Amazing! The last two weeks we could welcome many kids and teens for the A Quechua Polo Summer Camp at our Poloclub at Kumberg/Graz, Austria. With polo coach José from Argentine, all participants could improve their game. Beside exercises like stick and ball, the kids and teens could play many Chukkers of arena- and grass polo. In addition, they learned much about horsemanship and the right grooming and handling of the polo ponies. Most of all, everyone had a very good time!
What a great weekend! We welcomed 15 new Polistas from Styrian Universities for the USI Polo Beginners Course on Saturday and Sunday. All of them were doing pretty well so that we could already play some Chukker on Sunday. All in all, you can say that all students passed the course with Summa Cum Laude. It was the second course in cooperation with the University Sports Institute (USI), after the course back in October 2017. Back then, 12 of 15 slots had been booked. For this course, all available
At the first weekend in May we held the A Quechua Spring Cup for the first time at our Poloclub and Poloschool at Kumberg near Graz, Austria. Three teams participated and competed for the title. A Quechua CEO and PIPA President Dr. Uwe Seebacher was specially pleased that many of the players were ‘young guns’ under the age of 18 years, who played their first ever tournament. All players did very well so that the spectators could see fast games and many goals. In the end, Team Happy Horse
The latest issue of the official magazine of the Polo Instructors and Players Association, the PIPA Winter/Spring Seasonal was uploaded this week. You can also read the magazine online now. This issue offers many fascinating stories from the polo world, such as an interview with German polo pro Patrick Maleitzke, all facts and history about snow polo, polo training tipps, polo pony tipps and much more. In addition, Diana (better known as PoloPeoplePlaces) takes you with her on a trip through the Mekka of polo
The A Quechua Polo Seasonal Ticket is out now! You can play polo all week now (except Monday) for a monthly rate, starting at only EUR 149,-! In this blog post we summed up all the details regarding this polo seasonal ticket and which requirements there are to subscribe for the seasonal ticket.
Most people know this system from the gym: You pay a monthly rate and can go there and train as often as you want. Now, we adapted this modell for our poloclub and poloschool at Kumberg/Graz, Austria.
Extremely cold temperatures, much snow: For many, the late arriving of winter in Austria was a nightmare. For us at A Quechua, it has been a blessing: Snow Polo was played during the entire weekend. Polo, Friends and much Fun – that is what our poloclub and -school is all about! If the winter-like weather continues, we will also play snow polo on the upcoming weekend at poloclub Kumberg/Graz, Austria! Here are the best pictures of last weekend’s snow polo fun:
Let’s play polo 2018! Today we launched our 2018 Polo-Schedule with all dates for polo courses, polo tryout-days and other polo events at A Quechua Poloclub Kumberg/Graz this year. We already started the polo season at our poloclub. Due to the good weather conditions, we could play some Chukkers on the last two weekends with many friends and polistas.
What a day, what a wonderful event – the Horse Blessing at A Quechua Poloclub was amazing!
On December 26th, we invited for a horse blessing at our poloclub at Kumberg/Graz, Austria. Many people followed the invitation and spent an amazing afternoon with pony riding, music, snacks and drinks. Polo-program for 2018 is coming soon!
“Sun is shining, weather is sweet…” What
It is another big milestone for Austrian polo: A Quechua offers special polo courses for students of all Styrian Universities, in cooperation with the Polo Instructors and Players Association and the Sports Institute of the University (USI). The course will take place in October at the A Quechua Polo School Kumberg/Graz, Austria. The two days polo course will be held by A Quechua CEO and two times Snow Polo World Champion
On June 18th A Quechua and the renowned newspaper ‘Steirische Wirtschaft’ invited for the Entrepreneurs Polo Day 2017. Having wonderful weather we could welcome entrepreneurs from the entire country of Styria awaiting a fascinating day of polo. At the end of the day, everyone could already sit on the polo pony and make his or hers first swings on the polo field!
On June 17th, A Quechua, Knax Club and Spark7 invited for the Polo Kids Day 2017 at our poloschool at Kumberg/Graz, Austria. Many kids and teens from 6 to 14 years followed the invitation and could enjoy a great day playing polo and having fun.
On 11 a.m. two times Snow Polo World Champion Uwe Seebacher officially started the tryout day by introducing the kids to the history of polo. Having
There is a lot of action coming in the next weeks at our poloschool at Kumberg/Graz, Austria. While this weekend our lovely polo ponies can relax and fill up their batteries, the action starts on June 17th with the Kids & Teens Polo Tryout Day, followed by a polo day for entrepreneurs and managers and a polo beginners course. All courses and tryout-days will be guided by the two times Snow Polo World Champion Uwe Seebacher.
On June 17th, Knax Club, Spark7 and A Quechua invite for a free Polo Tryout-Day for kids and teens from 7 to 27 years at our poloschool at Kumberg/Graz. On this day, the participants will get an introduction to the history and the basics of polo, they can try the first swings and – of course – they can sit on the polo pony and try to score a goal. The aim of this event is to bring more and more kids and teens to the oldest teamsports in the world, polo. The event is
This Sunday we all say thank you to one special person: our beloved mother. Because we know that everybody wants to give his or her mother something special for mothers day, we come up with some really special gift: On the Facebook Page of our Austrian polo school you can win a free polo tryout-course for you and your mum! That means one day of horses, action and fun and an unforgettable experience for you and your mum. Here is what you have to do for winning this very special gift:
From April 27th to May 1st we represented polo on the Graz Spring Fair 2017. Beside many nationally and internationally renowned brands and companies like for example Tesla, our A Quechua Polo booth offered much information and latest polo fashion in a cozy and very stylish atmosphere. In addition to the usual program, we presented our new summer shirts and PIPA President Dr. Uwe Seebacher and PIPA Vice President Thomas Hofirek presented the new PIPA SPRING SEASONAL. Here are the best images:
From April 27th to May 1st we will present the new trendsport polo at one of Austrian biggest Fairs, the Spring Fair Graz. Beside renowned exhibitors like Tesla and leading Austrian companies, the A Quechua fair stand will offer much information, fun and action!
The A Quechua fair stand awaits you in a very stylish design! The design of the walls and the interior design will make you feel as if you were somewhere in Southern America. In addition to the cool design, attendees can
The snow is gone, it’s time for the grass, beach and arena polo season! We already started last weekend with two beginners who were testing our poloschool at Kumberg/Graz for the new issue of the PIPA Seasonal Magazine.In addition to the great news of the Polo Instructors & Players Association launching a new issue soon, we sum up all important dates and information regarding (A Quechua) polo for you in this post. You will find the first dates and courses of the polo season, information about the kids and youth summer camp, about our media analysis and why we are on the Spring Fair at Graz 2017.