thai polo open 2019
The annual BMW—B Grimm Thai Polo Open comes to a conclusion on Saturday, January 19 at the Thai Polo & Equestrian Club, Pattaya. One of the most prestigious events on the local society and sporting scenes, the tournament is organised to raise funds for HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn’s Chitralada Vocational School project. The VIP guest list is once again expected to include members of royalty, ambassadors and celebrities. Professional polo players from around the world will participate in this 10-day competition. The activities on the final day will include playoff matches to decide the winners and runners-up, which will be followed by the presentation of the Princess Cup and other prizes. Spectators and players can then enjoy a relaxed barbecue party in the evening.
T he Lampang Pony Welfare Foundation was established to support the health and welfare of horses in Thailand. One of its missions is to research the genetic lineage of local Thai horses. B Grimm Group has joined Dr Siraya Chuenkamrai, founder and president of the foundation, to preserve Lampang horses. This year a Lampang horse and carriage service will operate at the Thai Polo Open.