Time: April 26, 2019 5:00 PM
Location: Newport Polo's Private Instructional Facility by appointment only, Portsmouth, Rhode Island 02871
Newport Polo will host the 2nd Annual USPA Northeast Circuit Amateur Cup (0-3 goal) arena polo tournament on April 26-28 at its private arena polo & instructional facility in Portsmouth, RI. Teams from throughout the northeast are encouraged to register for one of 8 team positions.
Recognitions include USPA Blue Book photo, USPA tournament pages, winning team names etched into polo history on the perpetual trophy, MVP, Best Playing Pony & winner's trophies. See album from past tournament.
Team Registration: closes at 5pm on Friday, April 19, 2019. Tournament brackets and schedule will be determined by draw. Competition will consist of 4-chukker matches each day, with prizes awarded to the winners. The tournament will be officiated by professional umpires from the United States Polo Association. Team registration fee includes lunch each day and Saturday night asado. To register a team, please follow this link. To inquire about horse leasing or stabling, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The spring arena polo season is an ideal opportunity for competition polo, as the culmination of several weeks of arena polo practice to get fit for the grass season. Arena Polo is thriving all across the US, at all levels of play, attracting more and more players as a fun and flexible way to get fit for the grass season, extend your annual polo season and develop polo skills more rapidly, whether experienced player or newcomer.
Newport Polo offers Arena Polo lessons, seasonal club chukkers and tournaments starting in Spring (March), Autumn and Winter, with opportunities for middle schoolers, Interscholastic & Intercollegiate players, and adult beginners, intermediate and veteran players. For more information on how to get involved, view our Brochure for the current weekly schedule, facilities, pricing, how to register for classes or chukkers, and the variety of options for instruction. Lesson and lease horses are of the finest thoroughbred caliber & training, and professional grade polo equipment is provided.