify the purpose of calling an early Club Council meeting. As reported by Polocrosse Extreme last week, the UKPA has called the Club Council meeting for the 17th of February and has delayed club registration until after that date, saying that there were items for discussion Read more…

Filed under 2013, UKPA

UKPA CEO Steps Down

UKPA

Iain Heaton, the UKPA’s Chief Executive Officer, has resigned from his post and stepped down from the executive committee of the UKPA, citing pressure at work and a desire to concentrate on playing polocrosse as the reasons for his decision. In a message to members of the UKPA he said that he was very sad Read more…

Filed under 2012, UKPA

UK Announce World Cup Horse Fund

Polocrosse World Cup 2011

The UKPA has unveiled a new initiative to ensure that the World Cup has the best possible playing horses available in July. As the UK are the host nation it falls to them to provide all the horses for the competition and the format of the competition this year, (which is slightly different to the Read more…

Filed under 2011, World Cup

UKPA Report on Their Year and Release CC TV Links

UKPA

The UKPA has released its annual report for the year to 30th of September 2010 and the overall conclusion one would gain from reading it is that it has been a good year for the Association. From a financial point of view they showed a small profit of £462 while incurring fairly large amounts of Read more…

Filed under 2010, UKPA

UKPA Announce New Patron and a New Look Playing Calendar

UKPA

The UK Polocrosse Association announced this week that the former Great Britain international showjumper Emma-Jane Brown will be their new Patron. In a statement the UKPA said that Emma Jane Brown would be helping the UKPA develop and grow the sport and raise its profile in the run up to the 2011 World Cup, being Read more…

Filed under 2010, UKPA

UKPA Consult their members on Inter Regionals

UKPA

The UKPA have this week launched a formal consultation process to their members concerning the format of the Inter Regionals, scheduled to be held on the last weekend in September (the 25th and 26th). In a note to the membership the UKPA suggests two format for selection for the Inter Regionals, one based on players Read more…

Filed under 2010, UKPA

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

UKPA Publish Annual Report and Elect New Executive

UKPA

On the 29th of November the UKPA published their annual report and elections were held for the various executive positions, under the new Executive structure approved at the EGM a month ago. The top job of UKPA Chairman went to Eric Jenkinson, formerly a trustee and vice chairman. He is joined by Quintin Cornforth as Read more…

Filed under 2009, UKPA AGM