The nation’s most prestigious and competitive polo event, the BMW NZ Polo Open will be held at the Auckland Polo Club, Clevedon on Sunday 21st February. 2021 will mark the 44th year for the renowned NZ Polo Open that is cemented as a summer highlight on New Zealand’s sporting and social calendar
The popular Fashion on the Field will return, as well as the Veuve Clicquot and Rodd & Gunn Dashes, and the George FM Afterparty on the Club Setter Lawn. Ahead of the Parade of Champions, the famous Horsepower Race between a BMW and one of the polo horses, will once again entertain the crowd. Managing Director of BMW Group New Zealand, Karol Abrasowicz-Madej says, “Following the success of last year’s event, BMW is delighted to sponsor the NZ Polo Open once again. Polo is a dynamic sport that requires strategic innovative thinking, superb performance and precision by the players. It is also aesthetically beautiful to watch. These qualities align perfectly with our BMW brand.
“Our involvement in this year’s event will combine luxury and entertainment, making for an amazing day for spectators and polo players alike.”
With the calibre of New Zealand polo players taking to the field this year and with all the sideline action, the BMW NZ Polo Open is set to be fantastic homegrown affair - a thrilling one to watch, and a wonderful social day out.