This year’s Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships: Horses & Horsepower gets started on Saturday, October 25th, when gates open at 11:00 a.m. The lineup features what will be the top women’s team in the world during 2014. They will take on the reigning event champions, the Clogau Wales Polo Team, which plays with Prince Charles, Prince William and Prince Harry, in a “Battle of the Sexes” match. Earlier on Saturday the Arizona Polo Club will take on the Gay Polo League team. The Gay Polo League, based in Florida, is the world’s only organized gay polo league.
An All-Star match between Saturday’s top players will take place alongside the USPA Governor’s Cup on Sunday, October 26, commemorating the United States Polo Association’s decision to hold its prestigious Annual Meeting in conjunction with this year’s event. On Sunday, America’s top ranked professional, Julio Arellano, will play.
Last November, the Scottsdale Polo Championships drew the biggest crowd in the country for a two-day polo event with approximately 12,442 fans enjoying the four-match showdown at the annual Polo Party.
Tickets, tables and tents are now on sale. For more information please go to www.thepoloparty.com.