A look back on 2012 and a preview of 2013

From 2012 to 2013, there's just one jump!  From 2012 to 2013, there's just one jump!
From 2012 to 2013, there's just one jump!

Quick look back on 2012:

  • About 800 chukkers played
  • Swiss Low Goal Championship won by team Lynx Energy against Swiss German from Rocinante
  • Victory of home « squad » (Veytay/JLC) against Lynx Energy in front of about 5'000 spectators and celebration of 10-year partnership between the Manufacture from le  Sentier and the club around this event
  • 5th Friendship Cup taken away by the Piaget team, new sponsor in Veytay
  • Emphasis on developping « smaller » competitions like the Opening Tournament and the National Holiday Cup with among other things, a bar as well as music set up besides the field
  • A growing contingent of players (confirmed and beginners) both among the adults and juniors (12-18 years old)
  • Introduction of pony lessons for children (8-12 years old)
  • An intensive clinc organized in May

All in all, a very good year...

The club aims at doing even better in 2013. The 2013 calendar can be donwloaded below. Among the new things :

  • Organization of a 10-day intensive polo clinic in Argentina in March, in order to kick-off the season in the best possible way
  • An arena polo tournament over 2 weekends in April with teams from Suisse romande and Suisse alémanique
  • An initiation day for members’ families and friends mid-June
  • Hosting the Swiss Medium Goal Championship, the highest league of Swiss polo, on the last weekend of June
  • A new tournament, the Lac Léman Trophy, in July
  • A ligth raise of the handicap in the Jaeger-LeCoultre Polo Masters 2013 compared to the 2012 edition ; now hp 6-8. The tournament’s 25th anniversary will also be celebrated
  • etc...

We look forward to seeing you here in Veytay next season and wish you, in the meantime, all the best for 2013 !

The Polo Club de Veytay Staff