Universities

Universities polo with SUPA

What we do

SUPA for Universities

Welcome to the Universities Section.

If your university is not currently a member, ask your Director of Sports to register and sign up. We hold two National Championships a year and friendly matches inbetween.  Our National Arena Championships are held at the beginning of February at Rugby Polo Club, spread over 4 days in 2 arenas.  We welcome universities and college players of all levels from all over the UK and competition is fierce.

In June we host the grass Championships at Offchurchbury Polo Club over 3 days and 2 pitches.    The sight of 400 players and 50 chukkas a day is awe inspiring.

During our Championships we host International tournaments and long standing friendships have been forged at our events.  Our themed player parties, organised by the venues are legendary!

You do not need to own a pony to be a part of the SUPA family.  There are plenty of Polo Schools out there, with brilliant coaches and lovely horses who will teach you and hire a pony to you so that you can compete.  To find your nearest affiliated club, HPA school/Academy visit the HPA website.

You can still join SUPA even if your university/college does not have a polo club, we welcome everyone of all abilities.

Welcome to the sport and fun of playing polo at University

The Section Manager for Universities is Nigel Mercer please see our contact page should you need to get in touch.

Nigel has been the Section Manager for Universities for the last 7 years.  Nigel has ridden all his life and played polo at Rugby Polo Club for the last 20 years.

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Polo playing Universities

Aberdeen University
Aberystwyth University
Contact: Emily Asprey
Bath Spa University
Contact: Victoria Joicey
Birmingham City University
Contact: Emma Hartles
Bournemouth University
Contact: Tamara Garvin
Brooksby Melton College
Contact: Andrew Speight
Cardiff University
Contact: Bilal Shamsi
City of Edinburgh Universities Officer Training Corps
Contact: Luke Craggs
Coventry University
Contact: Mohammed Dikko
Defence Academy
Contact: Monty Youngs
Durham University
Contact: George Simms
East India Club
Contact: Arsenio Solovyev
Edinburgh University
Contact: Alexandra Stewart
Exeter University
Contact: Nathalie Hyman
Glasgow University
Contact: Ishbel Henderson
Harper Adams University
Contact: Beth Blackman
Hartpurty University
Contact: Casey Jackson
Heriot-Watt University
Contact: Nathan Scott Mcfarlane Watson
Imperial College London
Contact: Constantin Scholz
Lancaster University
Contact: Helen Parkinson
Loughborough
Contact: Issie Watt
new college of the humanities
Newcastle University
Contact: Jessica Dodds
Norland College
Contact: Rosie Trembath
Oxford Brookes University
Contact: Izzy Muncaster
Regent's University London
Contact: Rafail Krasto
Royal Agricultural University
Contact: Taimur Noon
Royal Holloway, University of London
Contact: Charlie Robert Graham
Royal Miltary Academy Sandhurst
Contact: Sophie Heath
SAPA
Contact: Nigel Mercer
The Royal Veterinary College
Contact: Sophie Heath
The University of Birmingham
Contact: Elliott Rowe
The University of Sheffield
Contact: Greg Unwin
The University of St Andrews
Contact: Georgie Murrin
The University of the West of England
Contact: Richard Mills
University Centre Reaseheath
Contact: Tamsin Hill
University of Bath
Contact: Edward Webster
University of Brighton
Contact: Lucy Smith
University of Bristol
Contact: Phoebe Marot
University of California, Santa Barbara
Contact: Ok Sakuyama
University of Cambridge
Contact: Kate Garnett
University of Dundee
University of East Anglia
Contact: Katie Wilde
University of Essex
Contact: Sian Vann
University of Glasgow
Contact: Kelly Shaw
University of Gloucestershire
Contact: Emma Atkin
University of Greenwich
Contact: Adele Wilkinson
University of Hull
Contact: Holly Bennett
University of Kent
Contact: Archie Dunn
University of Leeds
Contact: Gladys Dannielle See
University of Leicester
Contact: Jessie Smart
University of Liverpool
Contact: Georgie Murrin
University of London
Contact: Daniel Dimitrite Smith
University of Manchester
Contact: Isabella Ford
University of Nottingham
Contact: Freddie Blanchard-Butter
University of Oxford
Contact: Tamara Gibbons
University of Plymouth
Contact: Amy Spin
University of Portsmouth
Contact: Lewis Cameron
University of Reading
Contact: Amy Hibbett
University of Southampton
Contact: Deep Shergill
University of Stirling
Contact: Holly gardiner
University of Surrey
Contact: Sarah Barnett-Tucker
University of Sussex
Contact: Sufi Haroon
University of Warwick
Contact: Robert Horney
University of Winchester
Contact: Amy Trapnell
University of York
Contact: Rachel Larson
Warwickshire College