Polo: vip and hospitality
Sincura announce partnership with the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club for 2017
Sincura are delighted to announce our partnership with the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club, affectionately known in polo as ‘The Royal Berkshire’, who are one of the principal clubs in the country and recognised as the UK’s ‘home of arena polo’. They have achieved prestige through the unique combination of the world’s greatest players and horses, premier UK tournaments and a distinguished social hub.. Over the years, the club is a place where Hollywood stars, and Rock n Roll legends meet to enjoy top flight polo. The resulting social events are still part of polo legend. Sincura members and their guests will enjoy a number of complimentary invitations through the year to enjoy the polo and the social scene.
ARENA GOLD CUP:
First played in 1996, The Gold Cup is the principal Arena Polo Tournament in Europe. The Arena Gold Cup is the most prestigious winter polo fixture, attracting top international players. As the leading Arena Tournament in world polo, the finals day is the highlight of the winter polo calendar.
Six of the best arena polo players in Europe will contest for this cup, the highest handicapped match in the UK Arena Season.
National Club Championships:
‘The Berkshire, in association with the HPA, host the Christmas (4-6 and 13-15 goal) and New Year (1-3 and 8-12 goal ) National Club Championships . These tournaments attract teams from English arena polo clubs spread throughout the entire country, making these tournaments a key focal point for club arena polo..
THE PRINCE OF WALES TROPHY:
The jewel in the “Berkshire’s” crown, held under the patronage of H.R.H. Prince of Wales. This tournament first played in 1986 continues to be one of the four major tournaments in the English polo season. Attracting the world’s best teams and players, this tournament has a unique history & goes from strength to strength.
Named in honour of the legendary 10 goal Irish/Argentine player, Eduardo Moore, first played in 1987 this is an iconic event in the English medium goal calendar.
Drawing inspiration from “Eddy” Moore, this has always been a hard fought for trophy.
THE JOHN PRESTWICH TROPHY:
John Prestwich MBE, was “the longest ever living iron lung patient”, 50 years. He was an avid polo fan. He and his wife Maggie were always seen watching polo from his ambulance, at the sidelines, during the summer months. John was a true inspiration to our founder, who named the tournament in his honour.
The Festival is one of the largest polo events of the summer season with attendance in the thousands and serves as the effective open day of the entire sport. First Played in 1995 The Polo Festival was conceived as a tournament at multiple levels offering polo across the entire spectrum for the wider enjoyment. With the support of our sponsorship partners & events team, this annual festival is a great fun family day out. The Festival saw over 2500 spectators enjoy a day of polo and more in the mid-summer sunshine of 2015. 2016 only has more excitement to bring! Stay tuned.
Julian Et Howard Hipwood:
First played in 1986, named after two English brothers who were at the forefront of the modern era of English polo, playing internationally at the highest level throughout 80&90’s, both were 9 goal players. In 1978 Julian played in the final of the Argentine open, the first British player to do so.
Named after the team of one of the original club members, John Seabrook, who donated the cup, “The Lambourne” is an extremely popular end of season tournament.
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