Posts Tagged ‘polo ponies’

Polo Zealot Ponies

Posted on: May 27th, 2016 by Claudia

Polo Zealot School is up and running for the summer. The pony roster is burgeoning with new faces ready to train the next crop of players. Instruction is available weekends and weekdays. Email or call 503-927-2608 to schedule your introductory lesson and start your polo addiction!

Thanks to Mackenzie, Geoff and Melissa for the additions to the polo string.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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NW Polo Calendar

Posted on: November 7th, 2015 by Claudia

2016 Polo Calendar: A year in the making

Polo calendars are slated for delivery before Christmas. On sale now!

Selecting just 14 images, front and back covers and 12 months, is a challenge. I shoot thousands of photos at five or six Pacific Northwest clubs each summer from Tacoma to Vancouver, B.C.. Bend to White Swan. My thanks to Annetta Evans who sent her photos from LaGrande and Spokane, and Cameron Smith who provided images of the… Continue reading

Setting the Hook

Posted on: July 19th, 2015 by Claudia 2 Comments

It was a perfect day to learn polo at Polo Zealot School. Mt Rainier loomed over the polo field at Tacoma Polo Club as seven polo enthusiasts picked up mallets and gave the sport a try.

The pictures are courtesy of photographer Robert Grant, a polo student himself.

 

Pasture Life

Posted on: June 4th, 2015 by Claudia

Days of grazing, sunning, scratching, rolling and lounging.

Sadie found the perfect belly scratcher for those nasty bug bites. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Spring Polo

Posted on: March 4th, 2015 by webmaster

Spring Break Polo Special!

Buy 2 lessons and take a 10% discount. (Regular price is $100 for one hour lesson including horse rental and polo gear).

Polo Zealot School will be open for instruction during the week of March 28 through April 5. Contact Claudia to schedule polo lessons on weekdays or weekends.  503-927-2608

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Spring Polo

Posted on: March 2nd, 2015 by Claudia No Comments

Spring Break Polo Special!

Buy 2 lessons and take a 10% discount. (Regular price is $100 for one hour lesson including horse rental and polo gear).

Polo Zealot School will be open for instruction during the week of March 28 through April 5. Contact Claudia to schedule a polo lesson – weekdays or weekends.  503-927-2608

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OSU vs CSU intercollegiate polo

Posted on: January 26th, 2015 by Claudia

Oregon State hosted Colorado State  Saturday and Sunday January 24 & 25. for the first home games of the season. Games were hard fought and fun for the bigger than expected crowd of spectators.

OSU extends special thanks to Harry Hart and OSU player Abel Estraviz, Northwest Polo Club, sponsored club advertising and the concession stand.

OSU’s schedule is at facebook.com/oregonstatepolo

More photos from Saturday available at claudiajhowell.com

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Polo – Finally!

Posted on: January 19th, 2015 by Claudia

The weather, the holidays and acts of idiots be damned – polo is back!

 It may have been pouring down rain on Saturday but that didn’t dampen the spirits of Cameron Liberio, Bob Grant and James Daugherty for their first polo lesson of 2015. All three started polo last year but hadn’t played since the fall.

Everyone got re-acquainted with wrapping legs and tying tails before mounting up for a review of polo position and mallet strokes on the offside and the nearside, forehand and backhand.

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Arena Polo

Posted on: January 8th, 2015 by Claudia No Comments

Catch the action. Indoor arena polo Saturday and Sunday March 21 & 22. Start time is 1:00 p.m.

 

Polo Practice

Posted on: January 8th, 2015 by Claudia No Comments

Indoor polo practice Saturday and Sunday February 28 & March 1. Saturday start time is 1:00 p.m. Sunday’s start time will be decided at practice on Saturday.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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