Polo School Argentina | Estancia Don Manuel
Besides providing you with all the privacy and exclusiveness of an estancia, we are a polo club and a polo school, considered by many to be one of the most prestigious and successful in Argentina.
One of the most important factors that our guests really appreciate is our personalised service.¬†The dedication of our staff makes you feel at home and at the same time they are professional and demanding when it comes to your training, valuing your time and your wish to really learn and improve becouse we consider polo to be a complete sport giving us the opportunity to improve in many different areas; our horsemanship skills, personal fitness and technique, our ability to work as a team on game strategy and much more.
Polo Season 2016
- November...¬†- Diamond Cup Final at La Dolfina (Cambiaso‚Äôs club)
- November 5¬†- Hurlingham Open Final
- November TBC¬†- Hurlingham Cup at Estancia Don Manuel
All our guests at Estancia Don Manuel are invited to watch the games at La Dolfina and attend the parties after the finals.
- November ... - ¬†Sapphire Cup Final at La Dolfina¬†
- November TBC - Colt starting & breaking course at Estancia Don Manuel with the two top trainers of the world, Oscar and Cristobal Scarpati¬†
- November TBC ¬†- Miguel Acu√Īa Saddlery Cup
- November 19¬†- Palermo Open starts
- November TBC - Friendship Cup
- November TBC - Thanks Giving Cup
- December TBC - Silver Cup
- December 10 - Palermo Open Final
- December TBC - Don Manuel Open¬†
- December TBC - Christmas Cup
- December TBC - New year Championship
( TBC means that the date will be confirmed when all the guests from that week confirm their flights. The tournaments is one a week and are performed with extreme professionalism, in a friendly, relaxed and competitive environment at a time. Join the tournament is a compete pleasant thanks to the excellent state of the courts and the quality of the horses we'll give you. It is 2 levels, 4 goals and 6 to 8 goals. In both levels the teams will be formed by 2 guest and 2 pros. In the 3 goals will be 2 beginners per team and the pros will be in charge before every game to establish a game strategy, organizing and coaching each member of the team )
Colt Breaking Course
We are planning a 3 day colt breaking course here at Estancia Don Manuel during the first 2 weeks of November. This will happen around your polo, so you will not miss a second of your polo training program. If you are interested or would like more information on this please let me know. For an introduction to Oscar and Cristobal Scarpati¬īs natural horsemanship methods go to www.domaindiascarpati.com and see attached flyer for their course in the USA.
Spend Christmas with us and play polo!!!
We also want to let you know that the estancia will be open until December 31 for those who wish to spend Christmas in Argentina with us and play polo !!! ¬†Itis great time to come !! We will be having the ¬†Christmas Cup and the New year Championship !! Also days are very long so it is many other activities going on besides the polo. Christmas eve we will share a delicious and amazing dinner (book with time)
January Polo and Surf!!
January don manuel is moved to Mar del Plata. The itinerary is to enjoy the most beautiful beaches of our country in the morning and play polo in the afternoon in the traditional Mar del Plata Polo Club. For those who dare parallel take a daily surf course !!
During February or March, after a break for the horses in January, is a great time for polo in Argentina. Good weather and relaxed this is the perfect time to visit and warm up before your season. Polo instructor and manager, Christopher Kiesel, of the Bern Polo Club in Switzerland, will be our guest instructor once again running his very popular polo clinic for the 6th year alongside Emiliano. We are always fully booked for these weeks, so please get in touch early to secure your place!¬†
Also we will be holding the Frebruary Interclub Champion ship and The Summer Cup during those dates. Depending on the week, our itinerary can also include polo at the beach club in Mar del Plata (see attached tournament)
March & April
Continuing the tradition we will be having ¬†the Easter Cup ¬†and ¬†the April Interclub Championship the with two levels and a great party!!
If you have any questions or you would like further information on any of the polo program above, as always, please feel free to contact us. Please always check availability before planning the trip and book in advance to avoid disappointment.