Polo Players Edition

OCT 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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P O L O S C E N E N E W S • N O T E S • T R E N D S • Q U O T E S 18 POLO P L A Y E R S E D I T I O N CLUB CELEBRATES 130 YEARS Special guests and events at Chairman's Cup MYOPIA POLO CLUB in South Hamilton, Massachusets, kicked off its celebration of 130 years of polo on July 28 with a warm welcome for guest speaker Tony Coppola, president of the USPA, at the annual Myopia Polo Ball. The elegant evening was well attended with more than 130 players, patrons and polo enthusiasts dancing the night away to a lively band at the Myopia Hunt Club. The following day, the club held the final of the 8- to 12-goal Chairman's Cup. The Sunday afternoon match offered a variety of events for spectators. Some guests lined the field to tailgate while others enjoyed cocktails and hors d'oeuvres in the pavilion for the annual Mass General Hospital's Vaccine and Immunotherapy Center benefit. Prior to the match, vintage and modern Jaguars paraded around the field, while members of the Myopia Hunt and its hounds greeted fans at halftime. Folly Fields (Terri Campbell, Marcos Onetto, Nick Snow, Stephen Burr, Martin Eddy) turned the score to its advantage in the last chukkers to defeat Del Rancho/Black Oak (Dave Strouss, Simon Colleredo-Mansfield, Felipe Viana, Fico Stirling) in a tight 11-10 finish. Folly Fields' Marcos Onetto, Nick Snow, Stephen Burr and Terri Campbell. Martin Eddy is not shown. Members of Myopia Hunt put on a demonstration at halftime. JACQUELINE MILLER JACQUELINE MILLER Vintage and modern Jaguars were on display. Guests line the fields. JACQUELINE MILLER JACQUELINE MILLER

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