Press Centre / Polo on the Beach

Polo on the Beach is a free exhibition polo match held in a unique location: right on the beach at Watergate Bay.
Taking place over the weekend of 18th – 19th May 2013, two teams, with players drawn from the ranks of professional polo teams, will put on a spectacular exhibition of arena style polo.

Social Media links: For all the latest news and event updates, visit the Polo on the Beach Facebook page and Twitter.

Press contact: Jim Michell, Barefoot Media. Email Phone: 01208 895089
Client contact: Heidi Fitzpatrick, The Hotel & Extreme Academy, Watergate Bay. Email Phone: 01637 861239

Record year for Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach

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A record number of spectators enjoyed a spectacular display of equine entertainment last weekend (5 and 6 July) at Watergate Bay’s Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach. Now in its eighth year, the award-winning event hosted by Watergate Bay Hotel delivered …

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Final plans confirmed for Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach

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The final details have been announced for the eighth Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach on the Beach on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 July. Free to attend, Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach is a unique event where surf …

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Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach set to be a summer sensation

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Watergate Bay has unveiled further details for Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach 2014, with organisers promising plenty of equine excitement. Now in its eighth year, the award-winning event is taking place on Saturday 5 to Sunday 6 July. A …

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England stars to saddle up for eighth Polo on the Beach

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The award-winning Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach is returning to Watergate Bay, north Cornwall on the weekend of Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 July. Hosted by Watergate Bay Hotel, the free event has become a flagship weekend on the …

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National award success for Polo on the Beach

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A Cornish beach polo event has enjoyed success at the prestigious national Travel Marketing Awards. Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach, hosted and run by Watergate Bay Hotel on the north Cornwall coast, won silver in the ‘Experiential Marketing’ category. Organised by the …

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Watergate Bay unveils action packed 2014 events calendar

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Watergate Bay’s Extreme Academy has revealed an action-packed calendar of events for 2014. Watergate Bay Hotel and the Extreme Academy will host nine events over the year including the flagship Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach, three national championships, and …

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Polo on the Beach nominated for national Travel Award

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The UK’s longest-running beach polo event has been shortlisted for a national Travel Marketing Award. Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach, hosted and run by Watergate Bay Hotel on the north Cornwall coast, has been nominated in the ‘Experiential Marketing’ category. …

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Record numbers watch beach polo

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Record crowds soaked up the sunshine at the new-format Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach at Watergate Bay this weekend. An estimated 8,000 spectators attended the free event on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 May, enjoying an expanded programme of high goal …

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Star players announced for Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach

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Europe’s best arena polo player leads a star lineup taking part in this weekend’s Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 May 2013.

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Weekend spectacle promised for Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach

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Watergate Bay Hotel are promising a spectacular weekend of equine entertainment as the new-format Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach returns to north Cornwall on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 May 2013. The packed timetable crams in two days of …

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