The weekend of 7th & 8th July New Forest Polo Club hosted the Women's Festival Charity event. The tournament is part of the Hurlingham Polo Association (HPA) league organised by Women in Polo. It is designed to promote women in all all aspects of polo, from grass roots players to professionals and aims to raise the profile of women's po;o both in the UK and internationally.
The New Forest Polo Club's tournament raises money for the Women's Trust, a charity that helps women and their families to overcome the mental and emotional harm of domestic violence.
The following images are from the weekend of the Women's Festival.
Megan Barnes playing for New Forest Polo School Team
Bonnie Barnes of New Forest Polo School heads the chase
Hannah Parry-Jones for Akuma (pink shirt) with Lucy Bowman for Maiz Dulce.
Lucy Bowman for Maiz Dulce (yellow shirt) is chased by Beanie Bradley of Coombe Place Polo Team
Maiz Dulce winners of the Women's Festival is presented with the Trophy
All the teams that played at the Women's Festival: Maiz Dulce, Coombe Place, New Forest, Aveda, Akuma, Pro Fit and New Forest Polo School.