Today:

13/06/2021

Historic Wiltshire sporting venue returns to its former glory!

Share this article

Inglesham Polo Centre, based at Inglesham, just outside Lechlade, has a rich history as one of the leading polo clubs in the UK and it is unusual in that it can host polo all year round due to its state-of-the-art arenas that allow play in all weathers.
Sadly remaining largely unused for the past few years, it was too good a facility to be lying dormant, explains Matt Evetts , whose brainchild it was to bring it back to life: “I played in the Inglesham arena years ago, and not only was it great for keeping up polo skills over the winter, but it had a really friendly atmosphere and I remember many happy times here.
That’s what I wanted to recreate and I’ve been amazed at how many people were in agreement. We’ve only been up and running for a few weeks and already have a thriving membership rediscovering the fun of arena polo every weekend. We’ve also had lots of people coming along just to watch and that’s great too!”
As the centre has a comfortable club house, teaching room and ponies available to hire alongside the polo facilities, it’s proving popular with local companies organising team-building days and bookings are already being taken for Christmas events. A day learning to play polo followed by a delicious meal is a great way to enhance team spirit while having lots of fun together and learning new skills, all at a very reasonable cost and this is fast becoming one of the mainstays for the Inglesham team.
Polo happens every Saturday and Sunday at 11am and entry is free for anyone who would like to come and watch.

Matt Evetts (third from left) with the finalists of the first arena tournament of 2013. 

Company information
Located in Wiltshire, just a few miles from junction 15 of the M4, Inglesham Polo Centre provides the best comprehensive arena polo facilities in the country.

With indoor and outdoor arenas, along with a large clubhouse and viewing deck, it is the perfect place to enjoy fast, fun and friendly arena polo as a player or a spectator.

Contact:
Matt Evetts
01367 358051
07818 508136
Inglesham Polo Centre, Lynt Farm, Inglesham, Wiltshire, SN6 7QZ
www.ingleshampolo.co.uk

Source: Inglesham Polo Centre

Similar Articles

Don't Miss

Jobs in Newham

Large arrays of investment and employment opportunities have become more readily available over the last ten years. It has quickly become an East London hotspot for retail, dining and slick new city apartments.

Employees dismissal over COVID-19 infection fears at work is upheld by tribunal

The Covid 19 pandemic has brought up many varied concerns in the workplace for employers and employees alike. In the area of health and safety at work the pandemic has caused many changes and brought about new considerations and concerns. A recent tribunal, Rodgers v Leeds Laser Cutting Ltd., sheds light on the example of an employees' refusal to work on health and safety grounds, due to fear of contracting Covid 19.

Employment discrimination cases brought against Amazon.com

Five new lawsuits have been brought against Amazon.com Inc. by women who worked in corporate or warehouse management roles. They have accused the online retailer of gender bias, racial bias or both as well. Saying that the company favored men over women in their career growth as well as allowing supervisors to denigrate them and retaliate after complaints were lodged.