Welcome to Wellington Polo!



Wellington Photo is an online media source presenting exciting hi-res photo coverage from multiple angles of the 2018 high-goal polo season taking place at the International Polo Club Palm Beach in Wellington, Florida. The Herbie Pennell Cup ended the 2017 year but got the 2018 season started at IPC. The 2018 year started with the 20-goal Joe Barry Memorial Cup and continues with the 20-goal Ylvisaker Cup.
The recent 2017 high-goal season in Buenos Aires, Argentina is complete. Enjoy our full coverage of the Triple Crown which finished with the 124 Palermo Argentine Open Polo Championships, the most important rated polo tournaments in the world.

Enjoy taking a look at the recent UK Queen's Cup coverage and the 2017 U.S Triple Crown Polo tournaments played in Wellington, FL. Be sure to check out our all of our previous polo coverage dating back to 2006 featuring highlights of high-goal polo from around the world: Wellington, FL (USA), UK, Spain & Argentina.

Updated February 23rd, 2018

'The 20-goal Ylvisaker Cup Final is Sunday February 25th at IPC!
Tonkawa takes the win in the 20-goal Joe Barry Memorial January 28th at IPC!

Follow us on Twitter @WellingtonPolo for Updates on all High-goal Polo
that We Cover!
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Wellington Polo's Photo Pic of the Week:
Semifinalists GSA & Valiente Advance to the
20-Goal Ylvisaker Cup Final at IPC!

GSA & Valiente won their semifinal matches and will face each other in Sunday's 3pm February 25, 2018 Final of the USPA 20-goal Ylvisaker Cup at IPC.


  • February 1-25 USPA 20-goal Ylvisaker Cup at IPC: 13 Teams entered, 2 Teams remain, GSA and Valiente who will battle for the win of the final on Sunday February 25, 2018 at IPC's Field 1 (Engel & Volkers) at 3pm. Be sure to be there early to catch all of the action and enjoy an exciting final in Wellington's high-goal polo.

  • January 28, 2018 USPA 20-goal Joe Barry Memorial: Tonkawa took the win in the 2018 Joe Barry final at IPC, defeating Modere 12-9 in an exciting finish. Both teams entered the final undefeated and kept fans excited thoughout the game. Sapo Caset was named the MVP and Hilario Ulloa's (Modere) mare 'Lavinia Castellana' was awarded the Best Playing Pony honors. Visit our 2018 Joe Barry Memorial page for the calendar, team details, results & photos of the games we cover.
  • December 31, 2017 IPC Herbie Pennell Cup: The winter high-goal season at the International Polo Club Palm Beach in Wellington, FL gets underway New Year's Eve with the final of the 20-goal Herbie Pennell Cup. Coca-Cola and Tackeria will face each other in the IPC Sunday Polo season opener. Visit our new Herbie Pennell Cup page for team details followed by results and photos following the final.

    December 31, 2017: Team Tackeria claims the opening win of the 2018 high-goal season at IPC and closes out
    2017 with polo excitement!

  • December 2, 2017 124 Argentine Palermo Open HSBC: The final was epic with Ellerstina Johor and La Dolfina Sancor Seguros battling it out into the supplementary overtime chukker. It was Juan Martin Nero who took the ball through the goal for La Dolfina and clenching their 5x victory for a 14-13 win of the Palermo HSBC final. Be sure to visit our 124 Argentine Palermo Open HSBC page for team details, results & photos by Oscar Fridman - all video slideshows from every game in this most important polo tournament in the world have been added.

    Dec. 2, 2017: La Dolfina Sancor Seguros wins the 124 Argentine Palermo Open HSBC, 5x Champions!



























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World Polo Rankings
December 2017 

1. Cambiaso, Adolfo

2217

2. Pieres, Facundo

1885

3. Nero, Juan Martin

1662

4. Pieres Jr., Gonzalo

1473

5. Stirling Jr., David 'Pelon'

1449

6. Mac Donough, Pablo

1388

7. Pieres, Nicolas

1200

8. Cavanagh, Diego Tomas

929

9. Pieres, Pablo (Polito)

898


10.
Andrade, Rodrigo

778

The complete list of the Polo Player Rankings
can be found at www.WorldPoloTour.com


View our Photo Art

Best Playing Pony Pic:
"You can't get to the ball without a good polo pony"

December 2, 2017: Best Playing Pony 'La Dolfina Cuataera B09', played by Adolfo Cambiaso in the
124 Palermo Argentine Open HSBC Polo Championship
in Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Wellington Photo is an online media source presenting coverage of the high goal polo season in the Wellington, FL equestrian community. We capture the true essence of Horse Sport Photography having over 30 years of Equine Experience as a Horse Owner / Trainer.

Celebrating our 12th year, Wellington Polo has been capturing polo since 2004 &
provides Exciting Polo Photo coverage for viewing pleasure.
Our goal is to promotes the fun & excitement that all levels of polo have to offer.
The current 2017 winter polo season has a full schedule of tournaments ranging in all levels of skill,
allowing for many moments of enjoyable polo. Although Wellington Polo concentrates their efforts on the high-goal season at the International Polo Club, we are still available for any of the polo
leagues & tournaments from the Wellington, FL area to Vero Beach, FL during the winter months &
Worldwide during the Summer & Fall.
Please contact us for details on how our photography team can capture your team's polo action.

In addition to Photos, Wellington Photo may be commissioned for Original or digital Equestrian art,
Professional Quality Tournament Photo Books from pocket-sized to large table books, video editing &
all
Graphic-Web related services. Let us take your photos to the next level of enjoyment!

Wellington Photo specializes in Commercial Equestrian Photography & Videography
(Stallions /sales horses /Farm) & Event Coverage (Polo, Dressage, Jumpers)


Follow us on Twitter @WellingtonPolo
2017-2016 Polo News:
Guards Polo Club
UK


June 18, 2017

20-Goal Cartier Queen's Cup:


Ten teams competed for the coveted Queen's Cup at
Guards Polo Club, but it came down to
RH Polo who won the final.


Visit our 2017 Queen's Cup page for all Tournament details


June 18, 2017: Adolfo Cambiaso takes a 10th time win besides the winning
RH Polo Team in the
22-goal Cartier Queen's Cup final at Guards Polo Club.
Photo by Images of Polo.
International Polo Club
Wellington, FL


April 5-25, 2017

USPA 26-goal U.S. Open Polo Championships:

The Valiente team made history as they completed
their 3rd win in Polo's U.S. Triple Crown with a victory
in the rescheduled final of the
113th USPA 26-goal U.S. Open Polo Championship
after defeating Orchard Hill in Overtime in one of the
best games played in years. The last time there was a
Triple Crown victory was when Adolfo Cambiaso
played for the Crab Orchard team in 2008.
Please visit our 113th US Open Polo 2017 page for all
of our photo coverage & more!

International Polo Club
Wellington, FL

April 30, 2017:
 
Team USA takes the win over Team Mexico in the
FIP Zone A Championship;
they earn their ticket to Australia to compete in the
FIP World Championships!

Click Here to View all Photos!

International Polo Club
Wellington, FL


April 2, 2017
26-goal Butler Handicap:

Coca-Cola claimed the 1st win of this inaugural
stand-alone 26-goal tournament defeating FlexJet.
This tournament has previously been played as a
subsidiary cup but originally as a stand-alone
tournament founded by Paul Butler of Oakbrook.
Read more & see our photo coverage at our
2017 Butler Handicap Page by clicking here.

International Polo Club
Wellington, FL


March 26th, 2017
USPA 26-Goal Gold Cup

Valiente and Coca-Cola met up in the final of the
USPA Gold Cup played on the
Engel & Volkers field at IPC.
Valiente defeated Coca-Cola 9-6
claiming their
2nd win of the 26-goal Triple Crown Polo Tournaments
 played only in Wellington, FL.

Adolfo Cambiaso named the MVP & his gelding
Chocolate was awarded the Best Playing Pony honors.
Visit our 2017 Gold Cup page for team details,
schedule, results and our
photo coverage of this exciting final!


March 26, 2017: The Valiente Polo Team claims the 2nd win of the
Triple Crown in Sunday's 26-goal Gold Cup final at IPC.

International Polo Club
Wellington, FL





March 12th, 2017
20-goal Iglehart Cup:




Equine Liquid Biocell took on La Indiana and won
t
he final by a narrow margin, 11-10.
Read more at our 2017 Iglehart Cup page
with results and photos of the final.



International Polo Club
Wellington, FL


March 5th, 2017
26-goal CV Whitney Cup:

There were 3 teams entered in the 1st of the
26-goal Triple Crown polo tournaments played at
International Polo Club.

After 2 rounds of play, Valiente and Orchard Hill,
2 equally impressive teams, faced each other in
Sunday's windy final.
Both teams played superb and gave spectators the
true taste of polo action but it was Valiente who
out-strategized the Orchard Hill team,
with the final score 14-11.

Matias Zavaleta was named the MVP;
'Sugar' played by Adolfo Cambiaso was awarded
the Best Playing Pony honors.
 
Visit our 2017 USPA 26-goal CV Whitney Cup page
for all team details, results and photos.



March 5, 2017: The Valiente team, Adolfo Cambiaso, Diego Cavanagh,
Bob Jornayvez & Matias Torres Zavaleta with the C.V. Whitney Cup at IPC.
Guards Polo Club
UK
Cartier Queens Cup

June 11, 2016:
 
Dubai takes the win of the
22-goal Cartier Queens Cup at Guards Polo, UK,

defeating a talented La Indiana team by a 1-goal
margin that was attained in the final
seconds.
Julian De Luserreta was named the MVP and
Chapa Volcan was awarded the

Best Playing Pony honors.

The winners of the 2016 Cartier Queen's Cup, Dubai
(L to R)-Kian Hall, Rashid Albwardy, Adolfo Cambiaso and Juan Martin Nero

at Guards Polo Club, UK. Photo courtesy of Pololine.

May 4, 2016:
Visit Our Online Photo Coverage:
Gallery of Sentebale game coverage

To read more about the May 4, 2016 event Visit our
2016 Sentebale Royal Salute Page

Prince Harry along with Sentebale Ambassadors
Nacho Figueras, Malcolm Borwick and Nic Roldan,
were in Wellington to play an invitation-only
Sentebale Royal Salute charity match at the
Valiente Farm, Wednesday May 4th, 2016.

May 4, 2016 Prince Harry & Nacho Figueras playing for the
Sentebale Royal Salute Cup at Valiente Farm in Wellington, FL.

Special Report - Argentina
December 16, 2014:
 
Adolfo Cambiaso received the highest honors today
and giving a big boost for the sport of polo as he was
awarded the Golden Olimpia Award for Sportsman of
the Year in Argentina.

This is the 2nd time in the history of the
Golden Olimpia Awards that a polo player has
received these honors.

Adolfo Cambiaso is also recognized as the
Top-ranked polo player in the world.
Congratulations Adolfo Cambiaso!

Adolfo Cambiaso receives the 2014 Golden Olimpia Award for Sportsman of the year.
Photo by PoloPlus10

In Memory
June, 2014:




We are saddened to learn of the passing of Javier Novillo Astrada - Our
thoughts & prayers are with his entire family & the polo community.

Javier Novillo Astrada, moments from the 2012 International Polo Club
high-goal season with the Las Monjitas Polo Team.


In Memory





February 25, 2014:


It is with great sadness & a heavy heart that we say
our prayers on the passing of legendary polo player
Carlos Gracida.

Carlos Gracida suffered a tragic
life-ending fall in Tuesday's February 25, 2014
medium-goal Freebooter's Classic at
Everglades Polo Club.

He was recently inducted into the
Polo Hall of Fame in 2012 & is known to have more
tournament wins than any other polo player.
Carlos lived in Palm Beach County & was very active
with fund raising projects & benefits
along with being a super role model to
aspiring athletes around the world.

He will be deeply missed by all whose lives he touched.


Carlos Gracida, legendary polo player, passed away February 25, 2014
from a tragic polo accident


2013 Polo News:

May 7, 2013:
 

International Polo Club Palm Beach
wins the prestigious Providencia Award from the
Palm Beach County Convention & Visitor's Bureau
for their outstanding contribution of
tourism generated in Palm Beach County.
Click Here to read the full press release.


John Wash, President of International Polo Club Palm Beach receives the
2013 annual Providencia Award from Jorge Pesquera,
CEO of the Palm Beach County Convention & Visitor's Bureau

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Wellington Photo is an online media source presenting coverage of the high goal polo season in the Wellington, FL equestrian community. We capture the true essence of Horse Sport Photography having over 30 years of Equine Experience as a Horse Owner / Trainer. Wellington Polo provides Exciting Polo Photo coverage for viewing pleasure which further promotes the fun & excitement that all levels of polo have to offer.
As did previous years, the 2017 winter polo season had a full schedule of enjoyable polo tournaments ranging in all levels of skill. Although Wellington Photo concentrates their efforts on the high goal season at the International Polo Club, we are still available for any of the polo leagues & tournaments from the Wellington, FL area to Vero Beach, Florida during the winter months & Worldwide during the Summer & Fall. Please contact us for details on how our photography team can capture your team's polo action or how we can take your photos to the next level of presentation in one of our custom made photo-books available in all styles & sizes.

In addition to Photos, Wellington Photo may be commissioned for Original or digital Equestrian art, Professional Quality Tournament Photo Books from pocket-sized to large table books & all Graphic-Web related services. Let us take your photos to the next level of enjoyment!

Wellington Photo specializes in Commercial Equestrian Photography, Video Editing & Book Making
(Stallions/sales horses/Farm) & Event Coverage (Polo, Dressage, Jumpers)

Updated February 23rd, 2018