Governors Island Hosts Polo Matches
John Jacob Astor IV opens the first St. Regis hotel in New York in 1904. The Astors, along with other members of New York high society, attend polo matches on Governors Island, a small island off the coast of the island of Manhattan, with polo players and spectators often staying at the hotel.
The Association Between St. Regis & Polo is Revived
St. Regis brings its style and sophistication to Bridgehampton Polo with a day of celebration and festivities, creating a unique summer experience in the Hamptons hosted by Brooke Shields.
St. Regis Polo Established
St. Regis is asked to participate in the Governors Island polo match, where the brand was introduced to Nacho Figueras. St. Regis Hotels & Resorts continues to establish St. Regis Polo in destinations like England, Singapore, Aspen, and Abu Dhabi.
First-Ever St. Regis Connoisseur
To strengthen its commitment to the sport of polo, St. Regis selects celebrated Argentinian polo player Nacho Figueras as the first-ever St. Regis Connoisseur.
The St. Regis Polo Club
In 2017, St. Regis debuted its first polo resort globally with the opening of The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club. Featuring four polo fields, the resort complements Dubai’s standing within the global polo circuit and St. Regis’s rich polo history.