|Thu 22nd Nov 2018|
Women’s Arena Polo Series
The Ladies Nations Cup marks the series beginning
The Ladies Nations Cup 2018 will see England go head-to-head against Scotland on the 25 November at The Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club in the first tournament of the newly launched Women’s Arena Polo Series. The Women’s Arena Polo Series will see a total of six women’s arena tournaments played throughout the season at clubs around the UK.
The Women’s Arena Polo Series is the only ladies’ polo tour of its kind in the UK and has been established to provide a platform for ladies polo, patrons and players. The Ladies Nations Cup is focussed particularly on younger professional players to help give them the exposure they need to showcase their talent and its future ambitions will be to host a number of national teams. The Women’s Arena Polo Series will be played at The Berkshire, Hickstead, Ash Farm and Westcroft Park Polo Club, starting on 25 November with The Ladies Nations Cup and ending on 4 March at Ash Farm Polo Club.
At 1pm on 25 November England and Scotland will take to the arena for the first ever Ladies Nations Cup. Afterwards there will be the presentation and drinks in the Clubhouse where everybody is welcome to join to watch the game and celebrate afterwards.
The Women’s Arena Polo Tour are as follows:
8-9 Hickstead Ladies Tournament, Hickstead Polo Club
Westcroft Ladies Tournament, Westcroft Park Polo Club
19-24 British Open, Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club
23-26 Minutti Ladies Cup for the Ladies British Open, Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club
3-4 Ash Farm Ladies Tournament, Ash Farm Polo Club
The teams for the inaugural Ladies Nations Cup are as follows:
Flannels England (7): Nell Jacobs (2), Lolly Stanhope-White (3) & Charlotte Sweeney (2)
Kirriemuir Scotland (7): Rosie Ross (3), Kirsty McBride (2) & Izzy McGregor (2)
Photograph: The Ladies Nations Cup will take place on 25 November as part of the inaugural Women’s Arena Polo Series. By Cymon Skinner Photography