About Our Club

For decades, the Sarasota Polo Club has been a popular destination and an important part of the Sarasota and Lakewood Ranch social scenes. In addition to polo, the Sarasota Polo Club’s spectacular grounds and venues are home to a variety of community and social events including concerts, festivals, theater events, sporting events, charity fundraisers, corporate meetings and elegant weddings. Our entire facility, grounds and Midfield Polo Pavilion can be rented either in part or as a whole.

Sarasota Polo Club Highlights

45 Private
Equestrian Estates

Welcoming 50,000 Polo Spectators Every Season

75+ Playing Members

Sunday Polo Every Sunday At 1PM During Season

Thursday Sunset Polo Happy Hour During Season

Exclusive Member and Community Social Events

Facility Highlights

Spanning 170 Perfectly-Manicured Acres

On-Site Stabling For Up To 300 Horses

7 Bermuda Grass
Polo Fields

Midfield Pavilion With A Full Bar, Hosting Events Up To 250 People

½-Mile All-Weather Equestrian Exercise Track

VIP Midfield Reserved Premium Seating

Meet Our Staff

Mason Wroe

Director of Polo

Mason joined the Sarasota Polo Club as Director of Polo in 2019, to cultivate and grow the sport both on and off the field. Mason enjoys bringing fun, competitive polo to the Sarasota Polo Club and Lakewood Ranch communities.

Paige Lautzenheiser

Director of Operations

Paige joined the Sarasota Polo Club in 2018, and was promoted to Director of Operations in 2019. You can find her running around on Sunday’s, but don’t be afraid to stop her and introduce yourself!

Basil Lowell

Facilities Manager

Originally a New England native, Basil has spent 13 years in Florida as a golf course superintendent and turf expert on both the East and West Coasts. He has prepared turf and facilities for many PGA Tour events, including the 2017 PGA Championship. He joined the Sarasota Polo Club team in the summer of 2023 to help achieve even greater levels of improvement to the fields and facilities.

Bradley Hendrix

Announcer

A professional polo announcer for 17 years, the 2025 season will be Bradley’s fifth year with the Sarasota Polo Club. During our off-season, he announces at Brandywine Polo Club in Toughkenamon, Pennsylvania and he Meadow Brook Polo Club in Long Island, New York. When he is not announcing polo, Bradley hosts trivia shows and DJs. He also volunteers for several charities throughout the year and spends his free time hiking.

Bryan Zdancewicz

Director of Maitenence

Bryan joined our team in 2018 and was promoted to Director of Maintenance in 2019. He is passionate about his work and eager to solve all kinds of challenges.

Hollis Onetto

Events Coordinator

Hollis is an enthusiastic new staff member, as the Sarasota Polo Club was a cherished winter home to her polo-playing family for over a decade. During the summer, she proudly works for Oak Brook Polo Club in her home town of Chicago.

Jason (Poncho) Davis

Turf & Maintenance

Jason joined the Sarasota Polo Club Field Staff in 2018. “Poncho,” as most people call him, is often found flagging the game on Sunday’s…barefoot!

Nicholas Chavez

Turf & Maintenance

Nick joined the Sarasota Polo Club Field Staff in 2012, and has been an integral part of the crew since then. On Sunday’s, you can likely find him in the end zone, flagging the polo match!

Tucker Reback

Turf & Maintenance

Originally from Charlottesville, VA, Tucker is a former carpenter and 1-Goal polo player. He worked for George Alexander and Blackberry Polo Club for many years, and is now excited to be helping the Sarasota Polo Club.

Mason Wroe

Director of Polo

Mason joined the Sarasota Polo Club as Director of Polo in 2019, to cultivate and grow the sport both on and off the field. Mason enjoys bringing fun, competitive polo to the Sarasota Polo Club and Lakewood Ranch communities.

Paige Lautzenheiser

Director of Operations

Paige joined the Sarasota Polo Club in 2018, and was promoted to Director of Operations in 2019. You can find her running around on Sunday’s, but don’t be afraid to stop her and introduce yourself!

Basil Lowell

Facilities Manager

Originally a New England native, Basil has spent 13 years in Florida as a golf course superintendent and turf expert on both the East and West Coasts. He has prepared turf and facilities for many PGA Tour events, including the 2017 PGA Championship. He joined the Sarasota Polo Club team in the summer of 2023 to help achieve even greater levels of improvement to the fields and facilities.

Bradley Hendrix

Announcer

A professional polo announcer for 17 years, the 2025 season will be Bradley’s fifth year with the Sarasota Polo Club. During our off-season, he announces at Brandywine Polo Club in Toughkenamon, Pennsylvania and he Meadow Brook Polo Club in Long Island, New York. When he is not announcing polo, Bradley hosts trivia shows and DJs. He also volunteers for several charities throughout the year and spends his free time hiking.

Bryan Zdancewicz

Director of Maitenence

Bryan joined our team in 2018 and was promoted to Director of Maintenance in 2019. He is passionate about his work and eager to solve all kinds of challenges.

Hollis Onetto

Events Coordinator

Hollis is an enthusiastic new staff member, as the Sarasota Polo Club was a cherished winter home to her polo-playing family for over a decade. During the summer, she proudly works for Oak Brook Polo Club in her home town of Chicago.

Jason (Poncho) Davis

Turf & Maintenance

Jason joined the Sarasota Polo Club Field Staff in 2018. “Poncho,” as most people call him, is often found flagging the game on Sunday’s…barefoot!

Nicholas Chavez

Turf & Maintenance

Nick joined the Sarasota Polo Club Field Staff in 2012, and has been an integral part of the crew since then. On Sunday’s, you can likely find him in the end zone, flagging the polo match!

Tucker Reback

Turf & Maintenance

Originally from Charlottesville, VA, Tucker is a former carpenter and 1-Goal polo player. He worked for George Alexander and Blackberry Polo Club for many years, and is now excited to be helping the Sarasota Polo Club.

Facility Maps

Visit the
Sarasota Polo
Club

8201 Polo Club Lane, Sarasota, Florida 34240

Nearby Hotels

EVEN Hotel Sarasota-Lakewood Ranch

6231 Lake Osprey Drive, Sarasota, Florida 34240

2.7 miles from the Sarasota Polo Club

Hyatt Place Sarasota / Lakewood Ranch

6021 Exchange Way, Bradenton, Florida 34202

2.9 miles from the Sarasota Polo Club

Courtyard by Marriott Sarasota University Park / Lakewood Ranch Area

8305 Tourist Center Drive 
Bradenton, Florida 34201

4.5 miles from the Sarasota Polo Club

hotels near the beach

Art Ovation Hotel

1255 North Palm Avenue, 
Sarasota, Florida 34236

14 miles from the Sarasota Polo Club

The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota

1111 Ritz Carlton Drive, Sarasota, Florida 34236

14 miles from the Sarasota Polo Club

Hyatt Residence Club Sarasota, Siesta Key Beach

915 Seaside Drive, Sarasota, Florida 34242

18 miles from the Sarasota Polo Club

The Public is
Always
Welcome!

Thank you for joining us for the 2024 Season of Sarasota Polo. We look forward to welcoming you again for our 2025 Season. Information regarding the 2025 Season will be released soon. Stay tuned.

Sunday Polo matches are open to the public every Sunday at 1PM. Gates open at 10AM. Join thousands of fans each week during our 2025 Season for exciting polo action, opening parade, live national anthem, theme weeks, half-time entertainment, food, drinks and traditional divot-stomping.

General admission tickets, bleacher seats, reserved tailgates, reserved midfield premium seating, group tents, and VIP options are all available for Sunday Polo. Children 12 and under are free* (*for General Admission, Bleacher Seats, and Tailgate Spaces Only). Dress comfortably & for the weather. Remember, you will be walking on grass. Well-socialized dogs are welcome on a leash, so long as they are attached to their human at all times.

We look forward to welcoming you as our guests to experience the thrill of the Sarasota Polo Club, “the fastest game on four feet!”