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Polo: Tournaments And School

Polo: Tournaments And School
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POLO TOURNAMENTS

Polo is an exciting and elegant sport, and in Argentina there are lots of competitions.
Buenos Aires is the city with the best polo in the world, and you can enjoy it. Here are played the most prestigious tournaments of the planet, in which worldwide renowned professional polo players ride fantastic horses.

Polo matches are social events, many local and international celebrities go to watch them. 
Come and know the sport for kings at the most exclusive polo clubs, where after the matches, both public and players meet to share the after polo in a friendly background.

The level of a tournament in Polo is measured by teams handicap. Spring tournaments in Argentina are played by teams of even 40 goals, in US the maximum handicap of the teams at the biggest cups, is 26 goals; and in Europe, there are just some tournaments of 22 goals in UK and Spain. In Argentina you have an unique opportunity to live the best polo.
We give you all the polo information that you need, and don´t worry if you don´t know the polo rules, the tour guides will give you them written in English!

Departure time: between 14:00 and 16:00 hs.

Arrival time: between 19:00 and 21:00 hs.

Length: 5:00 hs.

Frequency: Saturdays (sundays just the Argentine Open)

Transport: Mini-bus

Meeting point: Some Hostel Suites

It includes:

  • Bilingual Guide 
  • Ticket
  • All the transfers
  • Snacks (except Argentine Open)
  • Free drinks in the after polo (some tournaments)


POLO SCHOOL

The cheapest way to learn polo. The polo school offers excitinggroup lessons. Many people have already come and loved to spend an afternoon out of the city riding horses and learning polo.

The program includes:
First polo lesson, break and the second polo lesson.
Just go and try! Previous horse riding skills are not required. The school has horses for all levels of players (beginners, intermediate, advanced), even for the ones who have never ridden a horse before.

Polo instructors will help you with everything you need to enjoy your experience with the king´s sport.
Individual lessons are also offered to people who want to learn intensively, and if you have polo skills you can play a practice as well.


Departure time: between 14:00 and 16:00 hs.

Arrival time: between 19:00 and 21:00 hs.

Length: 5:00 hs.

Frequency: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Meeting point: Some Hostel Suites

It includes:

  • Transport
  • Bilingual polo instructor
  • Drinks and snacks