Cedar   Valley               Polo     Club

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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.

Tammy Van der Burgt

General Manager

Tammy started to play polo in 1990 with the Governor General Horse Guards in Newmarket Ontario. Tammy with her husband Phil started the Cedar Valley Polo Club in 2005 to have fun polo for all ages. Tammy has been training and retraining horses for 25 years. Tammy manages the training, breeding, and all horse care for the Cedar Valley Polo Club.

Hailey Van der Burgt

Assistant Trainer

Hailey has been playing for 6 yrs and is rated one of the top woman players in Ontario. This young lady has won the all star award for the last 3 years from the USPA I/I Program, Has won the highest rated WCT 16 goal in Canada and USA. Hailey also the played in the NYTC that plays the top 8 players in Canada  under the age of 20 in 2015 & 2016.