Polo Players Edition

SEP 2018

Polo Players' Edition is the official publication of the U.S. Polo Association. Dedicated to the sport of polo, it features player profiles, game strategy, horse care, playing tips, polo club news and tournament results.

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POLO P L A Y E R S E D I T I O N 43 I N T E R N A T I O N A L S P O T L I G H T Spectators are encouraged to bring blankets and picnic baskets. encouraged to bring their own picnic. The visitors come equipped with bulging picnic baskets, blankets and bottle coolers. At the edge of the pitch, blankets are spread out and the guests enjoy their lunch. The polo matches can be watched well from there and the favored team can be cheered on. Large tents were erected for VIP guests where they enjoyed a delicious gourmet meal and sipped refreshing cocktails while watching the matches. A lottery was held earlier in the month matching teams with sponsors. After, participants celebrated with a traditional Argentine asado and a few well-chilled drinks. World-class players showed their skills during the celebrated weekend. The spectators had the unique opportunity to see German and international stars of the polo scene in Niklas Steinle, Clarissa Marggraf, Laura Gissler and Steffi von Pock

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