Polo Players Clinic June 7-9, 2013

The Haviland Hollow Polo Club, currently in its 5th polo season, will be hosting a USPA rules clinic for all interested polo players and aspiring umpires. We are conveniently located about 1 hour north of New York City in Putnam County. We operate an all year round polo facility with 2 regulation sized fields, an indoor and outdoor polo arena. For information on membership, our schedule of league play and USPA tournaments please visit www.nycpolo.com or email us at info@nycpolo.com. The schedule for our rules clinic is as follows:

POLO PLAYERS CLINIC JUNE  7  -  9, 2013

INSTRUCTOR: STEVE LANE(USPA/PTF)

Rates:Non-Members $200.00(Instruction Only), Members $75.00. For practice chukkers during the clinic, club mounts are available for lease per chukker. Special boarding rates also available for mounts brought in for the clinic. For more info ,email:info@nycpolo.com or call:646-246-7300

FRIDAY

4pm - Evening Session (Classroom)
• Basic Rules: Line of Ball - Right of Way
Dangerous Riding/Mallet
• Refreshments
6pm- Practice Chukkers

SATURDAY

9am - Morning Session (Classroom)
• Penalties - including procedures
• Strategies: Man - Line - Ball
Bowl in - get the ball
Second man turn
Couner Rotation
Diamond Formations
• Lunch/Barbecue
2pm - Afternoon Session (Mounted Drills)
• Polo Platform Position
• Hitting Accuracy & Pair Passing
• Back Shots, Rollbacks,Walls & Corners
• Practice Chukkers

SUNDAY

10am - Morning Session (Mounted Drills)
• Basic Horsemanship
• Rollbacks along the wall
• Gallop straight to a wall and stop perpendicular
• Leg yields - useful for corners, ride-offs,hooking & keeping the horse close to the ball

1pm - Afternoon Session(Mounted Drill & chukkers)
• Ride-off drills
• Hooking drills
• Second man turn
• Knock - in Drills
• Penalty Positioning
• Practice Chukkers
• Review and Discussion

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