2015 Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic
If you're looking for a unique event, you're definitely in the right spot, as
the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic is just one of those exciting events that is perfect for anyone looking to get out for a day
of beautiful scenery and, of course, amazing polo. Obviously New York City isn't lacking in things to do, but the Veuve Clicquot
Polo Classic has become one of the must-see events, as it brings together an exciting crowd to Liberty State Park and is gaining
a reputation for being one of the events that you just don't want to miss out on.
More than anything, the Veuve Clicquot
Polo Classic is just the perfect excuse to get outside and enjoy a unique event that celebrates a tradition that dates back
a very long time. Over the years, since beginning in 2008, the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic has been bouncing around to some
of the iconic American cities, and it feels right at home at Liberty State Park overlooking the Statue of Liberty, one of
the most recognizable symbols in the world. Polo is a timeless tradition that has been growing in popularity in the U.S.,
and it remains the centerpiece of this event and the main reason that sports lovers continue to flock to the Veuve Clicquot
Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic Event Info
Getting its start all the way back in the late-1700s,
Veuve Clicquot has been a staple of the champagne industry for centuries and generations. Veuve Clicquot still enjoys a reputation
for being one of the premier champagne producers in the world, and these days their reach goes well beyond Reims, France.
While Veuve Clicquot has been a polo supporter in Europe for a long time, eventually it skipped across the pond and started
backing polo matches in the U.S. as well, helping bring the classic European game to American sports fans.
And the response
has been phenomenal, particularly since the first Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic in 2008. The event seems to grow in fanfare
and excitement every single year and now it's gotten to the point in which it's a staple of the late spring/early summer season.
Though there are lots of options out there for entertainment these days, particularly in NYC, it still doesn't get any better
than the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic – not that you're going to be able to figure that out from your living room.
Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic Experience
The experience of seeing a live polo match really can't be duplicated
from home, giving you plenty of reasons for heading out to see what all the buzz is about. In a similar vein as horse racing,
much of the fanfare surrounding a big polo celebration like the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic is in the camaraderie and in the
hours leading up to the start of the event. Heading outside in a beautiful spot and joining with plenty of other polo fans
who are looking for the same experience will make you wish that you came out to see the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic a whole
Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic History
In 2014, the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic was held at Liberty
State Park for the third different time, and it mainly feels like the home turn of this exhilarating event that has been making
the rounds. This isn't just an East Coast thing either, as it was held at the Will Rogers State Historic Park in Los Angeles
as well, bringing top-tier polo to both sides of the continuous United States. Veuve Clicquot has also sponsored polo-based
events in a variety of other places around the U.S. as well, including in Wellington, Florida, Santa Barbara, California and
plenty of others. At this point, Veuve Clicquot definitely knows what it's doing when it comes to this sport, making the Polo
Classic one of the places to be if you're a polo lover.
Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic Trivia
Did you know
that polo dates back to the 6th century B.C.?
With a rudimentary version of the game played by the Achaemenid Empire
(also known as the First Persian Empire), polo has been evolving for years, which is not something that most sports can actually
claim. Over the years, the sport has been considered the "Sport of Kings," with its popularity spreading all over the world.
Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic Fans
This isn't your typical sporting event, but that's something that you pretty
much need to see for yourself. The Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic has a casual feel throughout almost all of it, though the excitement
picks up in a big way once the crowd starts to get ready for the beginning of the polo match. With the polo match still acting
as the centerpiece and polo fans eagerly pouring into Liberty State Park for the event, there has never been a better time
to come out and see this amazing event as it continues to grow from one year to the next.