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AUDI International Polo
28 July, 2013
Guards Polo Club, Berkshire
Billed by its host venue, Guards Polo Club, as 'the biggest polo day in the world', the AUDI International attracts a crowd of around 25,000, including royalty and Hollywood and rock stars.
A full programme of events includes, in the morning, the competition for the Golden Jubilee Trophy, followed by the Presentation Ceremony, and - after lunch - the Coronation Cup, followed by the Presentation Ceremony. Entertainment is laid on in the evening, finishing at 11pm.
In between matches you can visit the Retail Village (open from 10am), and lunch is available in the Members' Restaurant and the Players' Marquee. The vast majority of visitors choose to picnic near their cars.
Dress codes are smart casual - no jeans, trainers or sportswear, and gentlemen are requested to wear trousers, collared shirts and jackets in the restaurant.