Written by: Lenore Brown-Phillips
Client: American Equus
Release Date: 2016-10-19
Scottsdale, Az- Oct.19,2016 – American Equus, the revolutionary designer and manufacturer of high end stirrups and spurs, is thrilled to announce its sponsorship of the Best Playing Pony award for the Molina Cup match at the 6th annual Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championship: Horses and Horsepower. The event, commonly referred to as the “World’s Greatest Polo Party”, will be held on Saturday November 5, 2016 in Scottsdale, Arizona, and host to the top ranked polo teams from around the globe.
The 2016 Molina Cup is the feature event of the Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championship: Horses and Horsepower. This year, the Palm Beach Polo Club’s team will challenge the returning champions, the Aspen Valley Polo Club, for the coveted award. Again this year, the Aspen Polo Club, with polo superstar, Nic Roldan, as a member of its powerhouse lineup, comes into the competition following a successful summer season at its home club in Aspen, Colorado.
“We are really looking forward to participating in this incredible event, more so because it will be held in our backyard”, said David Shano, founder of American Equus. “Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championship: Horses and Horsepower” is the perfect opportunity to introduce our state-of-the-art polo stirrups to professional players while watching the world-class competition.”
The Best Playing Pony award is presented to the polo pony that best exemplifies the look and athleticism necessary to be competitive on the polo field. The winner of this award during the Molina Cup will be presented with a custom trophy, designed by American Equus, as well as a beautiful custom horse blanket.
Based in Gilbert, Arizona, American Equus produces stirrups and spurs out of lightweight and durable aluminum alloy. Completely customizable, with hand polished finishes, American Equus products are the perfect mixture of equestrian tradition and 21st century production technology, design and function. The company designs and manufactures equipment suitable for all equestrian disciplines including polo, hunter/jumper, dressage, western and racing. American Equus is also currently the only company to produce stirrups and spurs completely in the United States.
If you are interested in attending the 6th Annual Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championship: Horses and Horsepower you can visit www.thepoloparty.com for a complete schedule of events and ticket information.
To learn more about American Equus and their complete line of products, please click here.