Club Information & F.A.Q.
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Club Contacts & Key People
Jamie Douglas – Club Chairman
James Douglas – HPA Coach & Polo Manager
Rebecca Archer – Club Secretary
Hiro Suzuki – Events Manager
Sophie St Clair Tisdall – Welfare Officer
Club F.A.Q & Useful Information
How Do I Become a Member?
For new membership enquires please see the contact page for details of the club secretary
Students may play with their own ponies or hire from the club provided they have a SUPA membership but should in all cases contact the club secretary if they have not played at Edinburgh before.
Are Beginners Welcome?
James has coached beginners of all ages and often takes student lessons through the season for universities as well as individual lessons.
To find out more please contact James Douglas on our ‘Contact Page’.
Do I Need My Own Equipment?
For members wishing to play regularly you are required to have your own equipment even if you are hiring horses, the club does have a limited number of mallets but it is advisable you have your own. It is also required that you have your own; helmet, knee pads, riding boots and gloves.
Here is a list of the current Polo Helmets that meet approval.
Charles Owen Palermo Polo PAS015:2011 and VG1 01.040-2014
Charles Owen Polo Edition PAS015:2011 and VG1 01.040-2014
Charles Owen Young Rider Polo PAS015:2011 and VG1 01.040-2014
Armis PAS015:2011 and VG1 01.040-2014
GPA Speed Air/X2 UTAC/CRITT 04/2015
Please see the following links for online shops that stock polo kit.
What Can I Expect?
The club offers a casual atmosphere during Chukkas and requests only that members bring white or blue polo-shirts to play in. Due to the nature of farm Chukkas its best to keep your whites safe for tournaments!
Can I Bring My Own Ponies or Keep Them At The Club?
The Club does not accept non-polo liveries. For more information contact the polo manager.
- Student Hire £35 per Chukka
- Non Student Hire £45 Per Chukka
all prices include VAT
When Do Chukkas Take Place?
Where Does the Club Play?
Chukkas are usually played on Wednesday evenings and at weekends, the club also hosts regular ladies only chukkas on Tuesday or Thursday evenings.
To view the map of the clubs facilities click here