Purchase your tickets now to the Meadow Matches, one of the largest polo events on the East Coast, on Saturday, June 21, 2008 at the Sheila C. Johnson Field Great Meadow Polo Club, The Plains, VA. The Meadow Matches features a day of exciting polo matches including The 5th Annual Courage Cup match – featuring the talented kids of the Work to Ride program playing along with professional polo players and celebrities.
The 5th Annual Courage Cup match is sponsored this year by Aston-Martin and MicroStrategy. For the second year, there will be a Segway Polo Charity Challenge match. This year it will be “Gavels & Mallets”, featuring participants from Washington law firms, and presented by Legal Times and Hotel AKA, a new collection of exquisite, luxury extended-stay hotel residences. The First Chukker Foundation will be participating for the third year in a polo exhibition game. This exciting day of polo matches brings Washington’s charity set, DC professionals, and the polo community together for a day of charity, champagne and chukkers!
Dust of your Derby hat if it has not been used all year and join us for fun in the sun, champagne and charity. I will be there volunteering alongside some wonderful people to benefit the Courage Cup so please come out and support this wonderful cause.
Purchase tickets online to save yourself the hassle of waiting in line the day of the event. Please click here for the invitation to the Courage Cup.
The Courage Cup is an IRS designated 501(c) (3) non-profit corporation which was established to help at-risk urban youth. They support programs in the mid-Atlantic region which give disadvantaged children individualized attention and a positive alternative activity to keep them in school and off the streets. In addition to supporting these programs financially, they also recruit volunteers for their activities.