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Olympic stars and jockeys play at Gloucestershire Festival of Polo

The spotlight will be on a number of famous jockeys as they take on some Olympic stars today in aid of the Bath Rugby Foundation

The Gloucestershire Festival of Polo starts today and runs over the weekend with a highlight being the Maserati Royal Charity Trophy tomorrow.

Today, the spotlight will be on a number of famous jockeys as they take on some Olympic stars in aid of the Bath Rugby Foundation. The Jockeys vs Sporting Legends match will see the likes of Grand National winner Marcus Armytage come up against Victoria Pendleton.

Others taking to the field include jockeys Mark Bradburne, Dominic Elsworth and Sam Thomas, who share countless winners between them. Olympic silver pentathlete Heather Fell and Olympic hurdler Lawrence Clarke will also play.


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