The Club is famous for providing the best day's out for groups large and small - whether it be a company wishing to entertain clients or offer a team building day with a difference, the club is experienced in providing unique polo days.
As part of the "Learn to Play Polo" Experience, we will lead your group through a graduated programme of learning the rules and tactics, the polo swing and polo riding.
Learn the rules & tactics
Practice on foot
Learn how to ride your pony
Enjoy your first game!
Our unique Learn-to-Play Polo Experience combines a very different learning experience with beautiful surroundings and top class hospitality. It is an ideal solution for:
Client hospitality, networking and relationship building events
Staff incentives and family fun days
Example day's can be found below and the club can also cater for large groups wishing to provide additional entertainment and activities during the day.
The Chukka Challenge
9.30am: Registration in Clubhouse for coffee, danishes, newspapers, Juice.
9.45am: Introduction - a basic introduction to the game – theory & tactics and history.
10:15am: Polo hitting - instruction on the four polo shots and practice at hitting the ball standing on a crates. Practice the polo swing without worrying about the horse.
10:45am: On the horses - mount up for polo riding instruction.
11:00am: Stick and ball – practice hitting the ball from your pony.
12.00pm: Chukka challenge – everyone has the opportunity to play a 'mini game' with an instructor on each team. The team scoring most goals wins. Your opportunity to experience the tactics and team play involved in playing the game
1.00pm: Lunch in the marquee - two courses suitable for season with wine and beer.
"This day worked perfectly for our team with just half a day out of the office - we couldn't believe how competitive we were during our first ever match!"
9.30am:Registration in clubhouse for Coffee, danishes, newspapers, Juice.
10.15am: Introduction to the day, meet instructors and divide into groups which are rotated through the disciplines of learning to play polo.
12.30pm: Chukka challenge – everyone has the opportunity to play a 'mini game' with an instructor on each team. The team scoring most goals wins. Your opportunity to experience the tactics and team play involved in playing the game.
1.30am: Lunch in the marquee - two courses suitable for the season with wine and beer served.
2.45pm: Match of the day - A team of professionals will represent your company, in corporate colours, as they challenge Ascot Park - watch the game at full speed as played by professional players and club members. wine and beer available throughout.
4.00pm: Afternoon Tea and champagne prize giving for both chukka challenge and exhibition matches with engraved silver prize for winners of Chukka challenge. Rosettes for all.
"What a way to spend a day! Not only playing our own game of polo but being able to watch our very own private match - the professionals certainly put our newly found skills to shame!"
“The polo was the single most exciting thing I have done in the last 10 years. Everybody was overwhelmed with the excitement and the great handling of ourselves by the Ascot Park people, WOW!”