Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) May 28, 2014
The Greenwich Polo Club is set to host its opening match of the summer season on June 1st, 2014. Sunday’s match, which is open to the public, will feature Greenwich-based team White Birch vs. CT Energia.
“We’re proud to announce the start of our 33rd season of polo at the Greenwich Polo Club,” said Peter Brant, founder of the Greenwich Polo Club. “Whether you’re a first time spectator or a veteran polo fan, we invite you to experience the thrill of high goal polo played at the most beautiful venue in the Northeast.”
The Greenwich Polo Club hosts regularly scheduled Sunday polo matches throughout the summer. These matches are open to the public. Guests may choose to purchase tickets to one of the many wonderful charitable benefits offered this season or buy general admission tickets at the gate for $40 per car. Gates open at 1pm with matches beginning at 3pm. The field address is 1 Hurlingham Drive, Greenwich, CT 06831.
2014 Season Highlights Include:
Sunday, June 1st Opening Day – Bogner will be showcasing its new line of summer and golf wear in a pop-up tent.
Sunday, June 8th -- Serendipity magazine will host Horsing Around for Charity with proceeds going to the Pegasus Foundation.
Sunday, June 15th Father’s Day -- Extra hands will be available to help Dads and Moms enjoy the day. Bell Family Company will provide on-the-spot child assistance from their hand-picked, referral only network (inquire at check in). The day will also include a special children’s polo clinic and Father’s Day giveaways.
Sunday, June 22nd Hat Day -- Watch polo in style! Wear your finest topper and compete for prizes.
Sunday, June 13th Tailgate Day -- Tailgating is a time-honored tradition at Greenwich Polo. Come prepared to show off your hosting skills by tailgating and picnicing on the field. Prizes will be awarded for the best spread!
Sunday, August 31st -- Virginia's House of Hope Charity will host its Polo Benefit for Hope at noon.
Sunday, September 7th -- Royal Salute will host its annual 20 goal USPA Royal Salute Jubilee Cup.
About Greenwich Polo Club:
Established in 1981 by Peter Brant, the Greenwich Polo Club is the venue for high-goal polo in the Northeast. Nestled in the beautiful backcountry of Greenwich, CT and internationally recognized for its rosters of legendary teams and players, Greenwich Polo Club hosts public USPA high-goal polo matches on Sundays throughout the summer. For more information, images, player information and team stats about Greenwich Polo Club, please visit greenwichpoloclub.com, follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook and Instagram. #GreenwichPolo is the official hashtag for the season.