USPA NYTS Championships at San Diego Polo Club


Coming Up – Labor Day Weekend Congratulations! Out of the orginal 260 players under the age of 19 who competed in the 27 qualification tournaments, 122 players were nominated by their clubs to achieve NYTS All-Star status.  From that group, only 16 individuals were invited to compete in the upcoming Labor Day Weekend 2014 USPA National […]


The Polo Report By Steve Crowder It was the finals of the USPA Silver Cup, which may be the last one in Santa Barbara, but it was a dandy. The last 7 and one half minutes were amazing. With 4 minutes and 31 seconds left in the 6th,  ERG went up by 4 goals and the […]

U.S. Open Arena Polo Championship® Returns to Long Island


Updated Updated Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 Tournament Schedule ADDED to bottom of this article.  ———————————- Intercollegiate team takes on the pros for a shot at national title  From the USPA Communications Department The U.S. Open Arena Polo Championship will take place at Country Farms Polo Club in Medford, N.Y. from July 8 – 12. With […]

USPA Pacific Coast Circuit Update


I was talking with one of the Governors at Large from our circuit and he said, “I know the work you are doing behind the scenes for the Pacific Circuit but members don’t know unless you tell them.” It’s difficult to visit all the various clubs considering geographic difference, USPA demands and other scheduling issues […]

Replay: 110th Maserati U.S. Open Polo Championship on NBC this Saturday


This Saturday, June 21, at 2 p.m. ET, the main NBC network will broadcast the finals match of the historic 110th Maserati U.S. Open Polo Championship ®. Fans will get a rare up close look at polo, enjoy several polo shorts during the game, and can enter to win a sweepstakes for next year’s U.S. Open on US PA’s Facebook […]

Spring Meeting of USPA Board of Governors April 2014


SPRING MEETING OF USPA BOARD OF GOVERNORS WELLINGTON, FLORIDA APRIL 16-20, 2014 U.S. OPEN:         This was the fastest Open Finals I have ever seen and the fastest among them was Santi Torres. Most of you remember him playing as a young man playing at Eldorado. Well, he has grown up into one incredible polo player. […]

Jesse Bray Wins Prestigious Equus & Co. Award

(left to right): Jim Whisenand of Equus & Co., Charles Smith of Team USPA, Kris Bowman of Team USPA and Jesse Bray. 
Photo by Elizabeth Hedley

Four-goaler Jesse Bray, who has made his mark on the West Coast, traveled 3,000 miles to receive the prestigious Equus & Co. Award, which honors the Team USPA player who best exemplifies the program’s principles, which includes leadership and a commitment to growing the sport. The 21-year-old Bray received a check for $10,000 and a […]

PCC Delegates Meeting Minutes From March 30th, 2014


USPA PACIFIC COAST CIRCUIT DELEGATE’S AND MEMBERS MEETING Tack Room, Empire Polo Club Sunday, March 30 2014 The meeting was called to order by the governor, Denny Geiler. In attendance was Vicky Owens (Empire), Lyn Jason Cobb (Menlo_, Vladimir Rivkin (PoloSF & Cerro Pampa), Elizabeth Welborn (Cerro Pampa), Dean Dagget ((Newport Polo Club), Russ Sheldon […]

USPA Umpire Training at Empire

USPA Professional Umpire and Team USPA mentor, Carlos Galindo, is leading an umpire clinic for local young players at Empire Polo Club. Carlos has been providing top notch umpire training to Team USPA members in Sheridan, WY for several years now so USPA Polo Development LLC decided to team up with Carlos and the USPA […]

USPA NYTS Empire Results!

Rhyo Rainsford-Keyfauver, Alexis Payan, Xander Deutsch, Conrad Kissling, Santiago Payan and Maya Tantuwaya (missing from photo: Bayne Bossom and Athena Malin

Indio, California – Last Saturday Empire Polo Club hosted their first USPA National Youth Tournament Series (NYTS) Qualifier! With this year’s National Championships taking place in San Diego over Labor Day Weekend, young players in the Pacific Coast Circuit are eagerly taking advantage of every opportunity to compete this year. This is the second tournament […]

Former NBA Referee Bob Delaney Will Advise USPA Umpires


Leadership Consultant will assist in umpire development The United States Polo Association (USPA), the national governing body for the sport of polo, has appointed former NBA referee Bob Delaney as an advisor to the USPA Umpires, LLC. Delaney was a prominent NBA official for 25 years and rose through the ranks to become one of […]

C.V. Whitney Cup To Be Televised on NBC Sports Network This Sunday, March 23


Initial leg of polo’s triple crown is the first of three major United States Polo Association tournament finals to be televised by NBC this year The final of the C.V. Whitney Cup will be televised on Sunday, March 23rd, from 4-5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on NBC Sports Network, NBC’s 24 hour cable and satellite […]

Top High School Teams From All Over North America Compete for National Title at Empire Polo Club


The finals, held in California, include teams from Texas, Canada, California, Virginia and Maryland The best high school polo players in the Interscholastic polo program are competing against each other in the 2014 USPA Open National Interscholastic Championship, held March 12-15, 2014, today through Saturday, at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA. The annual […]

Maryland Polo Club wins Girls’ National Title in Connecticut

Coach Kelly Wells, Maddie Grant, Marissa Wells, Abbie Grant and Stephanie Shultz. Photo by Michael Ryan (

Teams from Texas, Canada, California, and New York all competed as well The polo winners from the Southeastern Region, the Maryland Polo Club, won the 2014 USPA Girls’ National Interscholastic Championship, held March 6-9, 2014, this past Thursday through Sunday, at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. Central Coast Polo Club and Maryland Polo Club […]


Eldorado NYTS

World Gym and Empire competed in this year’s Arty Cameron at Eldorado Polo Club From: Amanda Snow, Director of Player Development The 2014 USPA National Youth Tournament Series season kicked off at Eldorado Polo Club this weekend with the desert’s first NYTS qualifier to date! World Gym was victorious over Empire in the Arty Cameron […]