Polo is an amazing sport with outstanding human and equine athletes, and the spotlight goes on those players at every match, but a big part of the celebration is about the fans at Saratoga Polo Association, and with the final weekend being a celebration of the 117th birthday of Saratoga Polo, fans will party with the SPA Anniversary Cup. As a special cap on the tournament, the weekend kicks off at Whitney Field by spotlighting one family with a named cup on September 4th, The Frolishes, and their avid polo fan sons Peter and Phillip, better known as the Duchenne Duo.
“The Duchenne Duo Cup on September 4th is our way of paying tribute to Saratoga Polo Association fans, the [...]
Piaget returned to the Equuleus Polo Club for the fourth consecutive year as the presenting sponsor of the Piaget Hamptons Cup. Partnering with polo superstar Nacho Figueras and polo enthusiasts Joe and Diana DiMenna, the Maison hosted an exhibition match benefiting Robin Hood, one of New York City’s largest poverty-fighting organizations. The event brought out families and guests including Piaget CEO, Philippe Léopold-Metzger, who was joined by social media stars and friends of the brand, Hanneli Mustaparta, Harley Viera-Newton, Pari Ehsan of Pari Dust, Athena Calderone of Eye Swoon as well as model Eric Rutherford, celebrity stylistRachel Zoe and husband Rodger Berman, Figueras’ [...]
In front of a large crowd, family and friends, Aspen Valley Polo Club ended the summer season Sunday with the Rocky Mountain Open.
The nation’s fastest growing polo club enjoyed its most successful season with several new sponsors, players, events and visiting teams including Valiente and Travieso.
Hawaii Polo Life, making its 2015 debut, captured the Rocky Mountain Open title with a thrilling 7-6 victory over FlexJet on Mariano Gracida’s game-winner in the final chukker.
Hawaii Polo Life (Melissa Ganzi, Chris Dawson, Mariano Gracida, [...]
Oak Brook Polo Club wins The Drake Challenge Cup in a nine chukker round robin tournament on British Day to end their season.
This last Sunday, a big crowd came out for British Day and the Drake Challenge Cup, which capped off another successful Oak Brook Polo season. British Day was the theme to acknowledge the British bringing the oldest team sport on Earth to the western hemisphere. The afternoon kicked in with all the pomp and circumstance of Bentley’s, Aston Martin’s and a fine pony parade with lots of red, white and blue throughout the Oak Brook Polo grounds. Commentator, Rob Wilkinson kept the crowd engaged for the round-robin match of 9 [...]
Current Standings Alegria/Valiente 1-1 Farmers and Merchants Bank 0-2 Klentner Ranch 2-1 Lucchese 1-1 Wildcat 2-1
Friday, August 21 2:00 Farmers and Merchants Bank vs. Lucchese 4:00 Klentner Ranch vs. Alegria/Valiente Sunday, August 23 11:00 Wildcat vs. Farmers and Merchants Bank 2:00 Alegria/Valiente vs. Wildcat Fall Polo
Jewelry by Gauthier Women’s Polo Tournament September 18-20 8-12 goal handicap 5-7 Goal Tournament League September 12-October 4 Last Chance Tournament October 10-11 Winter League Club Chukkers end of October-November Gulfstream Pacific Coast Open Results Click [...]