Lessons & Coaching (available May to September)  
   
 
Adrian Wade teaches all lessons, offering friendly coaching for any level of player, either individually or in a small group. Pony and equipment will be provided. Special introductory rates available.
 
Private Lessons approx 1 hr P.O.A. These lessons depend on individual progress and ability and will cover the following aspects:
For beginner players:
  • The basics of polo and equipment
  • On foot: use of a small hand mallet to learn how to hit the ball, and different types of polo shot
  • On the horse: learning how to ride polo style: correct position & balance, basic aids, holding the reins, stopping & turning
  • Putting it all together: hitting the ball and practising the polo swing on horseback
     
    For advanced players:
  • Polo riding
  • Polo swing, different polo shots, and overall technique
  • Rules of the game
  • Stick & Balling including the tactical aspects of: riding off, hooking, marking, individual & team strategy and play-making
     
    Private Lessons in USA
    Are available with Adrian in Palm Beach, Florida from December until April. Please contact for details.
     
    Instructional Chukkas
    Friendly, practise chukkas to sharpen your skills. Own horse or hired. Please contact for details.
     
    Please note:
  • It is best to wear riding boots or sturdy boots with a small heel, comfortable jeans, and bring a riding hat if you have one.
  • Pony Club Players are welcomed. Special rates with own horse
     
    Contact Adrian Wade now to book your lesson or if you are looking for the ideal gift, go to the Lesson Vouchers page.