WTR Accomplishments

Work To Ride Accomplishments & Acclaim

  • 1999 Work to Ride made history with the first African-American Polo team in the nation.
  • 2003 Work to Ride featured on HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel.
  • 2004 Work to Ride  featured in Sports Illustrated by acclaimed sports writer Gary Smith.
  • 2005 & 2011 & 2012 Work to Ride Eastern Regional Interscholastic Polo Tournament Champions
  • 2005 Work to Ride’s Jabarr Rosser voted #1 National Interscholastic Polo All Star player.
  • 2006 Work to Ride was featured on HBO’s Real Sports for an update on the 2003 airing
  • 2007 Work to Ride featured on MSNBC’s “The Today Show.”
  • 2008 Work to Ride included in The Horse exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History , NY, NY
  • 2008 –  2013 WTR team’s compete in the Unicef Cup & Emir of Katsina Charity Shield, Nigeria, Africa
  • 2010 Sydney Rutledge and Teenie Jeannie win DVPTP  small pony championship
  • 2011 Cowtown/WTR wins National Interscholastic Polo Championship becoming the 1st African American team to do so
  • 2011 WTR’s Kareem Rosser and Daymar Rosser #1 and #3 National Interscholastic All Star Players
  • 2011 WTR’s Kareem Rosser awarded Polo Training Foundation Male Interscholastic Polo Player of the year 2011
  • 2011 WTR’s Kareem Rosser featured on ESPN’s E60 October 2011
  • 2011 WTR’s Kareem Rosser plays for USPA in Junior Tournament at Metropolitan Polo club, Tianjin, China
  • 2012 WTR”S Daymar Rosser, Brandon Rease and Julia Smith SE Regional All Star Players
  • 2012 Cowtown/WTR wins National Interscholastic Polo Championship 2nd year in a row
  • 2012 WTR’s Daymar  Rosser and Julia Smith  #2 and #3 National Interscholastic All Star Players
  • 2015 Kareem Rosser and Colorado State University win USPA National Polo Collegiate Champions
  • 2015 Kareem Rosser named Polo Training Foundation Male Intercollegiate Polo Player of the Year
  • 2015 Shariah Harris places 3rd in the Retired Race Horse project polo division, Kentucky Horse Park 
  • 2016 HBO Real Sports update with Bryant Gumball
  • 2016 Shariah Harris receives scholarship to Cornell University
  • 2016 Daymar Rosser playes in SUPA Collegiate Challenge, England
  • 2016 Shariah Harris receives Polo Training Foundation Female Interscholastic Polo Player of the Year 
  • 2016 Marc Harris, Shariah Harris polo trip to Argentina 
  • 2017 Daymar Rosser & teammates at Roger Williams University win United States Polo Association National Intercollegiate Polo Championship
  • 2017 Shariah Harris breaks barrier to become 1st African American Female play 20 goal polo