Kirsten Ludwig | U.S. POLO ASSN.


Kirsten Ludwig

Los Angeles, CA

Kirsten’s polo career started at the young age of 7. Daughter of renowned polo instructor Rege Ludwig, Kirsten began playing junior polo at the Eldorado Polo Club. Kirsten initially started teaching polo with her father at his annual Virginia Polo Clinic in 1996 in Charlottesville, VA. Finding a love of teaching Kirsten continues to teach at California Polo Club, where she has been since 2013. In 2017 Kirsten was recognized for outstanding teaching at the College of the Canyons where she teaches science. Kirsten has been a member of the USPA for over 20 years and currently serves on the USPA Equine Welfare Committee.

What has been one of your favorite teaching memories?

“I taught my husband to play and he did not kill or divorce me.”