Nautor's Swan continue promoting women in sports
Friday, May 24, 2019 8:43 AM
Nautor’s Swan promote women in sports, sponsoring the Nautor’s Swan Polo Team, the ladies team made up of four European players, winners of the 2017 Polo European Championship, supporting equality in sports for female professionals in male-oriented disciplines.
Sailing and Polo share, first of all, the synergy and the total harmony between nature and players: the riders with the horses, the sailing crew with the wind, but also speed and range, tactics, strategy and team effort.
Each member of the team for both disciplines, has a specific role and responsibility, a common strategy aiming for victory and following the concept of: one for all and all for one.
“For years, sailing and polo game have been considered sports for men. Nautor’s Swan would like to promote the participation of women in these such thrilling games” stated Mr. Giovanni Pomati, Nautor’s Swan Group CEO, “This is the reason why we have chosen to support women with the Nautor’s Swan Polo Team, and the female crew competing onboard Swan 60 Spirit of Europe during the last Rolex Capri Sailing Week.”
The Nautor’s Swan Polo team will compete in
6th Women Polo Master (May 24th – 26th, Villa Sesta Polo Club – Arezzo, Italy)
Womens International II (June 28th – 30th, Polo Club Saint Tropez, St. Tropez, France)
In Arezzo, the team will count also on Eva Bruhl (48 years-old, of which 28 years playing polo), European No 1 ladies Polo Player while, in St. Tropez, Hazel Jackson-Gaona will join the team. World No 2 ladies Polo Player, Mrs. Jackson (28 years-old) is the first women to be the captain for the England Polo Team and the recipient of the Most Outstanding Lady Player Award 2017 at Guards Polo Club.