Entertainment 22 Nov 2018

Enjoy the ASB Classic in poolside luxury with Moët & Chandon

by Rhonda Karl
Enjoy the ASB Classic in poolside luxury with Moët & Chandon

Tennis fans will be able to enjoy a luxury poolside experience at the 2019 ASB Classic with the introduction of the Moët & Chandon Racquet Club.

The perfect spot to watch all your favourite tennis superstars while enjoying Moët & Chandon and a delicious menu curated by celebrity chef Martin Bosley, the Moët & Chandon Racquet Club will be located to the center of the tournament’s entertainment precinct, The Serve, and will be spread across two levels with an upper dining and bar level set under al fresco pergolas and a lower poolside area.

The premium poolside oasis offers guests the chance to indulge in VIP cabanas to enjoy a truly luxury experience, complete with a ‘press for champagne’ button to order bottles of Moët & Chandon direct to your poolside cabana.

“We’re excited to launch the brand-new Moët & Chandon Racquet Club at this year’s ASB Classic. The space is bigger than ever before and introduces the ASB Classic’s first ever luxurious poolside area, set to be a fan favourite,” says Ali Campbell, Senior Brand Manager of Moët & Chandon.

Champagne and tennis fans alike will be able to delight in the glamourous Moët Ice inspired events taking place within the Moët & Chandon Racquet Club during the ASB Classic. With Moët Ice being the drink of summer, the Moët Ice Event Series will have a chic all-white theme, with all attendees encouraged to don their best tennis whites for a day of champagne, exciting entertainment and great tennis.

“Proving to be quite the highlight on the ASB Classic calendar, we are thrilled to be able to build and amplify past year’s Moët Ice Lunch and introduce an exciting new Moët Ice pool party to the mix. It is the perfect way to celebrate two weeks of exceptional tennis, and fully enjoy the tournaments top-class off-court experience” says Campbell.

Moët is excited to introduce the stylish Moët Ice Tennis Lunch in collaboration with Working Style and Superette. Set to take place just before the centre court action starts on Saturday January 5th, the lunch will offer guests a fresh summer menu designed by Martin Bosley that completely complements Moët Ice; all while enjoying a fashion show with local-favorites Working Style & Superette. The brands will showcase their summer collections inspiring fashion lovers with a playful poolside runway show.

“As a partner of the ASB Classic, Working Style is thrilled to collaborate with Moët & Chandon and Superette on this exciting event,” says Chris Dobbs, Managing Director of Working Style. “Tennis is synonymous with summer fashion, so this is the perfect way to showcase our summer designs, while enjoying a day of outstanding Tennis, food and of course champagne to match”.

Moët will also host a Moët Ice Pool Party where tennis fans can enjoy a casual afternoon of champagne, music and fun with a poolside party featuring live DJ. The Moët Ice Pool Party will take place on Friday January 11th and guests will have the chance to purchase exclusive packages to reserve VIP poolside cabanas.


The Moët & Chandon Racquet Club is set to rival some of the hottest poolside clubs from around the globe thanks to a curated menu by celebrity chef Martin Bosley. With its upper level restaurant and bar area featuring al fresco pergolas bringing incredible indoor-outdoor flow to the club for all guests. A few hero temptation items from the menu include cedar planked salmon, a selection of artisan platters and a Kapiti cherry bomb desert to top it all off.

The Moët & Chandon Racquet Club at the ASB Classic can be accessed by all tickets and ground pass holder. Please note the Moët Ice Poolside level is R18+.