|16 March 2021, Dubai, UAE: Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club is proud to open its first equestrian focused retail store in cooperation with Black Hound Sports – a globally recognized sporting brand, specializing in custom apparel and team shirts made in England.|
The Black Hound Sports shop, located inside Al Habtoor Polo Resort hotel, will have an array of bespoke polo related items offers that is favored by players around the globe. For the true polo fanatic, the shop will carry a limited line of team branded merchandise of several polo teams in the region. In addition, riders from all levels of experience can find select equestrian sporting gear such riding boots, helmets, polo mallets and more.
Mr. Mohammed Al Habtoor, Vice-Chairman and CEO of Al Habtoor Group said, “I have envisioned and had brought forth a world class equestrian themed development in the UAE that exudes luxury and high standards in every aspect of Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club. Having a retail shop that caters to the need of every rider in terms of high quality products that will assist and enhance their performance in their chosen equestrian sport, rounds up the whole experience of the clients of the Club.”
ABOUT BLACK HOUND SPORTS
Founded in 2014, Black Hound Sports is worn by the world’s best players both on and off the pitch, making the hound logo one of the most synonymous in polo. From La Dolfina to Murus Sanctus, Habtoor and Park Place, the innovative and high quality products are favoured by teams all over the globe as their go to for team branding.
Being well received by the polo community the brand expanded into a retail clothing, the offering of casual but contemporary items for off the pitch has grown rapidly over the years. A world class design team uses state of the art technology and the highest quality sustainable materials to create the most intricate designs without compromising on practicality or quality.
Black Hound Sports is a brand for future generations of polo players to come.
ABOUT AL HABTOOR POLO RESORT AND CLUB
The Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club is a state-of-the-art polo and equestrian community devoted to equine sports. It is a unique landmark and a highly desirable place to live. The Habtoor Polo Resort is the centrepiece of this upmarket resort. Set in more than six million square feet of land, the Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club consists of 122 villas for lease, branded luxury homes, four polo fields, a riding school with show jumping and dressage arenas and 520 modern stables. The Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club is the home ground for the Dubai Polo Gold Cup Series and plays host to various international-standard polo tournaments throughout the year firmly sealing Dubai’s position as a leading polo destination.