Compulsory microchipping to improve horse welfare

A new law requiring horse owners to microchip their animals has been introduced to prevent abuse and improve welfare. Earlier this year RSCPA released figures that showed that they rescued around 1,000 horses in 2017, to highlight the issue of horses being fly-tipped or dumped, often in horrific conditions. From October 2020 it will be mandatory for all owners…

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Nationals 2018 Results

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Congratulations to all our Nationals winners for 2018. Despite the weather being less than ideal, we battled through three days of great play, with over 200 players from across the UK. We would like to apologise for some of the confusion at prizegiving, unfortunately we had a lot of soggy scoresheets on Sunday which caused a few errors at the…

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UKPA Winter Nationals & SUPA-X Results

SUPA X

The culmination of our Winter arena season, the UKPA Winter Nationals took place at Onley Grounds on Saturday 28th April. The event ran as sectional, with teams of 3 players across six divisions, including the SUPA-X division for university teams, which is made possible by an organised horse hire service. SUPA-X is aimed at true beginners, so players must…

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Final Results for Spring League 2018

Arden Arena Leagues

The second ‘Spring League’ series, run by the Arden Arena Leagues team, proved to once again be a huge success this year. This popular format, which sees players, ran once a month during February, March and April this year, and saw the introduction of lead rein polocrosse alongside some of the UK’s top players taking part in the High…

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