Phil Van der Burgt
Head Coach and Trainer
Phil learned to play polo in 1992 with the Governor General Horse Guards in Newmarket, Ontario after watching his wife Tammy on the polo field. After 3 years, he began to play internationally, competing against teams from around the world. In 1998 Phil started playing as a professional polo player as well as buying and training young horses with his wife Tammy. Together they focused on breeding and developing top polo horses. Since starting the Cedar Valley Polo Club Phil has focused on developing new polo players through coaching and clinics.