Last week, Gar&Mann:L was invited to The Calgary Polo Club's 2016 Summer Sneak Peak match. Sprawling over 300 acres along the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains, The Calgary Polo Club is one of North America’s largest and finest polo facilities. It has nine full-sized playing fields with plenty of room for expansion, an outdoor arena and school, Ranch House, viewing for thousands of spectators and barns that can accommodate up to 350 horses. It is also one of the oldest clubs in North America with a strong heritage of producing superb polo and some of the country’s best competitors.
“We have a strong membership because of our facilities and our well-balanced program of tournaments and match play,” says Fred P. Mannix, Past Chairman. “We host Canada’s top polo competitions, the Calgary Cup and Canadian Open. We host 10 tournaments each season.”
This summer, the Social Membership was launched aiming to share an one of kind experience to those that are new to the sport. It is the perfect way for families and friends to enjoy a memorable summer. All social members will be invited to exclusive members-only events all summer long. The Ranch House will be available for private event bookings, during each match VIP tent and priority sideline viewing will also be accessible to members.
The 2016 season will officially begin on Canada Day, July 1st. To celebrate the special season opening, The club will be open to public with free admission and there will be polo matches involving international pro polo players from Argentina.
For more information about The Calgary Polo Club check HERE.
For more information about the Social Membership, check HERE.
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The Calgary Polo Club
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