Date: Thursday, February 1, 2018
Newport Polo Founder and President, Dan Keating was awarded the Northeast Cuircut Sportsmanship Award for the second time. The Sportsmanship Award is the United States Polo Association's highest individual honor, presented annually to a person from each of the 13 US circuits for demonstrating good sportsmanship in the sport of polo.
"It has been a privilege to play polo with the members of this polo club, who uphold the highest standards of sportsmanship in the game over these past 27 years since reviving the Westchester Polo Club," stated Keating. "I am grateful to our tight-knit polo community that has made bringing polo back to its America birthplace a reality."
Newport Polo is the home of the Westchester Polo Club, America's first polo club, est. in 1876. The Club offers member services for outdoor & arena polo, and polo instruction, and hosts the Newport International Polo Series of public exhibition polo matches. It is a founding member of the United States Polo Association, under the Club's historic 'Westchester' name.
More information on the Club's Awards.