The Celtic Cup Polo at Fonmon Castle, Sunday 8th June 2014


One of the most glamorous events on the Wales’ social calendar is back this summer. Castell Polo presents The Celtic Cup will take place within the historic grounds of Fonmon Castle on Sunday 8th June 2014.

Visitors will see Wales Polo team whose 1st patron is His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales battle it out against Ireland to win the trophy in a day of professional fast-faced polo matches. Ricky Cooper, captain of Wales Polo Team said: “We haven’t played on home soil for over two years and we’re excited that Castell Polo are providing us with the opportunity to play in Wales, despite playing throughout the world in amazing places such as Argentina and Texas there’s no place like home!”

Castell Polo will be presenting the day in partnership with award winning cocktail bar, Lab22 who’re official sponsors of the exclusive polo village. Visitors can expect to enjoy Lab22’s renowned cocktails from their stylish pop-up bar which will take precedence within the polo village. The event is set to attract at approximately 500 people. VIP hospitality packages and picnic tickets are on sale now with ticket prices from £25.

Fonmon Castles, Sir Brooke Boothby says: “We’re delighted that Castell Polo has selected our grounds to play host to such a prestigious event. We have the necessary experience to run this large-scale operation having been the home to the St David’s Polo Club for many years. We’re proud to be able to provide a platform for the sport in Cardiff and the Vale.”

The event is being managed by specialist PR, marketing and event agency, Seren7 ltd. Shakira Obaid, PR Director of Seren7 ltd said: “The national team is on top form at the moment and we’re confident it’ll be a great game against Ireland.”

Appealing to both men and women in the corporate and leisure market and favoured by sport personalities and celebrities alike, Polo is the ideal option for organisations and individuals looking for a fun and sophisticated day out this summer.

To support Wales polo team and enjoy a unique day out purchase hospitality or picnic tickets via
Lab 22 – 22 Caroline Street, Cardiff CF10 1FG
Clogau Gold – St. Davids 2 Shopping Centre, Ground Floor

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