Flood Lit Arena Polo
Islamabad Club organized first Flood Lit Arena Polo Championship of Pakistan at Islamabad Club Polo Arena on Friday June 27, 2014.
Polo players trained at the ...Islamabad Club Polo academy and other professional polo players participated in this tournament.
The following four teams participated in the tournament:
BLUE TEAM: Arsalan Najeeb, Malik Salaar, Malik Mateen
WHITE TEAM: Col Atif Khan, Dr.Aamir Mateen ,Jalal
BLACK TEAM: Major Rab Nawaz Tiwana, Ali Naveed,Mustafa
RED TEAM: Usman, Raja Naveed, Hamza Haya-U-Din
The blue team won the tournament by defeating the black team in the final by seven goals.
The tournament was watched by Polo players, Islamabad Club members and people from all walks of life who enjoyed and appreciated the efforts of Islamabad club in promoting Arena Polo in Pakistan. The club plans to hold more arena polo tournaments in the near future as well.
The Club is operating a polo academy which is functional since March. A large number of aspiring polo players have received training at the academy under the guidance of two well known English coaches Mr. Marcus Hancock and Mr. Adriano Di Gianvittorio.
The next coaching session at the polo academy begins on September 15, where these students will receive an advanced level of training to enhance their skills while a new group of enthusiastic beginners is expected to join the academy to learn the basic skills of the sport.
Sanding Riding School:
In order to provide a much safer place for the very young children to learn riding one of the green Paddocks has been converted into a 'Sanded Riding School' at 'Islamabad Club Riding Section'. Now children can learn riding in a safe and comfortable environment.
For registration please contact: Riding Club Reception: 051-8435650 or Lt. Col. (R) Nadeem Nazir Gill, Riding Manager: 051-8435652