Private or group lessons, introductory clinics.


Polo is experiencing an increase in popularity and players insist, “Polo is one of the most exciting sports to play.” Polo Zealot School offers high quality polo lessons with personalized instruction. Whether you are a beginner who wants to see what polo is all about, a former player looking to return to the game, or a social group seeking a fun one-day clinic, Polo Zealot School is the place for you to learn, improve, and enjoy this exciting team sport.

Polo Zealot School provides a safe, challenging and a family friendly atmosphere to learn polo. Polo Zealot will also hold clinics at your facility.

A foot mallet demonstration

Instructor Claudia Howell has been playing polo for more than 25 years. She started riding at age six, grew up on a horse farm in Pennsylvania and showed open jumpers as a teenager. After a career in photojournalism, she is spreading the skills of polo in the Pacific Northwest. Claudia has a passion for polo. It’s one addiction she’s happy to enable. She is a USPA-rated player and is the owner of Polo Zealot School.

Contact Claudia to discuss introductory clinics for groups at private arenas in the Portland/SW Washington metro area. Clinics include to up to four hours of intense polo instruction – hitting lessons, drills & skills, rules & strategy, and practice chukkers.

To schedule your polo adventure with Claudia contact us by email or 503-927-2608.