Polo here in the Hindukush Mountains of Chitral is not just for the rich. Despite being dubbed 'the game of kings', in Chitral, Polo is not an elitist sport, often played in village square by people from all walks of life a village…"
"I think that everyone's wonderful, enthusiastic advice, about starting at the bottom etc, is missing the most important point - would you let this bloke groom for you?
Well, if you would, offer him a job taking care of your! ponies.
"well i think alfanso seems to be right never say die work hard from the bottom and show people you have the ability and courage to succeed and most importantly you will find many who will say you will never make to them you must say i will one day…"
"Alfonso Ruben Giannico's path to polo is laudable. However, assuming that you are no longer young, and perhaps you work and have other responsibilities, may I offer you another alternative. Perhaps it may not even apply to your location, but it…"
Hello everybody; if my question irritates you please dont be annoyed, i am asking the question because of what i did learnt from some people when they know that i am interested in polo, they told me that it is not meant for the poors like me.I was told that i need a horse, and other things ,all are expensive materials , but i am determined to make it ,but to be honest i sincerely discovered that it is not going to be an easy task at all for me .It is a must for me to prove that poverty is a…See More
"Never say never, I started my polo career at 53 years and am enjoying every minute. I spend every spare time I can stick and balling and on weekends or when we can playing chukkas, horses are wild African stock horses from western Sudan (prized in…"
"Polo is a game for both rich and poors. For those people whose sentiments for the kingly sport are rich, they will keep on playing it plus those who are rich. However, I do believe that being rich always suits a polo player."
"too right Inge - and it's not just pros. Personally i'd rather play in lacey pink knickers than body armour (and this is being written 3 days after my I got the cast off my hand and while still undergoing physio for a neck injury)
"PS im not rich or poor. ive ridden for yrs and spent my money wisely on lessons and visited argentina shopping in BA , and stayed with Alex Olmos on a block forntnight at his ranch in curozo.
It was a great experiance and id recommend it to…"
"I think its for all folk. some of the best players are from very normal backgrounds and get sponsored by wealthy folk to enable them to pay subs and purchase polo gear etc because they are dedicated and good players,some are rich and play well some…"
"Yea, Ricardo and I are good friend now, along with the rest of the family. They are members of the Santa Maria de Lobos Club, so we play a lot together and I have also played at the beach farm. Have we crossed paths and not know it? I am much better…"
Para empezar pon una photo tuya para que la jente te vea y te tome en serio. Segundo, que sabes de caballos? Si, esto es un deporte que requiere mucho dinero. Pero!!!!!! si deverda quieres meterte en el tema del polo primero, como en todo oficio teines que empezar desde abajo. Si tienes amor y trabajar duro para alguin que tiene caballos, quien sabe lo que puedes conseguir.