REMINDER: Polo Channel to Live Stream British Open Final

Nic Roldan and Tincho Merlos celebrating La Indiana's win in the semifinals. La Indiana plays King Power Foxes in the final. Photo by Vanessa Taylor

Nic Roldan and Tincho Merlos celebrating La Indiana's win in the semifinals. La Indiana plays King Power Foxes in the final. Photo by Vanessa Taylor

West Sussex, United Kingdom - July 16, 2016 - Polochannel.com, the official broadcaster for the 2016 British Open Polo Championship for the Jaeger-LeCoultre Gold Cup, will live stream the final on Sunday, 17 July, from Cowdray Polo Club, with coverage starting at 9 a.m. EDT/2 p.m. BST. Defending champions King Power Foxes will face off against La Indiana.

The final may be viewed live on polochannel.com. Viewers may also watch the live stream on the polochannel.com Facebook page, which features free-view videos of all the 2016 British Open games. Its coverage of the British Open was produced in collaboration with Polocam Productions.

This year’s final caps off the Diamond Jubilee of the annual high-goal Gold Cup tournament, a 22-goal contest drawing the top players from across the world. The British Open ranks among the top three annual international tournaments. Watch the video now. "Everyone looks forward to the Gold Cup all year long, and the final is always incredibly exciting," said Ty MacCarty of polochannel.com. “Filming and broadcasting the British Open Polo Championship is an honor.” Polochannel.com and one of its production companies, horseplay.tv, were founded by three polo players: MacCarty, Matt Baker and Robert Jornayvaz. Jornayvaz competed for semifinalist Valiente in this year’s British Open and is a current member of Team USPA. Baker and MacCarty are former Team USPA members. The three have revolutionized how polo is covered, using state-of-the-art technology to provide a bird’s eye view of the sport of polo. It combines traditional views from the sidelines with aerial footage from a masterfully piloted drone camera that flies above the action. Polochannel.com follows polo around the world and provides video of matches from the major international tournaments. Click here to watch all the 2016 British Open videos. Media contact:                                                                          Darlene Ricker                                                                           + 1 310 210 4004                                          darlene.ricker@gmail.com


This year’s final caps off the Diamond Jubilee of the annual high-goal Gold Cup tournament, a 22-goal contest drawing the top players from across the world. The British Open ranks among the top three annual international tournaments.

Watch the video now.

"Everyone looks forward to the Gold Cup all year long, and the final is always incredibly exciting," said Ty MacCarty of polochannel.com. “Filming and broadcasting the British Open Polo Championship is an honor.”

Polochannel.com and one of its production companies, horseplay.tv, were founded by three polo players: MacCarty, Matt Baker and Robert Jornayvaz. Jornayvaz competed for semifinalist Valiente in this year’s British Open and is a current member of Team USPA. Baker and MacCarty are former Team USPA members.

The three have revolutionized how polo is covered, using state-of-the-art technology to provide a bird’s eye view of the sport of polo. It combines traditional views from the sidelines with aerial footage from a masterfully piloted drone camera that flies above the action.

Polochannel.com follows polo around the world and provides video of matches from the major international tournaments.

Click here to watch all the 2016 British Open videos.


Media contact:                                                                         
Darlene Ricker                                                                          
+ 1 310 210 4004                                         
darlene.ricker@gmail.com