The day before yesterday in Buenos Aires the plan was undersigned for the creation of a new polo museum.
Argentina’s President Christina Fernandez led the meeting, which included Luis E Lalor, President of the Argentina Polo Association, Arturo Puricelli, Argentina’s Minister of Defense, and Enrique Meyer, the Tourism Director of Argentina. They signed a letter of intent to found a polo museum on the grounds of Campo Argentino de Polo in Palermo.
This agreement extended the support of riding-sport tourism, and especially polo tourism.
In addition to high-ranking officers and statesmen, as well as managers of the Argentinean Association of Polo (AAP) several polo players including Francisco Dorignac, Facundo Pieres, Gonzalo Pieres jun. and Miguel Novillo Astrada attended the meeting.