POLO 101 – On the Day

R18 Event

Please not the Heineken Urban Polo is a licensed R18 event, therefore no children or anyone under 18 years of age will be permitted onto the event site. Please remember to bring ID as you may be asked for it by security upon entering the grounds.

Dress Code

Summer casual with clean looks and smart detailing is the order of the day.

Our stylists suggest: “For the ladies flowing dresses and wedges or sandals are the norm (heels best left at home)…a summer hat or accessory can be an excellent way to finish off an outfit.   For the gents a tailored shirt matched with dress shorts or chinos, together with loafers or boat shoes achieves a polished yet casual look for the day. Sunglasses are a must-have accessory for a sunny day !

What To Bring

Please ensure you bring your ticket & wristband, photo ID, sun protection and money for food/drink.

What Not To Bring

The following items cannot be brought into the event – alcohol or illicit substances, tents, tables, eskies, umbrellas, glassware, cutlery, sharp knives, unsealed plastic bottles, professional cameras (small cameras are permitted) or anything that could be used as a weapon. All bags will be searched on entry by security staff and any contraband will be confiscated and donated to charity.

Dogs and Pets

Please note dogs and other pets are not permitted to attend the event (guide and disability dogs excepted).

Pass Outs

There are strictly NO PASSOUTS permitted at the event so please ensure you bring in everything you need for the day.

Public Catering

This event is a licensed event with food, alcohol, soft drinks and water available for purchase. Any contraband will be confiscated and donated to charity. Water taps will be provided free of charge.

THE PLAYERS AND TEAMS

We will have six teams competing over the event weekends, meaning you will enjoy three short games of polo at each event (2 qualifying games and a final). We are fortunate enough to be welcoming some of the best international stars from the world of polo. These polo stars will be participating in the action at each of the event locations.

Heineken Urban Polo is a NZPA sanctioned series of events and adheres to all New Zealand Polo guidelines.

In the lead up to the two events we will be releasing news of the world class players competing along with a short bio on each of the players so you know exactly who you’ll be lucky enough to see on the day.

Make sure you keep updated with us so you don’t miss out on these exciting exclusives.

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