This weekend in Watermill, New York, the exceptional hotel group, St Regis Hotels and Resorts, joined the Robin Hood Foundation, New York’s largest poverty-fighting organization, for the fourth annual Piaget Hamptons Cup Polo Match. The match was captained by Nacho Figueras, the Argentine polo player who is ranked in the top 100 players in the world. Mr. Figueras is also the face of the luxury fashion brand, Polo Ralph Lauren and was voted “second most handsome man” by Vanity Fair magazine.
Nacho and his wife Delfina Blaquier, co-chaired the event along with Diana and Joe DeMenna, Lise and Michael Evans, Amanda and Glenn Fuhrman, Neil Hirsch, Philippe Leopold Metzger, Kim and Greg Lippman, Alainn and Stefano Natella, Mary Kathryn and Alex Navab and Kimberly and Viqar Shariff.
Notable VIP’s and attendees included Chris Martin, Rachel Zoe, Harley Viera Newton, Athena Calderone, Gabby Karan, Kelly Klein, Eric Rutherford and Hanneli Mustaparta.
St Regis has long been associated with the world of polo—from the beginning of the last century when St Regis’ founding family, the Astors, were a prominent fixture in the matches on Manhattan’s Governor’s Island. The association continues today expanding around the world alongside the brand’s growth and the past few years have seen St. Regis hosting spirited polo matches in the United Kingdom, United States, Jaipur, Singapore, and South America among other global destinations.
The St Regis Hotels and Resorts are committed to delivering an exceptional hotel experiences and have over 30 hotels worldwide. Since the opening of the St. Regis Hotel in New York City over a century ago the brand has remained committed to an uncompromising level of service for its guests and plans to expand its legacy to include debuts in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East in the near future.