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!
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Right after Christmas, on December 26th, A Quechua Poloclub invites for a horse blessing at Kumberg/Graz, Austria. Beside the lovely polo ponys of the poloclub and -school, also non polo players and riders can bring their horses to get them blessed by the pastor. The poloclub offers music, snacks and drinks for all guests. In addition, the first 10 persons get an A Quechua (Link Intern) Christmas package and kids can ride on the polo ponys.