Guards Polo Club defeated La Aguada Polo Cluband claimed the seventh edition of Guards La Aguada Youth Tournament, the kids polo competition that took place on a fantastic sunny Saturday June 22, at the prestigious Guards Polo Club, set in Windsor Great Park, England.
In the category Under12-years-old,Guards and La Aguada tied 1-1 in the opening match, while Guards took a 4-0 over La Aguada in the following one. With regards with the category 12-15 years old, Guards won both games (4-0 and 2-1) against La Aguada.
Estanislao Darritchon and Ollie Heard took MVP honors in their categories – Under 12 and 12-15 years old, respectively. The awards were presented by Miguel and Eduardo Novillo Astrada Jr., who were in attendance along with La Aguada Polo Manager, Thomas Hume, maintaining the strong and solid bonds between two of the most renowned polo clubs worldwide. The partnership between both clubs, now in its seventh year, have produced highly successful tournaments in England and Argentina.
Guards La Aguada Youth Tournament not only helps to develop the skills of the future stars of polo but it is also a fantastic opportunity to encourage the most remarkable values of the sport – family and friendship. And so it proved – following the awards presentation, everybody were welcomed to share a delicious asado at the club.
La Aguada: Ralfi Bruckner, Felix Toccalino, Ali Otamendi, Lucio Toccalino
Guards Polo Club: Leander Sautter, Estanislao Darritchon, Rufini Laulhe, Haroum Noordeen
MVP: Estanislao Darritchon
12 – 15 years-old
Guards Polo Club: Lucas Monteverde Jr., Ollie Heard, Pedro Araya, Lucas Stearn
La Aguada: Thea Marsh, Beltrán Laulhé, Finlay Turner, Beltrán Di Paola
MVP: Ollie Heard