If you read our last blog, you know that polo pony cloning is not going away. So here are some things that we as a polo community need to be thinking about:
Breeding could get […]
When Dolly the sheep was first cloned in 1996, a horizon of new possibilities opened for polo. Not that anyone was considering sheep polo. But it didn’t take long for folks to start cloning polo […]
If you play polo, you’ve probably heard of Ignacio “Nacho” Figueras. And even if you don’t, chances are you’d recognize his face.
One of the world’s most photographed models, Nacho is the sultry brand ambassador for […]
Did you know your horse’s place in the pecking order might impact how he or she acts in a herd and therefore how well he or she plays polo?
Horses are highly relational herd animals and […]
As you learn polo, throw-ins might seem like just a break and restart of play at first. But actually, mastering the throw-in is a key part of good polo strategy and teamwork.
If your team can […]
Whether you have one polo pony or a big string, chances are it didn’t take long before you experienced some quirks in your mount’s approach to life.
These quirks become extra apparent—and tricky—when you have two […]
It’s April—the time of year when many of us are thinking about buying a new polo pony. Spring is in the air, promising a bright polo season ahead, and cold, muddy, miserable winter is behind […]
How does a good polo rider sit the canter? With his seat, of course!
“Wow, you guys are so helpful.” Haha. But in all seriousness, riding the canter well isn’t easy. Some ponies are smoother than […]