Located at the acclaimed equestrian setting of Galway Downs recently renamed Temecula Downs Event Center, The Temecula Valley Polo Club (TVPC) was established in 2013 as a regional fundraising venue and prestigious Polo Club showcasing the talent of local and internationally renowned players committed to aligning the sport with philanthropy.
The Temecula Valley Polo Club’s mission is to hold polo charitable events to serve local non-profit organization to hold polo luncheon fundraisers to further serve their mission and help raise funds and awareness. TVPC was founded by Geraldine Strunsky, an avid polo player and advocate for environmental, children and animal rights in the Temecula Valley. In the summer of 2012, the USPA rated polo field was put in with high quality Bermuda stollens, which allows for playing starting in May of 2013. The club plans to continue to carefully select and support organizations that help important causes in the Valley. The club’s facilities include a polo arena, stabling for up to 200 horses, 1 mile dirt track, beautiful large party tent. TVPC provides polo lessons and excellent rental polo ponies for new riders to enter the world of polo. Temecula Downs has over 200 stalls for rent during the season.