THE USPA WHO WE ARE The sport of polo is a team sport unlike any other that showcases the powerful bond between the player and their equine partner. One of the oldest team sports, every game is an exhilarating display of horsepower, athleticism and control. The United States Polo Association® is the official governing body of the sport of polo in the United States. Founded in 1890, the USPA promotes the game of polo and coordinates the activities of its member clubs and registered players. The sport of polo inspires a way of life characterized not only by its competitive players, but also by the classic, high-quality style of the clothing they wear. The U.S. Polo Assn. brand speaks to what is authentic about the sport, honors the tradition of polo and fosters an inclusive environment, where everyone is invited to be a part of this extraordinary sport.