Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club Philosophy
Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club
There is something for everyone at Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club. Competition is at all levels, from beginners in an arena to pro pool, and low, medium and high goal polo. The Club and its members strive to produce the highest quality product with outstanding fields and facilities, and professional umpiring to ensure equal treatment for all participants. While the competition at the medium and high goal levels is very intense, we strive for a fair and safe outcome for every match and every tournament.
An exhibition polo match was first played at the Santa Barbara Agricultural Park’s 1894 Flower Festival. This match encouraged sufficient local interest in the sport that by 1902, the fledgling Club boasted a 40-member roster. Polo flourished within the community as various fields “emerged”, thereby drawing players to the area. A fire in Carpinteria in 1916 incidentally paved a way...Learn More
Become a Social Member and enjoy incredible amenities at polo matches, great events and lifelong friendships! Social members have complimentary admission to Sunday polo and Friday Happy Hour matches at our historic Polo Clubhouse, May through October. You may also enjoy invitations to our club-wide social events, as well as access to have a seasonal...Learn More
Here at the Santa Barbara Polo and Racquet Club we believe it’s never too early or too late in life to pick up a racquet. We offer a myriad of programs thoughtfully developed to appeal to players ranging from our early preschool peewee clinic to the golden years clinic for seniors. If you are looking to start playing tennis, improve your skills or compete on a team, we've got you covered...Learn More