Articles tagged 'polo'

Of polo players and love for horses 2 July 2018 HARARE – The cost of buying a horse ranges between $25 000 and $30 000 locally while globally one has to part ways with around $150 000. On average in a polo four-chukka game requires one to have four horses for the average person in order to compete in a tournament. And it is for this reason ...
Bushman Rock hosts Ambassadors Cup 28 June 2018 HARARE - Some of the finest local polo players will be on show when Bushman Rock hosts the third edition of the Carrick Ambassadors Cup with the Meikle brothers being the major draw card. This year's event will be held at the usual place — Bushman Rock in Ruwa — on July 6 and 7 with a total of...
Young polo star defies age 9 July 2017 HARARE – Age is just a number when it comes to love and Nathan Stochill is applying the same principle to his fledgling polo career. The 14-year-old held his own at the Ambassador's Cup Polo Tournament held at Bushman Rock Safaris in Ruwa a fortnight ago playing against opponents some old enou...
Ambassadors Polo Cup kicks-off 30 June 2017 HARARE – It is amazing how only four players riding on horsebacks can play on a field nine times bigger than a football pitch. The answer to this question lies at Bushman Rock Safaris in Ruwa where the annual Ambassadors Polo Tournament kicks-off today. The four teams that will take part in...
Boost for Zim Polo 16 June 2017 HARARE - Argentinean brothers Pancho and Guillo Macloughlin will be hoping to defend their title during the annual four-team Ambassadors Cup Polo tournament set for Bushman Rock Polo Club this month. In last year's event the Macloughlins, who were part of the team EcoCash Kudus alongside two l...
All set for Polo tourney 6 June 2013 HARARE - The Zimbabwe youth development team will play their South Africa counterparts during the international polo tournament to be staged at Bushman Rock Polo Club this weekend. Bushman Rock, approximately 40km to the east of Harare, is a newly established club in Zimbabwe. The Omnia Zimbabwe ...