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Address: Swinford Stables Nortons Lane | Norton's Lane, Great Barrow, Chester CH3 7JZ, England
Phone Number: +44 7958 159876
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The polo academy is offering outstanding tuition for all levels of rider...

The polo academy is offering outstanding tuition for all levels of rider and player, including absolute beginners with no riding experience wanting a 'taste' of one of the most glamorous, fast-paced and skillful sports in the world.

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A great hen party activity!

We have a very happy hen after our visit to J F Academy!!! Thanks James, very professional and great ponies!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 June 2016
DCP1989
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

We have a very happy hen after our visit to J F Academy!!! Thanks James, very professional and great ponies!

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Resting my aching muscles after having the most fantastic day at J F Polo Academy!! I was given the experience day by my husband and mum for a birthday present and what a preset it was. I was made to feel at home the instant that I arrived at the yard. Everyone there is friendly, helpful and make you feel... More 

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Northern Cyprus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

A great experience on what was probably the best day of 2015 weather wise. All the staff were very friendly and James was excellent at making sure we got the best out of our day. Everyone was well suited to the horses they were given and it was all just a very enjoyable experience that I would encourage anyone to... More 

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1 Thank BJJNCyp
Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

I booked a polo lesson for my boyfriend's birthday and we went together. James was lovely, very professional and knowledgeable. We had a great time.

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3 Thank woodcockdaniels
Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

I have had a couple of lessons in the so i wasn't expecting this experience to be any different form the norm. Well it was!!! I have to say the instruction was clear, very informative and professional. James clearly knows his sport well and educated me a lot more than i had been in the past about technique but also... More 

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3 Thank Billy C
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

I found the J F Polo Academy on-line and decided to treat myself and my friends to a day out. We were all novice riders and hadn't done anything like this before but we when we spoke to James and Jenna they reassured us that we would be ok. The horses were fantastic, very sensible and responsive. The staff were... More 

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1 Thank Mary C
Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

First try at polo was amazing, great grooms, great instruction, not pretentious like people would think. Service was amazing. I have been a few times now, doing friday night chukkas followed by a BBQ in the sun, cannot beat it. Nowhere near as expensive as people would think!

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1 Thank Ryanoller
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Had the best time Eva and every one really friendly and happy have chat I would go again and horse all well look after 👍 can't wait go again

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

I have recently had a lesson at JF Polo Academy and I honestly say the day was amazing from start to finish. I felt so welcome upon arrival and it was lovely to see such a clean and happy working environment. The horses where all clean and happy and I was greeted by very friendly grooms, james him self and... More 

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1 Thank Oliviaatlas10
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

I had never ridden before so was a little nervous but on arrival I was greeted by Jenna and instantly felt welcomed. When I went to the stables I met James, the instructor and Jenna's husband. I was shown my horses and the lesson began. I had a brilliant time and will definitely going back! Jenna and James were so... More 

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