The British Beach Polo Championships
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Preparations are underway to create the biggest beach polo event in the world to mark the 10th Anniversary of the renowned British Beach Polo Championships held at Sandbanks, Poole, UK.
On 7-8 July the British Beach Polo Championships will stage a four-team main competition, with university and junior matches, international beach volleyball and other spectacles not least the polo pony v 4x4 charity race. With live and DJ music, a retail village and a range of bars and catering options all guests are looked after extremely well. This year sees a larger public viewing area after 2016's scorching heat attracted 1000's of Sandbanks beachgoers to catch a glimpse of the action from outside the event perimeter.
World class polo professional and beach polo specialist Jamie Morrison will be training his best 'string' of ponies in an attempt to retain the title. Morrison says: 'Sandbanks Beach Polo is a phenomenal event. My players thoroughly enjoy the level of competition, the size and enthusiasm of the crowd and spending a few days in a magical part of Dorset overlooking Poole Harbour and Old Harry Rocks'. Former winner and Captain of the Welsh polo team Ricky Cooper will not be giving Jamie's team an easy ride: 'This will be my 7th year competing at Sandbanks. This is Formula 1 polo! The 10th anniversary is going to be very special.'
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