Press Release: May 17, 2017
Veuve Clicquot Champagne and the organisers of The Scandinavian Beach Polo World Cup are proud to announce that the Veuve Clicquot Scandinavian Beach Polo World Cup will be returning to Hornbæk Beach from 3rd – 5th August 2017.
The event is one of the most highly anticipated events in the North Sealand area and will once again showcase the glamorous sport of beach polo. The event will feature International Polo Teams playing matches over 3 days culminating in the finals on the Saturday
The event is organised in collaboration with Scandinavia’s leading nightclub – ARCH Copenhagen. Every evening, after the Polo tournament has ended, ARCH invites guests for an exclusive after party in the VIP marquee on the beach – hosted by Moët & Chandon, Dom Pérignon and Belvedere vodka.
The event has strong local support through Helsingør Kommune and Visit Nordsjælland. Berit Elmark, Chief Advisor of Events – Visit Nordsjaelland says – “It is with great pleasure we welcome The Scandinavian Beach Polo World Cup back to The Danish Riviera. It is an outstanding event and experience for both the locals and for the international visitors, and we are tremendously proud of hosting an international event like this on the Beaches of Hornbæk’”.
The Mayor of Helsingør Council says - ”I am, once again very pleased to be able to welcome you to The Scandinavian Beach Polo World Cup. In 2015 the event was a huge success and guests from far and wide came to experience polo on one of Denmarks most beautiful beaches. Hornbæk, and The Scandinavian Beach Polo World Cup are a fantastic match where we draw on many of Hornbæks finest qualities, especially as North Sealand’s best and most exclusive holiday town ”. Says Mayor of Helsingør Kommune - Benedikte Kiær
All polo matches will be taking place right next to the luxury VIP marquee. The centrepiece of the VIP Marquee will be the elaborate Veuve Clicquot champagne bar. The days will commence with a Veuve Clicquot champagne reception, which will be followed by a summer buffet and afternoon tea against a backdrop of world class sporting action. `
As in the 2015 edition the organisers are again giving Hornbæker’s the opportunity to experience the Veuve Clicquot Scandinavian Beach Polo World Cup for free by opening up 2 public sides of the pitch for free admission. The previous edition was nominated ‘Best Sport Event of 2015’ and this years’ expanded event is sure to impress once again.
The Veuve Clicquot brand is synonymous around the world for its glamorous showcases of polo through events such as the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classics in New York and Los Angeles. Veuve Clicquot have been strong supporters of International Polo events in Denmark since the launch event in 2013 at The Copenhagen Polo Open.
About Veuve Clicquot
Founded in 1772, Veuve Clicquot is among the most prestigious champagne houses in the world. The House’s extensive holdings stretch throughout the top-rated areas of France’s Champagne region and are exceptional in size and quality. For over 230 years, the House has stayed true to its motto: “Only one quality, the finest.”
Practical information about the event:
Location Hornbæk Beach.
Entrance to the beach from the corner of AR Friisvej and Øresundsvej, 3100 Hornbæk.
Event opens at midday each day
For further information
Louise Sandberg +44 (0)7767 833505 – email@example.com
Jacob Klingert Jacobsen : +45 40145676
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