Boat races replace Thailand’s elephant polo tournament

Boat races replace Thailand’s elephant polo tournament

Thailand’s annual elephant polo tournament might have passed into the annals of history, but that hasn’t put an end to Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas support for Thailand’s elephants. Cancelled last year in the wake of public uproar after animal rights group PETA Asia released video showing  Thai mahouts at the event using banned bullhooks […]

Polo tourney raises more cash to help Thailand elephants (gallery)

Polo tourney raises more cash to help Thailand elephants (gallery)

The thundering sound of running pachyderms has been reverberating around Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort over the weekend signalling Thailand’s annual jumbo corporate social responsibility (CSR) event of the year,  the Anantara Resorts/ King’s Cup Elephant Polo tournament. Held for the 15th year, the annual King’s Cup Elephant Polo tournament raises money to provide aid and […]

2017 King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament To Kick Off March 9 (video)

Thailand’s annual jumbo corporate social responsibility (CSR) event of the year, the annual King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament, will be held on the banks of the Chao Phraya River next to Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort between March 9th and 12th. Held for the past 14 years, the 2017 King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament will be […]