Category Archives: Polo

FIP-Presidents-Report from Santiago Chile for the FIP 10th World Championship

Amidst much preparation for this event, the teams arrived from USA, Brasil, Argentina, England and Pakistan to be welcomed at the host Hotel Radisson in Santiago where all are to be based for the duration of the games .  Of course the host Nation, Chilean Team are already here in situ. [caption id="attachment_3587" align="alignleft" width="300"]…
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Chukka break with Marcial Socas

How did you get involved in polo? Having been born and raised on a farm in Cañuelas established by my great grandfather in the 1800's, I grew up in an environment where polo was a family sport. My grandfather got involved in polo together with his children, Angel and Tomas de Estrada. I started riding…
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The Wimbledon of Snow Polo is poised for new highlights

With the first polo tournament on Lake St Moritz 30 years back, Reto Gaudenzi created a social and sporting mega event that turned his Engadin home town into the number one global winter attraction for snow polo lovers. Despite the fact that over the last years, snow polo tournaments have sprung up like mushrooms all…
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Humanitarian and medical help

Prince Harry played for the Sentebale Huntsman Team against Argentinean Nacho Figueras, Sentebale Ambassador, St. Regis Connoisseur, and captain of the St. Regis Team. British Royal Prince Harry led his polo team to victory, scoring 5-4 on account of his Charity Sentebale. The winning team was presented with the Sentebale Polo Cup trophy by jeweller…
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