Old Felstedians v Old Stortfordians Polo Match


Sunday 19 May 2024 at Silver Leys Polo Club (Pitch 1)

Come and support your Old Felstedian Polo Team as they face Old Stortfordians in the ‘local derby’ for the Schools Polo Challenge and Gilbey Trophy.

The Old Felstedian Team:

Ruby Smith (mn14-19)
Will Hopkins (ac09-11)
Sam Wisbey (fdc11-18)
Grant Polkinghorne (hc08-13)

This historic game continues to be a popular fixture in the Felstedian sporting calendar. The last match, in May 2022, was a victory for Felsted! Who will take the trophy this year?

There will also be a match between Felsted School and Cambridge University earlier in the day, which you are welcome to attend and support. 

The following students will be representing Felsted School:

1st team 
Dixie Z
Ben H  (Capt)
Monty T (Prep)
Mikayla I W

2nd team 
Seren T
Ella F
Abi S (Capt)
Eva P

Also playing 
Todd N (Prep)

Highlights of the day:

  • 2.00pm - Felsted School v Cambridge University
  • 3.45pm - Old Felstedians v Old Stortfordians
  • Pony rides
  • Animal corner
  • Car v horse races
  • Mounted games
  • Cheerleading
  • Classic car meet
  • Live music

For entry to the event, you can purchase tickets at the gate on the day for £5 each, or online in advance via the Silver Leys website. The Felsted community has been offered a special 50% discount for memberships, which start at £20 for General Memberships (£10 with the discount). The discount code is: ALUMNIMATCH2024

For lunch, there is a sit-down, two-course dining opportunity priced at £45 per head, which must be pre-booked via the Silver Leys website. (You do not need to be a member to dine.)

Or, you can reserve a pitchside spot for your own picnic for £20, in addition to the membership admission fee.

Further details about this anticipated event can be found on the Silver Leys website.


Interested in playing for the Old Felstedian Polo Team?

If you have any questions or if you’re interesting in playing for the Old Felstedian Polo team, please contact Verity Stone in the Development Office via ofs@felsted.org or call +44(0)1371 822 645, who will pass on your details on to the event organisers who are finalising the team members.