Polo is back at Chester Racecourse for 2022. The Deepbridge Polo Series will take place over two consecutive days; Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd July and offers spectators the opportunity to witness the thrill of live polo, pitch-side.
Chester Polo Club has vastly become a highlight of the Cheshire social scene as enthusiastic crowds flock to enjoy an afternoon of sport and vibrancy with great entertainment, food and drink for all the family. Guests are welcomed to the Roodee to mingle and enjoy an atmosphere like no other during the great British summer. Pitch side at the polo will provide the perfect day out for friends and family with live music and quality food and drink set to the backdrop of the energetic polo matches.
Fierce competition is always anticipated from the worthiest contenders all fighting for the prestigious silverware and the title awarded in a Laurent Perrier Champagne-soaked presentation on finals day (Saturday 2nd July). The exhibition series will attract highly skilled teams and players from around the world to Chester and spectators will get the opportunity to witness outstanding play and sportsmanship in serious games of skill across the two days.
Chester Polo Club are delighted that Deepbridge, an investment company that are redefining the growth capital market, will take the Title Sponsorship of the Polo Series in 2022 for the first time.
Ian Warwick, Managing Partner at Deepbridge said; “We are delighted to be sponsoring the Polo Series at Chester for the first time. We’re passionate about supporting local businesses as we head towards recovery, so it feels especially important to be sponsoring the Polo Series as it returns for 2022.”
“We are also very pleased to announce that Deepbridge will be entering a team into the tournament who will be fiercely competing over the two days to win the trophy. Polo has become a real spectacle in the annual events calendar at Chester and we’re excited to see everyone at the Deepbridge Polo Series.”
Pitch Side at Chester Polo
Chester Polo Club will once again be hosting the biggest polo party, pitch side on the Saturday. This will be the perfect day out for groups of friends and families with live entertainment, and curated sessions.
Additionally, there will be a range of local pop ups, food traders, music and an engaging line-up of activities for little ones between chukkas. This Saturday event promises to bring friends and families together at the start of summer for an afternoon of memories worth making on The Roodee.
There is much more still to be announced so make sure to check the Chester Polo website and social media channels for updates.
Louise Stewart, Chief Executive Officer, Chester Race Company said: “We’re delighted to be bringing Polo back to Chester again this year and looking forward to seeing plenty of familiar faces pitch-side! The polo at Chester is such a great day out for groups of friends and families to enjoy discovering this fast and exciting sport. We’re thrilled to be bringing a new line-up to keep everyone entertained with an afternoon of fun.”
“I would like to extend my thanks to Deepbridge for their title sponsorship of this event. We are always striving to work closely with partners from different sectors of the business community and I believe that this partnership is a perfect fit for the Polo.”
General Admission tickets to the Deepbridge Polo Series on Saturday 2 July will be on sale from 12pm on Monday 14 March and priced at £9 per person (for ages 2+) if booked in advance and £12 on the day. Tickets available from www.chester-races.com/polo.
Hospitality at the Polo
Hospitality packages are available to purchase on both days of the July tournament. For those looking for an afternoon of luxury, the Hospitality Marquee offers guests an extra special VIP experience. On arrival, guests will be provided with a brief introduction to the game of Polo, followed by a delicious luncheon. After dining, guests can take their place on the outdoor veranda and enjoy a front row position to all the action on the pitch.
The hospitality packages include:
Friday 1st July
£144 per person plus VAT
Saturday 2nd July
£89 per person plus VAT
Hospitality packages can be booked by contacting the hospitality team on 01244 304 631 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.