Skidmore does not have an outdoor polo team because
it snows during most of our playing season. There is a great
deal of outdoor polo played on the local Skidmore and Whitney
Fields during the summer.
Rules: The number of players on a team is limited to four
in all games. Each team shall designate one player as its
Captain, who shall have the sole right to represent the team
and to discuss with the Umpire matters arising during the
game. Handicaps are assigned to each player based on skill
level. The aggregate handicap of a team must fall within the
limits specified for an event. No team whose handicap is higher
or lower than the specified limits shall be permitted to participate.
If a team has played a game in an event and has a player or
players subsequently raised in handicap resulting in the team's
total handicap being over the maximum handicap limit, the
team will be able to continue in only that event with the