The City of Buenos Aires features a deeply rooted sports tradition. By the end of the XIX century the first sports clubs and federations started to emerge and they were directly associated with football, tennis and rugby sports.
Car Race: Autódromo Municipal Oscar Alfredo Gálvez (Race Track) (Presidente Julio Argentino Roca Avenue, Lugano district).
Horse Race: Hipódromo Argentino de Palermo (Racetrack (4101 Del Libertador Avenue).
Football:River Plate, Boca Juniors, San Lorenzo, Velez Sársfield, Argentinos Juniors and Huracán. The local championship is one of the most important in the world. First Division Matches are played from Fridays to Sundays.
Golf: Golf Club Lagos de Palermo (Palermo Lakes) (between Ernesto Tornquist Avenue and Olleros Av., Palermo), Club Ciudad de Buenos Aires (7501 Del Libertador Avenue, Núñez) and Golf Club José Jurado (5025 Coronel Roca Av., Lugano district).
Polo:In November the Polo Open takes place at the Argentine Polo Field (Campo Argentino de Polo) (Between Del Libertador Avenue and Dorrego, Palermo area)
Rugby:For further information on rugby clubs and dates and times please resort towww.urba.org.ar
Tennis:Buenos Aires Open, Copa Davis takes place in February at the Aires Lawn Tennis Club.1510 Olleros Avenue, Palermo area.