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  1. Argentina pays tribute to Polo pioneer Sir Charles “COW” Williams

    The Polo community of Barbados not long, just experienced a special evening of camaraderie at Holders Polo Field. “Different Strokes. The Polo Edition“, organized by the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Barbados Inc. under the patronage of Her Excellency, Dame Sandra Mason, included two exhibition matches, live DJ music, and auctions and raffles. The tribute […]

    May 6, 2019PoloNo comments

    Defending champions Samurai have flown in South African hard hitter and handicap five player, Lance Watson, for the Kenya International 14-Goal Polo tournament which took place at Nairobi Polo Club (NPC) on the 21st. Club captain, Raphael Nzomo, said his team are lucky to have secured the services of the high profile goal scorer who […]

    September 24, 2018PoloNo comments

    There were thrills and spills this weekend at Holders Hill during the finale between Canada and Barbados. In the warm up match between Unna and Port Ferdinand, Pablo Crespin had a tumble from his horse in the second chukka. Canada gave Barbados a similar drubbing where the Maple Leafs made 7 to the 3 Barbados […]

    February 14, 2018Featured, PoloNo comments
  4. “Barbados Partners with Connecticut Polo Club” by Brian Major

    Caribbean destinations have often sought to use island sporting events as another way to encourage North American travelers to visit. But the significant gap between Americans’ sports preferences and their island counterparts has often hindered that. Until now… “The sport of kings has a long heritage in Barbados, where it was first played in 1884 […]

    September 4, 2017Breaking News, Featured, PoloNo comments
  5. ICBL Family Fun Walk & Run 2015: Celebrity Participants 1

    Seems Polo Stalwart Stewart Gill (left) is straining to make sure this boy does not beat him to a finish, LOL!

    April 28, 2015Photo Gallery, PoloNo comments
  6. “Highest level of polo” at UNNA/ICBL’s Cheshire Tour

    UNNA Luxury Resorts & Residences and ICBL are joint title-sponsors of the Barbados Polo Club’s annual four-game tournament against the Cheshire Polo Club, which starts at the Club’s Holders Polo Field in St James on Sunday (March 1st) and will include at least one 12-goal match, “the highest level of polo seen in the island […]

    February 27, 2015PoloNo comments
  7. UNNA ICBL Cheshire Tour at Holders, this Sunday March 1st!

    Join ICBL this Sunday March 1st for the start of the UNNA ICBL Cheshire Tour at Holders! See you at Holders for another great Sunday!

    February 27, 2015Photo Gallery, PoloNo comments
  8. Roger Gooding Memorial Trophy: Six-goal tournament’s Finale is Sat. 28th at Apes Hill

    ICBL’s 2015 Roger Gooding Memorial Trophy, which kicked off on Tuesday 17th February, is co-hosted by the Apes Hill Club with the Barbados Polo Club, there are seven teams taking part, and handicaps of up to 6 goals. On Thursday 19th, the Apes Hill Polo White foursome gained a victory then, overcoming the Range Rover […]

    February 22, 2015PoloNo comments
  9. Roger Gooding Memorial Tournament good for sponsorship – ICBL vows support from present through 2018

    At least one polo tournament doesn’t have to worry until 2018 – especially when sponsorship can be hard to earn… The move is provided by an agency whose reputation of always being there when needed most comes to the fore yet again… Continuing as title sponsor for the Roger Gooding Memorial Trophy, the Insurance Corporation […]

    February 17, 2015PoloNo comments
  10. Roger Gooding Memorial Chukkas, Apes Hill, St James (See Flyer for Dates & Venues)

    Tuesday marks the beginning of the Roger Gooding Memorial Tournament! ICBL looking forward to seeing you and your family and pals there! 3:15 pm is first match, with Bar and Food on sale!

    February 16, 2015Photo Gallery, PoloNo comments
  11. Barbados Polo Club celebrates on & off the field

    The Barbados Polo Club’s 2015 season has opened in fine style. Huge crowds have gathered to watch action-packed games at the Holders Polo Field, while innovative off-field activities and promotions have helped launch the Club’s campaign to broaden the appeal of the game. Last Sunday (February 1), one local and two international tour matches were […]

    February 4, 2015PoloNo comments
  12. The Barbados Polo Club enters the 2015 season

    When the first of three matches against The Villages team from Florida launches the Barbados Polo Club’s 2015 season next Tuesday (January 27), it will mark the start of an exciting new phase in the life of this historic organization. A series of action-packed games will thrill the crowds at Holders Polo Field, while the […]

    January 25, 2015PoloNo comments
  13. Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series day 4 – Mount Gay Rum Round Barbados Race preparations

    After three days of intense Coastal racing in the Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series, many sailing teams were keen to make the most of today’s lay day activities. This headline event , which traditionally takes place on a public holiday to celebrate Errol Barrow Day (the birthday of the first Prime Minister of Barbados, […]

    January 21, 2015PoloNo comments
  14. Chukkas for charity in Scotiabank Rotary West Polo Classic

    There will be all to play for in final polo match of the season this Saturday as the chukkas will be for charity. For the second year running, Scotiabank and Rotary West have teamed up to sponsor the last polo of the season match in aid of Rotary West’s charitable projects. Rotary West’s polo committee […]

    April 14, 2014EventsNo comments
  15. SERIOUS ACCIDENT AT GROVES: Polo player one of a 3 way collision

    A serious accident occurred about 7.50 am on Tuesday February 11, 2014, on Groves Road, St. George, involving three vehicles. First vehicle, an SUV, was driven by Philip Tempro, of Buttals, St. George. He was not injured. Second vehicle, a panel van, was driven by Adam Corbin of Blowers, St. James. He received head injuries, […]

    February 12, 2014Controversy, PoloNo comments
  16. “Yuh Got To Pay!” Laff It Off 2014: Hilarious but One Sided – Gov’t gave too much material?

    If one watches Rick Mercer or Jon Stewart with regularity you realise these dudes when looking at the inefficiencies of Government will rake their claws on the ruling side with equal alacrity as those opposing or in the minority, but it is funny every time – here at we try to do the same […]

    January 29, 2014Culture, ReviewNo comments
  17. Mount Gay Round Barbados Race preparations – Crews enjoy layday Mount Gay Rum distillery visit and polo match: Sue Pelling Update

    While some crews spent the day preparing their yachts for the grand Mount Gay Round Barbados Race tomorrow, the majority of teams took full advantage of their well-deserved lay day. After three days of intense Coastal racing in the new format Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series, crews were happy to take time out and […]

    January 21, 2014PoloNo comments
  18. Three days of spectacular sailing at Mount Gay Round Barbados Race: Winners confirmed in Coastal Series

    Sailing conditions on the third and final day of Coastal racing at the Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series was spot on once again with a good breeze, sparkling sunshine and courses set on the vibrant, turquoise waters of the south coast. The breezy conditions, although slightly less gusty than the previous day, still caught […]

    January 19, 2014SportsNo comments
  19. Did you expect to find a story on Barbados Polo Club Vs. Villages Polo Club? Instead, a so-called Rich Girl spoiled it…

    There was an item here how Harry Manning, Wayne Archer, Louis (Guille) Clerici and Lucas Nicolao were playing in Florida, but the person who I got the item from is very annoyed I did so… Angelique Bjerkhamn-Edwards, who was Public Relations Officer for the Equestrian Association when the confusion with Natya Soodeen broke out, was cruel I got […]

    November 17, 2013Controversy, PoloNo comments
  20. Colombian Emeralds International wows crowd at Apes Hill Polo, Barbados!

    The signature look of Lauren G Adams jewelry is bright color and graceful prints brought to life in high quality enamel and metal. The designs are always feminine with an urban, edgy twist on classic aesthetics; rich ornate patterns are paired with texture and movement… It’s all about the details! The beauty of Lauren G […]

    April 14, 2013Fashion, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. Barbadian Band NexCyx at Apes Hill, fresh after their Ryan Seacrest victory…

    How do you define NexCyx? This group is amazing – be it their covers of not only “Moves Like Jagger,” which earned them International fame on Ryan Seacrest’s website, or their original material like Queen, Gossip Girl or Nightclub Superheroes they have the jams and the chops! Their lead singer Mahalia Cummins has quite a […]

    April 14, 2013Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  22. First Citizens’ Barbados Open – 17th March Polo Action: Bamboo Collection March 19, 2013Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  23. First Citizens’ Barbados Open – 17th March Polo Action: More Mallets March 19, 2013Photo Gallery, PoloNo comments
  24. First Citizens’ Barbados Open – 17th March Polo Action: Shopping Between Chukkas March 19, 2013Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. First Citizens’ Barbados Open – 17th March Polo Action: I got it! March 19, 2013Photo Gallery, PoloNo comments