Time: November 26, 2022 12:00 PM
Location: Newport Polo's Private Instructional Facility by appointment only, Portsmouth, Rhode Island 02871
Newport Polo's Autumn arena polo season will reach its zenith on NOV 26-27 with the 10th annual Thanksgiving Cup (0-1 goal) Arena Polo Tournament.
The Thanksgiving Cup is an ideal holiday activity to team up friends & family members for a fun and social weekend in the popular destination Newport. The tentative schedule will include 2 Semi Final matches on Saturday of 4 chukkers each, and then on Sunday the Consolation and the Championship matches, of 4 chukkers each.
Team Registration closes at 5pm on the Sunday prior to each tournament. All players must have a USPA arena polo handicap, USPA membership and USPA approved helmet and submit the 2022 waiver of liability. The Thanksgiving Cup Entry Fees is free for Members, and $75/nonmembers. Contributions to hospitality/refreshments is encouraged. Newport Polo will provide umpire horses and certified umpire(s). Tournament brackets and schedule will be determined by live random draw on the Tuesday prior to the tournament. The complete schedule will be finalized once all the teams have registered. Teams are limited and encouraged to register early for one of 4-6 team positions.
This event takes place on privately conserved farmland and is not open to the public.