Chukkar Farms celebrates Olympic Day June 22

Polo game to inspire ‘healthy, active lives’

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NORTH FULTON, Ga. – The spirit of the Olympic Movement will roll into North Fulton June 22, as Chukkar Farm Polo Club and Event Facility hosts an Olympic Day Polo Match with Interactive Half Time Olympic Activity for all ages in celebration of Olympic Day.

Chukkar Farm Olympic Day Polo Match will be held from 2– 4:30 p.m. at 1140 Liberty Grove Rd., Alpharetta. There will be an Interactive Half Time activity that will allow attendees to learn to swing a polo mallet and hit a polo goal as well as learn more about Olympic Ideals.

“We are excited to take part in Olympic Day and inspire kids in the Alpharetta community,” said Jack Cashin, owner of Chukkar Farm. “Chukkar Farm Polo Club is proud to support the Olympic Movement and encourage children to lead healthy, active lives.”

The Chukkar Farm event is one of more than 700 events taking place nationwide between June 14 and 30. The events, designed to engage youth and promote the ideals of the Olympic movement, feature athlete appearances, family-friendly activities and interactive learning experiences.

Around the world, more than 160 countries take part in the annual celebration. Olympic Day, created in 1948 to commemorate the birth of the modern Olympic Games, focuses on the Olympic values and ideals such as fair play, perseverance, respect and sportsmanship. In the U.S., Olympic Day events range from small gatherings to large, city-wide events.

For more information about Chukkar Farm Polo Club Olympic Day Polo Match, please contact Susan Wright, 678-899-0509 or email: wrightsusan277@gmail.com.

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Chukkar Farm Olympic Day Polo Match

2 – 4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 22, 2014

1140 Liberty Grove Rd., Alpharetta, Ga. 30004

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