Polo: Triple Crown and XTreme Polo League dates 2019

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The Argentine Polo Association (AAP) has announced the Schedule of the main tournaments in the Official 2019 Spring Polo Season. The program includes the three most important Polo tournaments worldwide, which make up the prestigious Triple Crown of Polo with the participation of players with the highest handicaps in the world: Tortugas Country Club OpenHurlingham Club Open; and the world-class Argentine Open Championship, played every year at the Cathedral of Polo in Palermo.

This year will also be the debut of the Xtreme Polo League (XPL), the first completely professional league, a tournament with its own rules designed to offer more attractive and intense games, with 12 franchises from from different countries. The teams will have a maximum of 34 goals and up to 2 players with the maximum handicap. The first tournament will be played in Argentina this year, and for 2020 four tournaments around the world are confirmed: Palm Beach (USA), England, Sotogrande or France, and the great final in Argentina. Each team will play at least two events abroad and the final in Argentina.

The most important championships in the 2019 AAP Spring Polo Season are:

SAN JORGE MILITARY CLUB OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
August 31 to September 7

BUENOS AIRES JOCKEY CLUB OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
September 11 - 21

XTREME POLO LEAGUE
September 21 to October 5

TORTUGAS COUNTRY CLUB OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
Emilio de Anchorena Cup
Organized by Tortugas Country Club. Tortuguitas (Province of Buenos Aires)
October 8 - 19

126th HURLINGHAM CLUB OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
The Ayrshire Cup
Organized by Hurlingham Club. Hurlingham (Province of Buenos Aires)
October 22 to November 9

126th ARGENTINE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
Organized by Argentine Polo Association (Palermo Polo Field)
November 16 to December 14

CAMARA DE DIPUTADOS CUP
November 20 to December 13

Schedule subject to modifications. Please check periodically on this post online for updates on exact dates and additional matches.

Don´t miss the opportunity of attending one of these world class events. Contact me through this Contact Form or by email to: sandra@batravelguide.com to inquire about the VIP Hospitality Services or our Exclusive Polo Experience including transfers and specialized guide, if you need help getting tickets, or to arrange for private transportation to the clubs.

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