Intro to Polocrosse Badge
Area 8 can offer your Pony Club Intro to Polocrosse badge sessions. You don't even need a horse to get this badge! Contact us if you would like us to come and do a rally or a session at your camp.
The Intro to Polocrosse badge is a fun Pony Club achievement badge designed to teach you the basics of polocrosse. To get your badge you will learn about the following.
Explain the correct tack for pony and rider.
Be able to explain the layout of the field.
What is the function of the three positions of play.
How does the game start.
Show the correct grip of the stick.
Be able to throw, catch and pick up a ball on foot.
Understand the goal scoring areas.
Be able to correctly bandage the pony’s legs.
Follow the link to a fun activity booklet that will get you started before your session. Don't worry if you can't answer all of the questions - you will learn about it all on the day.