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 Area 8 Polocrosse Camp 2022

We are delighted to announce that we will once again be hosting our annual polocrosse training camp at Marks Tey racecourse on May 14th and 15th 2022. Booking is now open on the book online page of the website. Places are strictly limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

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Intro to Polocrosse badge May 14th

We are hosting an Intro to Polocrosse Pony Club badge on the 14 May at Marks Tey racecourse. This is open to all Pony Club members - no pony is required. Taking part alongside our polocrosse camp you will learn all about the game; the safety equipment, the pitch and positions, how to score goals and have a chance to use the racquets and balls. 

You will also be able to watch some of our more experienced players being taken through their paces by the countries best coaches and members of the UK squad who are in preparation for the 2024 World Cup.

Click on the link for booking information.

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Announcing our New Sponsor!

Area 8 is excited to be working with Millfields Supplies; a pet supply company near Braintree is Essex. Millfields deliver quality products direct to your door and this year have kindly sponsored our Area 8 Polocrosse Camp prizes!

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Thank you PolyPads!

PolyPads have kindly sponsored the Best Horse prize for the Area 8 Polocrosse Camp. A beautiful black and white 'racer'pad embroidered with Area 8 Polocrosse and Best Horse! Thank you PolyPads!

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Best Junior and Senior sponsored by Equine Products UK LTD

Many thanks to Equine Products UK LTD for your kind sponsorship of our Best Junior and Senior prizes at Marks Tey this year.

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2022 Calendar

Here are dates for your diary 2022. We try to host as many polocrosse events in East Anglia as possible. If you'd like us to host one near you, please do get in touch.


🏁 14/15 May Area 8 Camp at Marks Tey racecourse
🏁 14 May - Free of charge Intro to Polocrosse badge 3pm Marks Tey, CO5 9EZ
🏁 22 May Polocrosse training by kind invitation of Kent Target Polocrosse Club at Bons Farm, Stapleford Abbotts 
🏁 31 May Demo for Suffolk Hunt Pony Club
🏁 3 June Demo and Intro to Polocrosse badge at Kimblewick Equestrian Centre, Dereham
🏁 4 June East Essex Hunt Pony Club and Area 8 Polocrosse rally with Chris Milburn at Frenches Farm
🏁 25 June Polocrosse day at Deanswood Equestrian Centre
🏁 13/14 August Pony Club Championships at Offchurch Bury
🏁 3/4 Sept Area 8 Polocrosse Autumn Camp tbc
🏁 24/25 September Pony Club Autumn Challenge

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 Polocrosse Demos and Private Sessions

We are really proud of the work that we do int the Eastern region to develop the sport of Polocrosse. If you are interested in hosting a demo, a private clinic at your livery yard or a badge day at your riding centre, club or Branch then drop us a line. We are currently booking for 2019.

 
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By booking onto one of our events you are agreeing to the following disclaimer:


No claim can be accepted by the organisers or hosts for any loss, damage or injury caused to or suffered by any horse, pony, competitor, onlooker, attendant or other person or vehicle or any other property in connection with or arising from these polocrosse events, whether or not the said injury, loss or damage is caused by negligence of the organisers, their servants or agents.


The organisers have taken reasonable precautions to ensure the Health and Safety of everyone present.


For these measures to be effective everyone must take all reasonable precautions to avoid and prevent accidents occurring and must obey the instructions of the organiser and all officials.