the UK’s leading car supermarket, has joined forces with the Celtic Manor
Resort to become the new title sponsor for Polo at the Manor.
has a network of branches throughout England, Scotland and Wales, including one
close to Celtic Manor, next to the Newport Retail Park.
and nearly new low mileage independent car dealer will turn its attention to
horsepower of a different kind after agreeing to sponsor Motorpoint Polo at the
Manor on Saturday 17th June 2017.
event will see international players and ponies from across the UK compete in a
day of professional, fast-paced polo matches on a specially created polo field next
to the Twenty Ten Ryder Cup golf course at Celtic Manor.
established itself as the sporting and social event of the summer season since
its inception in 2011, guests also have the opportunity to sip champagne and cocktails
whilst indulging in a spot of celebrity-spotting. Motorpoint
Newport General Manager Russell Louth said:
We are very pleased to announce
our title sponsorship of Motorpoint Polo at the Manor and know this fantastic
event will provide a wonderful opportunity for us to promote our brand and strengthen
our links with the local community. Motorpoint
is the UK’s leading car supermarket and we pride ourselves on our relationships
with our customers. Polo is a sport which brings people together to enjoy
themselves and this event is a perfect fit for us as one of the social events
of the season. The
Celtic Manor Resort has a well-deserved reputation for putting on prestigious
sporting events and first-class hospitality, and we look forward to another day
to remember next June.
Motorpoint Polo at the Manor will see more than a
thousand guests enjoy a sumptuous day of hospitality in the main pavilion and an
even greater number of spectators watch the action while enjoying lavish picnics
on the sidelines. Celtic Manor Resort Sales Director Danielle Bounds added:
We are delighted to have a new title sponsor for Motorpoint Polo at the Manor
and to align our brand with such a prestigious national company. Polo has been a much-loved occasion since we added it
to Celtic Manor’s portfolio of events in 2011 and it is exciting to keep
growing this event with new sponsors. We look forward to a special day of
entertainment next June and another sell-out success on the polo field.
International polo players will be on show as two
invitational matches organised and officiated by the prestigious Cirencester
Park Polo Club are played during the afternoon.
Live music will entertain guests before, between and
after matches, and the Polo Village will also include retail and catering
outlets. A best-dressed competition and the traditional treading of the divots will
complete a glamorous day at the polo before an After-Polo Party keeps the
festivities going at the Resort Hotel in the evening.
Other sponsorship opportunities are available at
Motorpoint Polo at the Manor including the chance to sponsor one of the four
For information on sponsorship opportunities at all Celtic
Manor events, call Sponsorship and Hospitality Executive Gemma Smith on 01633 410487.
For hospitality and ticket information for Motorpoint Polo at the Manor, visit
celtic-manor.com or call 01633 410318.