Dear Friends "HolAmpurdán Newsletter introduces you to its fifteenth edition full of feeling like life itself. ¡Non Stop Polo! Have a seat and enjoy it!
¡Polo, hotel and music, everything put together at the same place...at the Ampurdán!La Golondrina Ampurdanesa
First of all, we pay tribute to the President of our club Darío Campos Meleiro, who was a great man, father, husband, friend, polo player, musician and lover of life. Thank you for having been part of our lives, for always smiling, for playing music with your heart and above of for having made the club a space of unforgettable moments. We will love you always! and we remember your words: "THANK YOU FOR MAKING THIS BIG HOUSE, A GREAT HOUSE ".
The first tournament of the month started with 2 consecutives weekends (6,7,8,13,14 and October 15): IX Torneo CPA Memorial Wolfgang Reber, where 8 teams for different countries participated, such as: Holland, France, UK, Argentine, Switzerland, South Africa, Colombia, Brazil and USA. Also on the 2nd weekend there was a wonderfull village with food trucks, clothes and live music by the band "Swing Dry Town". The winner of the tournament was Cote d´Azur (Rachel Hughes, Hazel Jackson, Marcelo Pizzorno and Constant Jacquot). +info+Photos: Claudia Quintana.
On October 9 & 10, "the arbitration course" given by "César Ruíz Guiñazú", a qualified referee of the Argentine Polo Association, was held in our club. Photo: Claudia Reber.
The Ampurdan Polo Club also participated in Trofeo Internacional Ciudad de Barcelona. On the weekends 20,21,22,27,28 & October 29. The participants were Marcelo Pizzorno, Santiago Calzada, Álvaro Comas/Tomás Medina y Fran/Carlos Piñal. Photo: Marcelo Pizzorno.
The 20, 21 & 22 of October it took place the III Ladies & Gentlemen.The winning team was "Red Charm" (Jean Sebastian Frank, Claire Fonquerne, Corentine Le Pape y Ginevra Visconti). +infoPhotos: Claudia Quintana.
On the 4th and 5th of November, the XXXVI Trofeo Principiantes Darío Campos was played. The winner team was the Hotel Mas Bosch 1526 (Elsa Gateaux, Lucía Ferrajoli, Pierre Fourmesteaux, Gérard Bonvicini). +infoPhotos: Albena Vakova & Eva Campos.
We remind you one of the amazing videoclips recorded in Panorama 1526. Click the image to see the video.Video: Joan Garau.
Alejandro Sanz, at the age of 20, record his first album "Los Chulos Son Pa' Cuidarlos", using the name of Alejandro Magno. In the front of the album he appears with a torero jacket. It doesn't exist published photos or real recordings about that. In the official web page you won't find proves about that.
Do your reservation for the New Years Eve, from the 29th of December to the 1st of January. Enjoy the party and taste the amazing restaurant of Mas Bosch 1526! Join us such as a participant or assistant of the II San Silverster Polo Cup!
Photos: Claudia Quintana.
There is a hotel made of a derrik wich is higher than 30 meters with a jacuzzi on it called Crane Hotel Faralda.
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