The field with is lined tall Crape Myrtle trees, which bud a beautiful pink and white in the spring. The ends of the field are dotted by the club's gorgeous signature Pampas Grass, which the logo is modeled after. On the side of the field is a hill with a Spanish-style pavilion for watching games, enjoying good food, and socializing with friends.
The mission of Stonebriar Polo Club is to provide high quality polo in a friendly environment. We hope to make your experience at Stonebriar as enjoyable and memorable as possible.
Polo is a team sport played on horseback in which the objective is to score goals against an opposing team. Sometimes called, "The Sport of Kings", it was highly popularized by the British. Players score by driving a small white plastic or wooden ball into the opposing team's goal using a long-handled mallet. The traditional sport of polo is played at speed on a large grass field up to 300 yards long, and each polo team consists of four riders and their mounts. In arena polo, only three players are required per team and the game usually involves more maneuvering and shorter plays at lower speeds due to space limitations of the arena. The modern game is played on horses. Polo is played professionally in 16 countries. It was formerly, but is not currently, an Olympic sport. Continue reading...
Also read Polo 101, from the U.S. Polo Association.