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We have a new blog..

..and I should have posted this years (literally) ago.  If any readers havent realised and found our new blog then you are going to have a lot of catching up to do. The new blog is https://ontheyard.wordpress.com Enjoy!

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So the polocrosse season..

..is almost over and after the nationals last weekend there is only one more tournament to do.  The Northern Lions Polocrosse Club have had a great year finishing with a brilliant win at lower c grade in a thrilling final … Continue reading

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What a busy time..

..we have had.  We have hardly been at home.  We owe Mollie Robyn and Beki a big thank you for keeping the horses and yard running whilst we have been away in England. The last blog post celebrated Hamish’s birthday … Continue reading

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Apologies to the rest of the camp..

..at the Pony Club Polocrosse Home International.  Today is Hamish’s 18th birthday and this would traditionally be celebrated with a bottle of champagne tonight.  However as he and the rest of the Scottish polocrosse team are playing England tomorrow at … Continue reading

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Gravity 1..Olivia nil..

Whilst we were training this afternoon on the full pitch.  It was the numbers game in pairs using the 30 yard line.  Four players went out at maximum speed chasing the ball and only three came back with whitty tanking … Continue reading

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Between lessons yesterday..

..we were busy packing the horse lorry ready for our trip today. We are away for almost a week and have 5 horses to look after. So today we headed off at 10am to Chester along with the riders and … Continue reading

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Polocrosse boot camp..

..has got us geared up for the Polocrosse Home International.  The weather wasn’t as great as last year and there was no swimming in the river in the evenings.  The older riders got into the field on the Thursday and … Continue reading

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After a great weekend..

..In Doncaster at the Great Northern Tournament where the Northern Lions were playing out in force. Well as m7ch force as a smal club could be. We had a great weekend with an impromptu change in strips for the old … Continue reading

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On Monday we drove..

..this home.. ..its our new horse lorry with a living. On Sunday night we got the train down to Peterborough and then picked the lorry up on Monday and drove it home last night. We are very excited about using … Continue reading

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Special delivery..

..last week of arena surface.. ..and as it was team showjumping at pony club last night we built the course around the pile of surface.  The lovely dry weather has really helped with the arena surface and we were able … Continue reading

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