Category: South Florida Gay News

MEDIA ALERT: The 5th Annual International Gay Polo Week Presented by Cobble Court Interiors

March 27th, 2014
MEDIA ALERT: The 5th Annual International Gay Polo Week Presented by Cobble Court Interiors Wellington, FL – March 17, 2014- To All Members of the Media: Phelps Media Group, Inc. International (PMG) will provide Press Credentials to members of the media reporting on The 5th International Gay Polo Week Presented by Cobble Court Interiors. The tournament will be held Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Grand Champions Polo Club in Wellington, FL. Press Releases and photos are available at www.phelpsmediagroup.com  Further information on the event can be found at http://www.gaypolo.com/the-event/. Media Credentials Request Form must be accompanied by a letter of assignment on the media outlet’s letterhead and signed by editor or producer. Read more at  http://phelpsmediagroup.com/viewarticle.php?id=8872

Marco! (Gay) Polo!

April 11th, 2012
Gay polo finds a community shouting back, welcoming and accepting He was riding his pony at full gallop. The clock ticked away, nearing the end of the first chukker. Tom Landry was focused and concentrated on his training, on the moment. He swung his mallet into a neck shot, and scored a goal. It’s not really a pony, but a full-grown horse. In the game of polo, however, they’re called ponies, for alliterative purposes. Full gallop means riding at about 30 miles per hour. Each game is divided into four chukkers, like innings. Each one lasts seven-and-a-half minutes. Like in other sports, the clock stops during injuries and penalties, among other things. Landry’s mallet ...