Thu, 27/07/2017 - 15:22
The Barcelona Royal Polo Club, 25 years on
25 BCN '92. During the Barcelona '92 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Barcelona Royal Polo Club was the venue for the horse riding events. 25 years later it is still going strong, with 10,500 members involved in its various sports.
The Barcelona Royal Polo Club was the venue for the horse riding competitions during the Barcelona ’92 Games. It was the only private facility to take part in the BCN ’92 Games, and this year, the club celebrated its 120th anniversary. It currently has 10,500 members.
The Barcelona Royal Polo Club’s installations were completely renovated for the Barcelona Olympic and Paralympic Games. And for many years, the club has been home to a wide range of sports. Although it was founded as a polo club, it soon added horse riding, field hockey and tennis facilities. In the 1990s it also started offering padel tennis.