The Houston Polo Club

The Houston Polo Club
The game of polo is about 2000 years old, and The Houston polo Club has been playing it for the last 82 (that’s “since 1928″).  According to their website, the club has been home to the prestigious United States polo Association’s Silver Cup since 1998 – the oldest polo prize in the country.  Taking in a match is fun and affordable, with just a dash of luxury and high-society thrown in. The club’s spring season is going on now, and they have a full lineup...
April 30th, 2010 | Christina Uticone | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Family Friendly, featuredarticle, horseback riding, polo

Enjoy a Polo Vacation on Oahu’s North Shore

Enjoy a Polo Vacation on Oahu’s North Shore
The Hawaii polo Club’s got it going on.  With an active polo community on the islands, the Sunday polo matches in Mokuleia [map] offered to the public every Sunday from March through August make the North Shore an additionally enjoyable place during the spring and summer despite the lack of surf. polo Vacations at Mokuleia are one of a kind. Vacationers can enjoy games of polo on Oahu’s beautiful North Shore.  The bonus?  The polo field is right on the beach!  The unique setting is...
April 10th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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Polo in the Afternoon…So Very Civilized.

Over the weekend I attended a very enjoyable polo match at Great Meadow, in The Plains, Virginia.  It’s the same location where the annual Virginia Gold Cup steeple chase racing occurs.  The Great Meadow polo Club holds twilight polo matches on most Saturday evening during the summer and weekend daytime polo matches periodically. Additionally, check out the July 4th major polo event of the season, with an expected 20,000 people in attendance. People get dressed up, women wear colorful sun...
July 1st, 2009 | Jon Rochetti | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Events, Family Friendly, Gold-Cup, horses, Miss USA, polo, The Plains, Virginia