Petra de Spanko

Petra de Spanko

Petra grew up in Prague, Czech Republic and started horseback riding at age 11. After finalizing her masters of science degree, she began working in the media industry. In 2000, she moved to Dubai, where she began working for ELLE Arab World. In Dubai, she dedicated her free time mainly to show jumping and cross country. In 2014, she placed second in Dubai Spinneys Cup. That same year, she started to play polo at the Dubai Polo Academy and polo became her passion. The last two years, she has participated in various polo tournaments in Dubai.