Calling all professional and amateur photographers! What is more beautiful to photograph than a horse? A thoroughbred polo pony in the heat of action! Prestonwood Polo Club invites all to come out to any Fall polo seasons Saturday matches with your cameras and capture the action both on the field and on the sidelines.
The first ever “Cover Shot Photo Contest” will have two categories-Best Action and Best Social photo. Winners from both categories will have the opportunity to have their photo featured on the cover of 380 Guides 2014 Polo Edition magazine as well as featured on the club’s website and Facebook. Rules are simple: Photo must have been taken at Prestonwood Polo Club and be submitted in high resolution by November 16. All entries give permission for photos to be used with photo credit given.
Fall Polo season opens at Prestonwood Polo Club on Saturday, September 7 with the customary season opening reception hosted by the Ladies Polo Auxiliary of Texas in the grand pavilion. Always family and leashed dog friendly, guests are always welcome to BYOB/Picnic, but LPA provides light snacks and complimentary white wine to welcome polo fans back to Prestonwood after summer hiatus.
Enjoy field polo through November 9 with fabulous events such as the Inaugural VANCE C. MILLER MEMORIAL CUP in honor of the club’s patriarch and long-time supporter, and to celebrate his eightieth birthday. The pavilion will be closed for a private party during the Hedge-Estate Cup, but grandstands, tailgate and picnic areas are open at the regular low admission price. October is always exciting with the annual Polo version of the Texas-OU Red River Rivalry Shootout and the Ninth Annual Polo on the Midway/USPA 380 Guide Community Challenge Cup benefiting Special Olympics Texas. Closing out the season in November are two back-to-back USPA tournaments. The action doesn’t stop after Fall season ends on the field, come out and support USPA Interscholastic and Intercollegiate season in the arena! This year Prestonwood is planning on fielding two Interscholastic teams: Prestonwood Boys and Girls team, as well as the TCU Women’s Polo team, Coached by USPA 2-goal Polo Coach Vaughn Miller.
Prestonwood Polo Club
525 Yacht Club Rd.
Oak Point Texas, 75068
WHEN: Saturdays September 7 – November 9, 2013
TICKETS: $10 per car excluding special events
$250 for a reserved box
Please click here to purchase tickets or reserve a box.