The Polo School

The Beaufort Polo School, is under the careful tutelage of Olivia Lamphee, HPA qualified instructor and manager of OKL Equestrian. She aims to continue the great reputation established by Claire Tomlinson and Caspar West whilst providing a fun and relaxed environment for young and new players to develop their skills. She is also a great supporter of the Pony Club, hosting and teaching many rallies in all disciplines. Olivia has also added two levels of Ladies polo in addition to the Victrix Ludorum, bringing Beaufort to the forefront of the Ladies Polo calendar.

Instruction is available all year round for all standards from beginners to advanced. Lessons are structured to suit each individual’s or group’s personal requirements and can cover the following: riding, hitting the ball, tactics, the rules of the game and stable management.

Individual Lessons

  • By arrangement courses can be organised for groups of up to 6 players for periods of 1 – 3 days.
  • The Wooden Horse is available for club members to use at all times.
  • Ponies also available for hire.
  • Children’s Club.


Indoor riding school (including heated viewing gallery), Wooden Horse, Stick & Ball and Practice ground (Summer only).


Pupils should have their own whip, sticks, boots and helmets. Sticks and whips can be borrowed by beginners for their first 3 lessons. Whips and sticks are available for sale at the club.Click Here

Fees (All Prices inclusive VAT)

Club Instructor Price HPA Team Coach Price
Individual 1 hour lesson £130 Individual 1 hour lesson £160
1 hour group lesson or riding lesson 2 persons or more £75 each 1 hour group or riding lesson 2 persons or more £95 each
Club Chukkas £120
Pre- paid Chukkas x10 £1,000
Match Pony Hire POA
Instructional Chukkas (Per session) £120
Pre- paid Instructional Chukkas x 10 £1,000
Instructional Chukkas (Own Pony) £45
Children’s Club Fees – approximately 60 – 90 minutes riding instruction and stable management, based on two or more children participating.
Children’s Club

(Including Pony)

Children’s Club

(Own Pony)

1 hour private hack in Westonbirt Arboretum



2 or more people £75 each

One hour group sessions covering everything from tacking up to match tactics. A fun and friendly atmosphere, open to all abilities. Own ponies welcome or ponies can be provided.

Other Services 

  • Full Livery
  • Transport
  • POA (dependent on distance)
  • Backing and schooling
  • POA

For further details, to book a lesson or for gift vouchers, please contact 01666 881254 alternatively contact Olivia Lamphee at